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Author Sterba, Jim, 1943-

Title Nature wars : the incredible story of how wildlife comebacks turned backyards into battlegrounds / Jim Sterba.

Imprint New York : Crown, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    304.2 STE    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    304.2 STE    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxiv, 343 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part One. Forest people -- The spruce illusion -- An epidemic of trees -- Sprawl -- Part Two. Wild beasts -- The fifty pound rodent -- The elegant ungulate -- Lawn carp -- Gobblers -- Teddies -- Part Three. The denatured life -- Doers to viewers -- Roadkill -- Feathered friends -- Feral felines -- Epilogue.
Subject Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- United States.
Nature conservation -- Social aspects -- United States.
Wildlife conservation -- Social aspects -- United States.
Wildlife rehabilitation -- Social aspects -- United States.
United States -- Environmental conditions.
ISBN 9780307341969

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