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Author Patten, Michael A.

Title Birds of the Salton Sea : status, biogeography, and ecology / Michael A. Patten, Guy McCaskie, and Philip Unitt
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 363 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Preliminaries; CONTENTS; Foreword; Preface and Acknowledgments; A HISTORY OF THE SALTON SINK; CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT ISSUES; BIOGEOGRAPHY OF THE SALTON SEA; A CHECKLIST OF THE BIRDS OF THE SALTON SEA; THE SPECIES ACCOUNTS; Index
Summary The Salton Sea, California's largest inland lake, supports a huge bird population that is among the most concentrated and most diverse in the world. Sadly this environment is close to collapse from several environmental threats. This book describes the more than 450 species and sub-species
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-347)
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Subject Birds -- California -- Salton Sea.
Form Electronic book
Author McCaskie, Guy.
Unitt, Philip.
LC no. 2002013312
ISBN 0520235932
0520929446 (electronic bk.)
0585456364 (electronic bk.)
9780520235939
9780520929449 (electronic bk.)
9780585456362 (electronic bk.)