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The Resource Dry borders : great natural reserves of the Sonoran desert, Richard Stephen Felger and Bill Broyles, editors

Dry borders : great natural reserves of the Sonoran desert, Richard Stephen Felger and Bill Broyles, editors

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Dry borders : great natural reserves of the Sonoran desert
Title
Dry borders
Title remainder
great natural reserves of the Sonoran desert
Statement of responsibility
Richard Stephen Felger and Bill Broyles, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
508.72/17
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QH104.5.S58
LC item number
D79 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dry borders : great natural reserves of the Sonoran desert, Richard Stephen Felger and Bill Broyles, editors
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip061/2005028165.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Last call : leaving something behind / Charles Bowden": p. 571-573
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 681-748) and index
Contents
  • 2.
  • Last call : leaving something behind / {u01C2}r Charles Bowden
  • [pt]. 6.
  • Place-names
  • 38.
  • Changing place-names in El Pinacate / {u01C2}r Julian D. Hayden
  • 39.
  • Our grand desert : a gazetteer / {u01C2}r Bill Broyles, {u01C2}r Luke Evans, {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger,
  • and {u01C2}r Gary Paul Nabhan -- {u01C2}r References
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Remote sensing of the arid borderland / {u01C2}r Kevin C. Horstman
  • 3.
  • A geologic tour of the dry borders region / {u01C2}r Peter L. Kresan
  • 4.
  • Airing out the desert basement : the physical geography of the Sonoran Desert National Monument / {u01C2}r Kathryn Mauz
  • 5.
  • Confessions of a repeat photographer / {u01C2}r Raymond M. Turner
  • 6.
  • Ice ages in the Sonoran Desert : pinyon pines and Joshua trees in the dry borders region / {u01C2}r Thomas R. Van Devender
  • List of color illustrations
  • [pt]. 2.
  • People of the place
  • 7.
  • Growing up at the Big Horn / {u01C2}r Anita Bender McGee
  • and {u01C2}r Letty Bender Hofstra
  • 8.
  • A trip to Laguna Prieta / {u01C2}r Julian D. Hayden
  • 9.
  • Afield with desert scientists / {u01C2}r Tad Nichols
  • 10.
  • Foreword : the desert inside us
  • El viento negro : a saga of the Sonora-Baja California Railroad / {u01C2}r Guillermo Munro Palacio
  • 11.
  • Sing the river / {u01C2}r Anita Alvarez Williams
  • 12.
  • Campfires and field notes / {u01C2}r Norman M. Simmons
  • and {u01C2}r Hilah Simmons
  • 13.
  • Godfrey Sykes and the Hilda / {u01C2}r Diane Boyer
  • 14.
  • Native peoples of the dry borders region / {u01C2}r Bill Broyles, {u01C2}r Adrianne G. Rankin
  • Peface
  • and {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger
  • 15.
  • Living resources at the Center of the Sonoran Desert : regional uses of plants and animals by Native Americans / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger
  • [pt]. 3.
  • The desert
  • 16.
  • A botanist's view of the center of the universe / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger
  • 17.
  • Botanical diversity of southwestern Arizona and northwestern Sonora / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger, {u01C2}r Susan Rutman, {u01C2}r Michael F. Wilson,
  • and {u01C2}r Kathryn Mauz
  • [pt]. 1.
  • 18.
  • Mammals of the Sonoran Desert borderland reserves / {u01C2}r Robert S. Henry
  • 19.
  • Birds of Arizona's southwestern borderland / {u01C2}r David J. Griffin
  • 20.
  • Long-nosed bats and white-winged doves : travels and tribulations of two migrant pollinators / {u01C2}r Carlos Martińez del Rio
  • 21.
  • Reptiles and amphibians of arid southwestern Arizona and northwestern Sonora / {u01C2}r Philip C. Rosen
  • 22.
  • Amphibians of Vekol Valley / {u01C2}r Erik F. Enderson
  • The place
  • and {u01C2}r Robert L. Bezy
  • 23.
  • From the ground up : biological soil crusts in the Sonoran Desert / {u01C2}r Jayne Belnap
  • [pt]. 4.
  • The gulf and the river
  • 24.
  • Wine of the river / {u01C2}r Sandy Lanham
  • 25.
  • New life for the Colorado River Delta / {u01C2}r Edward P. Glenn
  • and {u01C2}r Pamela L. Nagler
  • 1.
