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The Resource Traveling the 38th parallel : a water line around the world, David Carle, Janet Carle

Traveling the 38th parallel : a water line around the world, David Carle, Janet Carle

Label
Traveling the 38th parallel : a water line around the world
Title
Traveling the 38th parallel
Title remainder
a water line around the world
Statement of responsibility
David Carle, Janet Carle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carle, David
Dewey number
551.48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GC28
LC item number
.C37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carle, Janet
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oceanography
  • Hydrology
  • Human geography
Label
Traveling the 38th parallel : a water line around the world, David Carle, Janet Carle
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223102576650
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 267-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Parallel Universe 38 North -- Part I: Asia -- The Four Rivers "Restoration" Project -- Ecological Recovery behind Barbed Wire -- China's Yellow River Delta -- The South-North Water Transfer Project -- National Parks of Ningxia -- Up the Yellow River to Lanzhou's Green Camel Bell -- Qinghai-Blue Lake of the Tibetan Plateau -- Rotan to Kashgar on the Southern Silk Road -- The Edge of China and Turkmenistan -- Rasankeyf in Peril on the Tigris River -- Fairy Chimneys, Tuz Golu, Travertine, and a City That Lost Its Port -- Part II: Europe -- Greek Islands, Athens, and the "Navel of the Earth" -- Saving Migratory Raptors and Drinking Water in Sicily's Mafia-Dominated Culture -- Spain's Coastal Lagoons, Water for Growth, and Iberian Lynx -- Portugal's Transported Town, a Solar Donkey, and the Azores -- Part III: United States -- Chesapeake Bay Watershed Education -- The Rappahannock River and Mattawoman Creek -- Mountaintop Removal Coal Mines in West Virginia -- Midwestern Rivers and the Population Center of the United States -- Seagulls in Kansas and the Santa Fe Trail -- Mining the Ogallala Aquifer -- Colorado, the Headwaters State -- Colorado River Cleanup and Groundwater for Las Vegas -- Part IV: California, a Water Line to the Pacific -- Mono Lake to the Sierra Crest -- Grand Canyon of the Tuolumne to Hetch Hetchy -- Friends of the River and the New Melones Reservoir -- The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta -- Strait to the Bay -- Point Reyes and the Pacific Coast -- Part V: Renewal and Recovery -- Recovery on the Tsunami Coast -- It Takes a Village to Save the Toki -- We Are Bodies of Water
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9780520266544
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012030001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 814301236
  • (OCoLC)814301236
Label
Traveling the 38th parallel : a water line around the world, David Carle, Janet Carle
Publication
Bar code
31223102576650
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 267-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Parallel Universe 38 North -- Part I: Asia -- The Four Rivers "Restoration" Project -- Ecological Recovery behind Barbed Wire -- China's Yellow River Delta -- The South-North Water Transfer Project -- National Parks of Ningxia -- Up the Yellow River to Lanzhou's Green Camel Bell -- Qinghai-Blue Lake of the Tibetan Plateau -- Rotan to Kashgar on the Southern Silk Road -- The Edge of China and Turkmenistan -- Rasankeyf in Peril on the Tigris River -- Fairy Chimneys, Tuz Golu, Travertine, and a City That Lost Its Port -- Part II: Europe -- Greek Islands, Athens, and the "Navel of the Earth" -- Saving Migratory Raptors and Drinking Water in Sicily's Mafia-Dominated Culture -- Spain's Coastal Lagoons, Water for Growth, and Iberian Lynx -- Portugal's Transported Town, a Solar Donkey, and the Azores -- Part III: United States -- Chesapeake Bay Watershed Education -- The Rappahannock River and Mattawoman Creek -- Mountaintop Removal Coal Mines in West Virginia -- Midwestern Rivers and the Population Center of the United States -- Seagulls in Kansas and the Santa Fe Trail -- Mining the Ogallala Aquifer -- Colorado, the Headwaters State -- Colorado River Cleanup and Groundwater for Las Vegas -- Part IV: California, a Water Line to the Pacific -- Mono Lake to the Sierra Crest -- Grand Canyon of the Tuolumne to Hetch Hetchy -- Friends of the River and the New Melones Reservoir -- The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta -- Strait to the Bay -- Point Reyes and the Pacific Coast -- Part V: Renewal and Recovery -- Recovery on the Tsunami Coast -- It Takes a Village to Save the Toki -- We Are Bodies of Water
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9780520266544
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012030001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 814301236
  • (OCoLC)814301236

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