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The desert islands of Mexico's Sea of Cortez / Stewart Aitchison

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Author:
Aitchison, Stewart W  Search this
Physical description:
x, 103 p. : col. ill., map ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
California, Gulf of, Region
Baja California (Peninsula)
California, Gulf of, Region (Mexico)
California, Gulf of (Mexico)
Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula)
Date:
2010
C2010
Contents:
Introduction -- The big split : the geologic origin of the gulf and its islands -- Lessons from Anak Krakatoa : an introduction to island biogeography -- Mexico's Galápagos : island life -- Flying card tables and breaching buses : life around the islands -- Vanishing vaquitas and burning deserts : threatened ecosystems
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Environmental degradation  Search this
Desert ecology  Search this
Island ecology  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1031004