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3 edition of The Life of the Lakes found in the catalog.

The Life of the Lakes

Shari L. Dann

The Life of the Lakes

A Guide to the Great Lakes Fishery (MSU extension bulletin)

by Shari L. Dann

  • 88 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Michigan Sea Grant College Program .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fisheries & Aquaculture,
  • Fisheries,
  • Great Lakes,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12175165M
    ISBN 101885756127
    ISBN 109781885756121
    OCLC/WorldCa54907116

    The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is prize-winning reporter Dan Egan's engaging portrait of an ecological catastrophe happening right before our eyes, blending the epic story of the lakes with an examination of the perils they face and the ways we can restore .   LAKE LIFE By David James Poissant. If your household’s summer vacation was canceled this year, console and distract yourself with “Lake Life,” the tale of a family getaway gone very wrong.

    The information about The Death and Life of the Great Lakes shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication.   As Egan explains in his new book, "The Death and Life of the Great Lakes," the Clean Water Act took steps in battling industrial pollution. But it failed to deal with biological pollution, which.

      Our April pick for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times book club, “Now Read This” is Dan Egan’s “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes.”It’s an epic and wonderfully told story of history. It is the fifth book in the series. People of the Lakes. People of the Lakes (ISBN ) is the sixth book in the series. The title is a reference to the location and type of natives portrayed in the book, following the naming convention set forth by previous books in the series.


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“This book feels urgent to policymakers and laypersons alike.” - Kerri Arsenault, Literary Hub “An accessible, even gripping narrative about the massive, unforeseen costs of our interventions in the natural world The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is an engaging, vitally important work of science journalism.”Cited by: 8.

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Featuring more graphics, photos, and illustrations than ever, all printed in full color, the new edition 5/5(1). Now in its fourth edition, The Life of the Lakes examines the complex portrait of the Great Lakes fishery, including the history of the fishery’s exploitation and management, the current health of the Lakes, and the outlook for the future.

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Overview. The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is a nonfiction book of science journalism delving into key past and present issues surrounding the ecology, politics, and commerce of the Great Lakes.

The book was published in and was the recipient of the J. Anthony Lukas Award as well as a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is prize-winning reporter Dan Egan's engaging portrait of an ecological catastrophe happening right before our eyes, blending the epic story of the lakes with an examination of the perils they face and the ways we can restore /5().

Dan Egan’s “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes” — an epic portrait of the Great Lakes and the perils they face — is our next pick for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times book. For anyone who loves the fresh water lakes of the northeast, this book offers insight into the amazing properties of water which enable myriad life forms to flourish in every season.

Along with an understanding of the complex processes in motion within, on, and above the water comes the realization that we all have a responsibility to protect 5/5(6). “Lake Like is a lyrically inventive and emotionally generous novel. Poissant is a gifted chronicler of the fault lines that lie just below family life.” —Jenny Offill, author of Dept.

of Speculation and the New York Times bestseller Weather “A beautiful story Reviews: The Great Lakes--Erie, Huron, Michigan, Ontario and Superior--hold 20 percent of the world's supply of surface fresh water and provide sustenance, work and recreation for tens of millions of Americans.

But they are under threat as never before, and their problems are spreading across the continent. The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is prize-winning reporter Dan Egan's compulsively readable. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks () is a non-fiction book by American author Rebecca Skloot.

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On February 20th in NYC, the Science. THE DEATH AND LIFE OF THE GREAT LAKES By Dan Egan Illustrated. Norton & Company. $ In the oceanic depths of the Great Lakes, life. This book feels urgent to policymakers and laypersons alike. — Kerri Arsenault An accessible, even gripping narrative about the massive, unforeseen costs of our interventions in the natural world The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is an engaging, vitally important work of science journalism.

— Eva Holland. The book is "The Death and Life of the Great Lakes." And, as we do every month, we have asked you to send in questions. Author Dan Egan is here to answer them now. Our April pick for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times book club, “Now Read This” is Dan Egan’s “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes.

” It’s an epic and wonderfully told story of history. Egan’s book is bursting with life (and yes, death)." —Robert Moor, New York Times Book Review The Great Lakes—Erie, Huron, Michigan, Ontario, and Superior—hold 20 percent of the world’s supply of surface fresh water and provide sustenance, work, and recreation for tens of millions of Americans.

The Death and Life of the Great Lakes includes harrowing chapters about the many invasive species that have since colonized the Great Lakes, riding in .The Death and Life of the Great Lakes, Egan’s first book and the winner of the Graduate School of Journalism’s J.

Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress Award, is full of stories like this one: head-slapping moments of human error, with a whiff of hubris. At the same time, the book emphasizes the difficulty of foreseeing the potentially dire.The Shepherd's Life: A Tale of the Lake District is an autobiographical book by James Rebanks, a sheep farmer from Matterdale, Cumbria, England, published by Allen Lane in Rebanks writes that he was moved and inspired by another book with almost the same title, A Shepherd's Life by W.H.

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