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Main Title Empty ocean : plundering the world's marine life /
Author Ellis, Richard
Publisher Island Press/Shearwater Books,
Place Published Washington, DC :
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 52149302
Subject Added Ent Marine animals; Endangered species
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
ERAM QL121.E5794 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/04/2004
Collation xiv, 367 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-350).
Contents Notes Gray whales in the Atlantic. Emptying the ocean. Decline of the fisheries -- The plight of the sea turtles -- Missing marine birds. Killing the marine mammals. Steller's legacy -- Slaughter of the southern seals -- Lions and elephants -- Seals -- Little cetaceans in peril -- The tuna-porpoise "problem" -- The hunting of whales. Ecology in trouble. What is killing the coral reefs? -- Deepwater corals -- Biological invaders. Is this the end?
PUB Date Free Form c2003.
BIB Level m
LCCN 2003002077
ISBN 1559639741 (alk. paper)
OCLC Time Stamp 20040602110747
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01381cam 22002894a 45010