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The Resource California condors in the Pacific Northwest, Jesse D'Elia, Susan M. Haig ; illustrations by Ram Papish ; foreword by Noel Snyder

California condors in the Pacific Northwest, Jesse D'Elia, Susan M. Haig ; illustrations by Ram Papish ; foreword by Noel Snyder

Label
California condors in the Pacific Northwest
Title
California condors in the Pacific Northwest
Statement of responsibility
Jesse D'Elia, Susan M. Haig ; illustrations by Ram Papish ; foreword by Noel Snyder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The authors study the evolution and life history of the California Condor, its historical distribution, the reasons for its decline, and their hopes for its reintroduction in the Pacific Northwest"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
D'Elia, Jesse
Dewey number
598.9/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QL696.C53
LC item number
D45 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haig, Susan M
  • Papish, Ramiel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California condor
  • California condor
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • California condor
  • Pacific Northwest
Label
California condors in the Pacific Northwest, Jesse D'Elia, Susan M. Haig ; illustrations by Ram Papish ; foreword by Noel Snyder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- list of figures and tables -- Foreword by Noel Snyder -- Preface -- Chapter 1: Background -- â€Ø Evolution and Life History -- â€Ø A Brief History of the Condor Recovery Program -- â€Ø Bringing Condors Back to the Pacific Northwest -- Chapter 2: Historical Distribution of California Condors: A Review of the Evidence -- â€Ø Prehistoric Distribution and Pleistocene Range Contraction -- â€Ø Archaeological and Paleontological Record -- â€Ø California Condors in Pacific Northwest Native American Culture
  • Â€Ø Observation and Collection of California Condors by Naturalists, Explorers, and Settlersâ€Ø Summary of Historical Distribution -- Chapter 3: Historical Movement Patterns -- â€Ø Evolution of Migration in Vultures of the World -- â€Ø Modern California Condor Movement Studies -- â€Ø Seasonality of Occurrence Records in the Pacific Northwest -- â€Ø Summary of Historical Movement Patterns -- Chapter 4: Timing and Causes of the Condor's Range Collapse -- â€Ø Population Decline -- â€Ø Secondary Poisoning -- â€Ø Lead Poisoning -- â€Ø DDT, DDE, and Eggshell Thinning
  • Â€Ø Collecting and Shootingâ€Ø Egg Collecting -- â€Ø Loss of Nesting Habitat -- â€Ø Native American Ritual Killings -- â€Ø Food Increases in Central and Southern California -- â€Ø Reductions in Food Availability -- â€Ø Salmon -- â€Ø Whales -- â€Ø Seals and Sea Lions -- â€Ø Native Ungulates -- â€Ø Livestock -- â€Ø Summary of Changes to the Condor's Food Supply -- â€Ø Summary of the Plausible Causes of Extinction in the Pacific Northwest -- Chapter 5: Summary and Future Outlook -- â€Ø Reintroductions: Challenges and Opportunities -- Literature Cited
Control code
857080290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870717017
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40022472381
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857080290
Label
California condors in the Pacific Northwest, Jesse D'Elia, Susan M. Haig ; illustrations by Ram Papish ; foreword by Noel Snyder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- list of figures and tables -- Foreword by Noel Snyder -- Preface -- Chapter 1: Background -- â€Ø Evolution and Life History -- â€Ø A Brief History of the Condor Recovery Program -- â€Ø Bringing Condors Back to the Pacific Northwest -- Chapter 2: Historical Distribution of California Condors: A Review of the Evidence -- â€Ø Prehistoric Distribution and Pleistocene Range Contraction -- â€Ø Archaeological and Paleontological Record -- â€Ø California Condors in Pacific Northwest Native American Culture
  • Â€Ø Observation and Collection of California Condors by Naturalists, Explorers, and Settlersâ€Ø Summary of Historical Distribution -- Chapter 3: Historical Movement Patterns -- â€Ø Evolution of Migration in Vultures of the World -- â€Ø Modern California Condor Movement Studies -- â€Ø Seasonality of Occurrence Records in the Pacific Northwest -- â€Ø Summary of Historical Movement Patterns -- Chapter 4: Timing and Causes of the Condor's Range Collapse -- â€Ø Population Decline -- â€Ø Secondary Poisoning -- â€Ø Lead Poisoning -- â€Ø DDT, DDE, and Eggshell Thinning
  • Â€Ø Collecting and Shootingâ€Ø Egg Collecting -- â€Ø Loss of Nesting Habitat -- â€Ø Native American Ritual Killings -- â€Ø Food Increases in Central and Southern California -- â€Ø Reductions in Food Availability -- â€Ø Salmon -- â€Ø Whales -- â€Ø Seals and Sea Lions -- â€Ø Native Ungulates -- â€Ø Livestock -- â€Ø Summary of Changes to the Condor's Food Supply -- â€Ø Summary of the Plausible Causes of Extinction in the Pacific Northwest -- Chapter 5: Summary and Future Outlook -- â€Ø Reintroductions: Challenges and Opportunities -- Literature Cited
Control code
857080290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870717017
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40022472381
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857080290

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