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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Natural history of San Francisco Bay /
Author Rubissow Okamoto, Ariel.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Wong, Kathleen M.
Publisher University of California Press,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 681535236
ISBN 9780520268258; 0520268253; 9780520268265; 0520268261
Subjects Estuarine ecology--California--San Francisco Bay. ; Endangered ecosystems--California--San Francisco Bay. ; Restoration ecology--California--San Francisco Bay. ; Pacific Ocean--San Francisco Bay. ; Natur.--(DE-588)4041358-5 ; San Francisco Bay.--(DE-588)4118327-7
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ERAM  QH105.C2R83 2011 c.2 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 02/18/2020
ERAM  QH105.C2R83 2011 c.1 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 02/19/2020
Collation xiv, 335 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 21 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-319) and index.
Contents Notes
Taking the plunge -- Beneath the surface : what is an estuary? -- Visible and invisible life : fish, birds, and other wildlife -- History of human changes : 1800s-1960s -- The environmental backlash : 1960s-present -- Restoration frontiers : the watershed -- Restoration frontiers : the Bay -- Climate change and the Bay's future. This exploration into the San Francisco Bay covers an array of topics including fish and wildlife populations, ocean and climate cycles, endangered and invasive species, and the path from industrialization to environmental restoration.