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Title The new encyclopedia of Southern culture. Volume 8, Environment / Martin Melosi, volume editor ; Charles Reagan Wilson, general editor ; James G. Thomas Jr., managing editor ; Ann J. Abadie, associate editor
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 293 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series The new encyclopedia of Southern culture ; v. 8
New encyclopedia of Southern culture ; v. 8
Contents Animals -- Aquatic life, freshwater -- Birds and birding -- Climate and weather -- Coastal marshes -- Dams -- Endangered species -- Energy use and development -- Environmental justice -- Environmental movements -- Flood control and drainage -- Forests -- Gardens and gardening -- Indians and the environment -- Insects -- Invasive and alien species (floral and faunal) -- Land use -- Marine environment, fish and fisheries -- Natural disasters -- Natural resources -- Naturalists -- Parks and recreation ares -- Plants -- Plant uses -- Pollution -- Reclamation and irrigation -- Rivers and lakes -- Roads and trails -- Shellfish -- Soil and soil conservation -- Streams and steamboats -- Swamps -- Tennessee Valley Authority -- Trees -- Water use -- Wetlands
Air-conditioning -- Alligators and crocodiles -- Walter Inglis Anderson -- Appalachian coal region -- Appalachian Mountains -- Armadillo -- Assateague Island National Seashore -- Atchafalaya Basin Swamp -- John James Audubon -- Azaleas -- William Bartram -- Big Bend National Park -- Big Thicket -- Biscayne National Park -- Blue Ridge Mountains -- Cancer Alley (Louisiana) -- Cape Lookout National Seashore -- Catfish -- Chesapeake Bay -- Cumberland Island and Little Cumberland Island -- Cypress -- Dogwood, flowering -- Dry Tortugas -- Florida Everglades -- Florida Keys -- Florida panther -- Galveston Bay -- Great Smoky Mountains -- Guadalupe Mountains National Park -- Winslow Homer -- Hot Springs National Park -- Ivory-Billed Woodpecker -- Kudzu -- Lightwood -- Live Oak -- Magnolia -- Mammoth Cave National Park -- Mississippi River -- Mockingbird -- Benjamin Franklin Chavis Muhammad -- John Muir -- Natchez Trace -- Nuclear pollution -- Eugene P. Odum -- Offshore oil industry -- Oil pollution -- Okefenokee Swamp -- Opossum ("possum") -- Outer Banks -- Ozarks -- Padre Island National Seashore -- Palm trees -- Persimmon -- Red River Expedition -- Rio Grande -- Sassafras -- Shenandoah Valley -- Spanish moss -- Tellico Dam -- Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway -- Warren County, N.C. -- Wilson Dam
Summary New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 8: Environment
Notes One of a series of volumes that build upon the original 24 subject categories used in the Encyclopedia of Southern culture, originally published in 1989
"Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Environmental policy -- Southern States -- Encyclopedias
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
Ecology
Environmental policy
Travel
Southern States -- Environmental conditions -- Encyclopedias
Southern States -- Description and travel -- Encyclopedias
Southern States
Genre/Form encyclopedias.
Encyclopedias
Encyclopedias.
Encyclopédies.
Form Electronic book
Author Melosi, Martin V., 1947- editor
Wilson, Charles Reagan, editor
Thomas, James G., Jr., editor
Abadie, Ann J., editor
University of Mississippi. Center for the Study of Southern Culture, sponsoring body
ISBN 9781469616605
1469616602
9781469616612
1469616610
Other Titles Environment
OTHER TI Encyclopedia of Southern culture