  • 26.
  • Marine fishes of the Upper Gulf Biosphere Reserve, northern Gulf of California / {u01C2}r Philip A. Hastings
  • and {u01C2}r Lloyd T. Findley
  • 27.
  • Hovering over the Alto Golfo : the status and conservation of birds from the Rió Colorado to the Gran Desierto / {u01C2}r Osvel Hinojosa-Huerta, {u01C2}r Jaqueline Garciá-Hernańdez, {u01C2}r Yamilett Carrillo-Guerrero,
  • and {u01C2}r Enrique Zamora-Hernańdez -- 0
  • 28.
  • Aquatic mammals of the northern Sea of Cortez and Colorado River Delta / {u01C2}r Carlos J. Navarro-Serment
  • 29.
  • Invertebrate biodiversity in the northern Gulf of California / {u01C2}r Richard C. Brusca
  • Six grand reserves, one grand desert / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger, {u01C2}r Bill Broyles, {u01C2}r Michael F. Wilson, {u01C2}r Gary Paul Nabhan,
  • 30.
  • Sea turtles and the Alto Golfo : a struggle for survival / {u01C2}r Jeffrey A. Seminoff
  • and {u01C2}r Wallace J. Nichols
  • 31.
  • In search of el burro, the tidal bore of the Rió Colorado Delta / {u01C2}r Steve Nelson
  • [pt]. 5.
  • Conservation
  • 32.
  • Sonoran Desert National Park / {u01C2}r Stewart L. Udall
  • 33.
  • and {u01C2}r Dale S. Turner
  • Conservation and landscape transformation in northwestern Mexico / {u01C2}r Alberto Buŕquez
  • and {u01C2}r Angelina Martińez-Yriźar
  • 34.
  • Growing a conservation community : the CEDO story / {u01C2}r Peggy J. Turk Boyer
  • 35.
  • Cooperation across borders : a brief history of Sonoran Desert conservation beyond boundaries / {u01C2}r Wendy Laird Benner, {u01C2}r Joaquin Murrieta-Saldivar
  • and {u01C2}r John Shepard
  • 36.
  • Vertebrates of the Rió Colorado : what can be done? / {u01C2}r Eric Mellink
  • 37.
Control code
62085339
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xvi, 799 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780874808186
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005028165
Note
  • Library's copies 2-3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-089). From the library of Charles Bowden. Paperbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)62085339
Label
Dry borders : great natural reserves of the Sonoran desert, Richard Stephen Felger and Bill Broyles, editors
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip061/2005028165.html
Publication
Note
"Last call : leaving something behind / Charles Bowden": p. 571-573
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 681-748) and index
Contents
  • 2.
  • Last call : leaving something behind / {u01C2}r Charles Bowden
  • [pt]. 6.
  • Place-names
  • 38.
  • Changing place-names in El Pinacate / {u01C2}r Julian D. Hayden
  • 39.
  • Our grand desert : a gazetteer / {u01C2}r Bill Broyles, {u01C2}r Luke Evans, {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger,
  • and {u01C2}r Gary Paul Nabhan -- {u01C2}r References
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Remote sensing of the arid borderland / {u01C2}r Kevin C. Horstman
  • 3.
  • A geologic tour of the dry borders region / {u01C2}r Peter L. Kresan
  • 4.
  • Airing out the desert basement : the physical geography of the Sonoran Desert National Monument / {u01C2}r Kathryn Mauz
  • 5.
  • Confessions of a repeat photographer / {u01C2}r Raymond M. Turner
  • 6.
  • Ice ages in the Sonoran Desert : pinyon pines and Joshua trees in the dry borders region / {u01C2}r Thomas R. Van Devender
  • List of color illustrations
  • [pt]. 2.
  • People of the place
  • 7.
  • Growing up at the Big Horn / {u01C2}r Anita Bender McGee
  • and {u01C2}r Letty Bender Hofstra
  • 8.
  • A trip to Laguna Prieta / {u01C2}r Julian D. Hayden
  • 9.
  • Afield with desert scientists / {u01C2}r Tad Nichols
  • 10.
  • Foreword : the desert inside us
  • El viento negro : a saga of the Sonora-Baja California Railroad / {u01C2}r Guillermo Munro Palacio
  • 11.
  • Sing the river / {u01C2}r Anita Alvarez Williams
  • 12.
