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The Resource What should a clever moose eat? : natural history, ecology, and the north woods, John Pastor ; illustrated by the author ; foreword by Bernd Heinrich

What should a clever moose eat? : natural history, ecology, and the north woods, John Pastor ; illustrated by the author ; foreword by Bernd Heinrich

Label
What should a clever moose eat? : natural history, ecology, and the north woods
Title
What should a clever moose eat?
Title remainder
natural history, ecology, and the north woods
Statement of responsibility
John Pastor ; illustrated by the author ; foreword by Bernd Heinrich
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of essays that address the ecology of the North Words from the creation of its landscape by glaciers to the current relations between species of plants and animals. Discusses ecology, habitat and inter-relationships in the New England states, Quebec, Ontario, Labrador, Wisconsin and Minnesota
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pastor, John
Dewey number
508.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH102
LC item number
.P37 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forest ecology
  • Ecosystem health
  • Natural history
  • Forest dynamics
  • Ecosystem health
  • Forest dynamics
  • Forest ecology
  • Natural history
  • North America
Label
What should a clever moose eat? : natural history, ecology, and the north woods, John Pastor ; illustrated by the author ; foreword by Bernd Heinrich
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-288) 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
The Assembly of a Northern Ecosystem, and the Discovery of its Natural History. Setting the Stage -- The Emergence of the North Woods -- The Birth and Death of a Beaver Pond -- David Thompson's Canoe -- Capturing the Light. How Long Should a Leaf Live? -- The Shapes of Leaves -- The Shapes of Crowns -- How Should Leaves Die? -- Foraging and Food Webs. Foraging in the Beaver's Pantry -- Mouse Wars, Fungi, and Spruce -- What Should a Clever Moose Eat? -- Tent Caterpillars, Aspens, and the Regulation of Ecosystems -- The Diversity of Warblers and the Control of Spruce Budworm -- The Dance of Hare and Lynx -- Pollinators, Flowers, Fruits, and Seeds. Skunk Cabbages, Blowflies, and the Smells of Spring -- When Should Flowers Bloom and Fruits Ripen? -- Everybody's Favorite Berries -- Coevolution of Crossbills and Conifer Cones -- Fire and the Dynamics of the Landscape. Does Fire Destroy or Maintain the North Woods? -- The Legacies of a Fire -- The Correlated Evolution of Serotiny, Flammability, and Fire -- Epilogue: Climate Change and the Disassembly of the North Woods -- Postscript: The Beauty of Natural History
Control code
907651379
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 298 pages
Isbn
9781610916776
Lccn
2015937835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907651379
Label
What should a clever moose eat? : natural history, ecology, and the north woods, John Pastor ; illustrated by the author ; foreword by Bernd Heinrich
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-288) 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
The Assembly of a Northern Ecosystem, and the Discovery of its Natural History. Setting the Stage -- The Emergence of the North Woods -- The Birth and Death of a Beaver Pond -- David Thompson's Canoe -- Capturing the Light. How Long Should a Leaf Live? -- The Shapes of Leaves -- The Shapes of Crowns -- How Should Leaves Die? -- Foraging and Food Webs. Foraging in the Beaver's Pantry -- Mouse Wars, Fungi, and Spruce -- What Should a Clever Moose Eat? -- Tent Caterpillars, Aspens, and the Regulation of Ecosystems -- The Diversity of Warblers and the Control of Spruce Budworm -- The Dance of Hare and Lynx -- Pollinators, Flowers, Fruits, and Seeds. Skunk Cabbages, Blowflies, and the Smells of Spring -- When Should Flowers Bloom and Fruits Ripen? -- Everybody's Favorite Berries -- Coevolution of Crossbills and Conifer Cones -- Fire and the Dynamics of the Landscape. Does Fire Destroy or Maintain the North Woods? -- The Legacies of a Fire -- The Correlated Evolution of Serotiny, Flammability, and Fire -- Epilogue: Climate Change and the Disassembly of the North Woods -- Postscript: The Beauty of Natural History
Control code
907651379
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 298 pages
Isbn
9781610916776
Lccn
2015937835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907651379

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