The Great Lakes: The Natural History of a Changing Region
The Great Lakes have been central to the development of eastern North America. In this ?beautifully designed, comprehensive gem of a guide to the ecosystem at the heart of CanadaOCO (The Tyee), award-winning science and nature writer Wayne Grady makes scientific concepts accessible as he reveals how human impact has changed this life-giving region.
"The Great Lakes: A Natural History of a Changing Region" is the most authoritative, complete and accessible book to date about the biology and ecology of this vital, ever-changing terrain. Written by one of Canada's best-known science and nature writers, it is intended not only for those who live in the Great Lakes region, but for anyone captivated by the splendor of the natural world and sensitive to the challenges of its preservation. It is both a first-hand tribute and an essential guide to a fascinating ecosystem in eternal flux."
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Review: The Great Lakes: The Natural History of a Changing RegionUser Review - John P - Goodreads
At first glance, I was drawn to the opening chapters which cover the history. geology, formation, and glaciation of the Great Lakes basin. And to be honest I didn't think I would be that interested in ... Read full review
Review: The Great Lakes: The Natural History of a Changing RegionUser Review - Mark - Goodreads
The Great Lakes: The Natural History of a Changing Region, by Wayne Grady, 2007. Canadian science writer Wayne Grady has written a great book about the Great Lakes. I do not read much science, but ... Read full review