  • Campfires and field notes / {u01C2}r Norman M. Simmons
  • and {u01C2}r Hilah Simmons
  • 13.
  • Godfrey Sykes and the Hilda / {u01C2}r Diane Boyer
  • 14.
  • Native peoples of the dry borders region / {u01C2}r Bill Broyles, {u01C2}r Adrianne G. Rankin
  • Peface
  • and {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger
  • 15.
  • Living resources at the Center of the Sonoran Desert : regional uses of plants and animals by Native Americans / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger
  • [pt]. 3.
  • The desert
  • 16.
  • A botanist's view of the center of the universe / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger
  • 17.
  • Botanical diversity of southwestern Arizona and northwestern Sonora / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger, {u01C2}r Susan Rutman, {u01C2}r Michael F. Wilson,
  • and {u01C2}r Kathryn Mauz
  • [pt]. 1.
  • 18.
  • Mammals of the Sonoran Desert borderland reserves / {u01C2}r Robert S. Henry
  • 19.
  • Birds of Arizona's southwestern borderland / {u01C2}r David J. Griffin
  • 20.
  • Long-nosed bats and white-winged doves : travels and tribulations of two migrant pollinators / {u01C2}r Carlos Martińez del Rio
  • 21.
  • Reptiles and amphibians of arid southwestern Arizona and northwestern Sonora / {u01C2}r Philip C. Rosen
  • 22.
  • Amphibians of Vekol Valley / {u01C2}r Erik F. Enderson
  • The place
  • and {u01C2}r Robert L. Bezy
  • 23.
  • From the ground up : biological soil crusts in the Sonoran Desert / {u01C2}r Jayne Belnap
  • [pt]. 4.
  • The gulf and the river
  • 24.
  • Wine of the river / {u01C2}r Sandy Lanham
  • 25.
  • New life for the Colorado River Delta / {u01C2}r Edward P. Glenn
  • and {u01C2}r Pamela L. Nagler
  • 1.
  • 26.
  • Marine fishes of the Upper Gulf Biosphere Reserve, northern Gulf of California / {u01C2}r Philip A. Hastings
  • and {u01C2}r Lloyd T. Findley
  • 27.
  • Hovering over the Alto Golfo : the status and conservation of birds from the Rió Colorado to the Gran Desierto / {u01C2}r Osvel Hinojosa-Huerta, {u01C2}r Jaqueline Garciá-Hernańdez, {u01C2}r Yamilett Carrillo-Guerrero,
  • and {u01C2}r Enrique Zamora-Hernańdez -- 0
  • 28.
  • Aquatic mammals of the northern Sea of Cortez and Colorado River Delta / {u01C2}r Carlos J. Navarro-Serment
  • 29.
  • Invertebrate biodiversity in the northern Gulf of California / {u01C2}r Richard C. Brusca
  • Six grand reserves, one grand desert / {u01C2}r Richard Stephen Felger, {u01C2}r Bill Broyles, {u01C2}r Michael F. Wilson, {u01C2}r Gary Paul Nabhan,
  • 30.
  • Sea turtles and the Alto Golfo : a struggle for survival / {u01C2}r Jeffrey A. Seminoff
  • and {u01C2}r Wallace J. Nichols
  • 31.
  • In search of el burro, the tidal bore of the Rió Colorado Delta / {u01C2}r Steve Nelson
  • [pt]. 5.
  • Conservation
  • 32.
  • Sonoran Desert National Park / {u01C2}r Stewart L. Udall
  • 33.
  • and {u01C2}r Dale S. Turner
  • Conservation and landscape transformation in northwestern Mexico / {u01C2}r Alberto Buŕquez
  • and {u01C2}r Angelina Martińez-Yriźar
  • 34.
  • Growing a conservation community : the CEDO story / {u01C2}r Peggy J. Turk Boyer
  • 35.
  • Cooperation across borders : a brief history of Sonoran Desert conservation beyond boundaries / {u01C2}r Wendy Laird Benner, {u01C2}r Joaquin Murrieta-Saldivar
  • and {u01C2}r John Shepard
  • 36.
  • Vertebrates of the Rió Colorado : what can be done? / {u01C2}r Eric Mellink
  • 37.
Control code
62085339
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xvi, 799 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780874808186
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005028165
Note
  • Library's copies 2-3 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-089). From the library of Charles Bowden. Paperbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)62085339

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