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Main Title Chesapeake Bay blues : science, politics, and the struggle to save the bay /
Author Ernst, Howard R.
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 50859000
ISBN 0742523500 (cloth : alk. paper) 0742523519 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Restoration ecology--Political aspects--Chesapeake Bay (Md and Va) ; Ecosystem management--Government policy--Chesapeake Bay (Md and Va) ; Blue crab--Chesapeake Bay (Md and Va)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  TD225.C5E76 2003 2 cys Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 11/21/2003
EJDM  QH104.5.C45E76 2003 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 08/01/2003
ESAM  QH104.5.C45E76 2003 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/22/2006
Collation xiv, 205 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-189) and index.
Contents Notes
pt. 1. The Chesapeake Bay and environmental politics. ch. 1. The Chesapeake Bay : management of North America's largest estuary -- ch. 2. The Chesapeake Bay as a political dilemma : understanding the political barriers to environmental policy -- pt. 2. Nutrient management and Bay politics. ch. 3. Swimming against the tide : nutrient reduction efforts in the Bay watershed -- ch. 4. The political fight for nutrient management policy : the case of agricultural regulation -- pt. 3. The blue crab and Bay politics. ch. 5. All you can eat? The difficult task of protecting the blue crab -- ch. 6. Battling over the blue crab : the politics of crab management in Virginia and Maryland -- pt. 4. Learning from the past. ch. 7. Toward a brighter future for the Chesapeake Bay.