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The Resource Endangered and threatened species of the Platte River, Committee on Endangered and Threatened Species in the Platte River Basin, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

Endangered and threatened species of the Platte River, Committee on Endangered and Threatened Species in the Platte River Basin, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

Label
Endangered and threatened species of the Platte River
Title
Endangered and threatened species of the Platte River
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Endangered and Threatened Species in the Platte River Basin, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
578.68
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • United States
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  • Endangered species
  • Freshwater ecology
  • Riparian animals
  • Platte River Watershed (Neb.)
Label
Endangered and threatened species of the Platte River, Committee on Endangered and Threatened Species in the Platte River Basin, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
" ... supported by ... National Academy of Sciences and the Fish and Wildlife Service and Bureau of Reclamation ..."--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-275)
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Law, Science, and Management Decisions
  • Legal and Institutional Background
  • Science and Uncertainty
  • Water Management: Connecting Law and Science
  • Lessons for the Platte From Other Water Conflicts
  • Scientific Data for the Platte River Ecosystem
  • Science and Management Targets for Species
  • Basic Connections in the Platte River Ecosystem
  • A Model for River and Habitat Change
  • The Platte River as an Ecosystem
  • Regional Context for Water and Species
  • Whooping Crane
  • Historical and Ecological Context
  • Difficulties in Defining Critical Habitat for the Whooping Crane
  • Current Databases
  • Characteristics of Critical Habitat
  • What do Whooping Cranes Gain from Central Platte Habitats?
  • Piping Plover and Interior Least Tern
  • Piping Plover
  • Interior Least Tern
  • Pallid Sturgeon
  • Geography
  • Species Distribution
  • Reproduction and Population Trends
  • Habitat Components Required for Survival
  • Current Platte River Conditions
  • Recovery of Pallid Sturgeon
  • Importance of the Lower Platte River to Pallid Sturgeon
  • Committee's Findings
  • Biographical Information on Committee Members
  • Bird Species of Conservation Concern in Nebraska
  • Confirmed Whooping Crane Sightings in Central Platte River Study Area, 1942-2003
  • Human Use of Platte River Basin
  • Input Data for Figures 5-6A and 5-6B
  • Hydrological Changes
  • Conflicts
  • Groundwater
  • Riparian Vegetation Changes
  • General Species Responses to European Settlement
Control code
ocm58723336
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309532631
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)58723336
Label
Endangered and threatened species of the Platte River, Committee on Endangered and Threatened Species in the Platte River Basin, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
" ... supported by ... National Academy of Sciences and the Fish and Wildlife Service and Bureau of Reclamation ..."--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-275)
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Law, Science, and Management Decisions
  • Legal and Institutional Background
  • Science and Uncertainty
  • Water Management: Connecting Law and Science
  • Lessons for the Platte From Other Water Conflicts
  • Scientific Data for the Platte River Ecosystem
  • Science and Management Targets for Species
  • Basic Connections in the Platte River Ecosystem
  • A Model for River and Habitat Change
  • The Platte River as an Ecosystem
  • Regional Context for Water and Species
  • Whooping Crane
  • Historical and Ecological Context
  • Difficulties in Defining Critical Habitat for the Whooping Crane
  • Current Databases
  • Characteristics of Critical Habitat
  • What do Whooping Cranes Gain from Central Platte Habitats?
  • Piping Plover and Interior Least Tern
  • Piping Plover
  • Interior Least Tern
  • Pallid Sturgeon
  • Geography
  • Species Distribution
  • Reproduction and Population Trends
  • Habitat Components Required for Survival
  • Current Platte River Conditions
  • Recovery of Pallid Sturgeon
  • Importance of the Lower Platte River to Pallid Sturgeon
  • Committee's Findings
  • Biographical Information on Committee Members
  • Bird Species of Conservation Concern in Nebraska
  • Confirmed Whooping Crane Sightings in Central Platte River Study Area, 1942-2003
  • Human Use of Platte River Basin
  • Input Data for Figures 5-6A and 5-6B
  • Hydrological Changes
  • Conflicts
  • Groundwater
  • Riparian Vegetation Changes
  • General Species Responses to European Settlement
Control code
ocm58723336
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309532631
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)58723336

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