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Chesapeake environmentalism

Michael Jeffrey Paolisso

Chesapeake environmentalism

rethinking culture to strengthen restoration and resource management

by Michael Jeffrey Paolisso

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Maryland Sea Grant College, University of Maryland in College Park, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology -- Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.),
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Paolisso.
    SeriesChesapeake perspectives
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF41 .P34 2006, GF41 .P34 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 44 p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16139810M
    ISBN 100943676657
    ISBN 109780943676654
    LC Control Number2006007352
    OCLC/WorldCa65201198

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Chesapeake is a novel by James A. Michener, published by Random House in The story deals with several families living in the Chesapeake Bay area around Virginia and Maryland, Author: James A.

Michener. Once again James A. Michener brings history to life with this year saga of America's great bay and its Eastern Shore. Following Edmund Steed and his remarkable family, who parallel the settling and forming of the nation, CHESAPEAKE sweeps readers from the unspoiled world of the Native Americans to the voyages of Captain John Smith, the Revolutionary War, and right up t/5.

This book confirms Wennersten's place as a premier authority on the Chesapeake Bay region. Like his earlier books, it renders massive, meticulous scholarship in eminently readable form for the general by: The Chesapeake book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Part of the problem in dealing with public perceptions about Chesapeake Bay /5(8).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Publication number UM-SG-CP"--Title page verso. "A Maryland Sea Grant Publication.". Tom Horton has written about Chesapeake Bay for more than 40 years, including eight books.

He lives in Salisbury, where he is also a professor of Environmental. Thus this book presents a view of the environmental condition of Chesapeake Bay that is totally unique. It covers a part of the history of the Bay that is not widely known, including how the Bay was formed.

It presents a mixture of science, military history, and novel solutions to. Probably my all-time favorite book and I'm sure you will enjoy it as much as I have. One more note I have to add is our last and final boat a 40 footer we had for 12 years was named "Pentaquod" after the opening character of the book.

I miss the boat and the Chesapeake and that's why I'm rereading the novel it brings me back to the Bay that I s: 3. Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of Vanishing Tangier Island by Earl Swift. Published in the summer ofChesapeake Requiem is the latest book to take on the story of Tangier used to be famous for its unique small watermen community off the coast of Virginia, is now known for effects from climate change.

In The Chesapeake in Focus, award-winning writer Tom Pelton examines which environmental policies have worked and which have failed. Based on Pelton’s extensive experience as a journalist and as the host of the public radio program The Environment in Focus, this sweeping book takes readers on a tour of the histories of the Chesapeake, as Reviews: 5.

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Warner’s book, Beautiful Swimmers, offered a lyrical look at Chesapeake blue crabs and the watermen whose lives and livelihoods revolved around them.

The book went on to win a Pulitzer Prize for nonfiction and shine a national. The Chesapeake: An Environmental Biography by John R. Wennersten. Click here for the lowest price. Hardcover, Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of Vanishing Tangier Island is an interesting book, but it is not particularly engaging.

I don't think I've read anything by Mr. Smith before and I doubt I will go out of my way to do so again. At times, Chesapeake Requiem was a real slog to get through/5().

In May, I was worried after the alarming data from the Chesapeake Blue Crab Winter Dredge Survey. Crab population dropped 32% to only 18% of their population. Female numbers were down to. Chessie, as an environmental icon for the Chesapeake Bay, was used by the U.S.

Fish and Wildlife Service for its educational coloring book inChessie: A Chesapeake Bay Story. The coloring book focuses on the Chesapeake Bay and protecting its resources. A second coloring book, Chessie Returns was published in In the s, Chessie.

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The first Earth Day and the UN’s first environmental conference also.Books about or featuring the environment as a prominent theme have proliferated especially since the middle of the twentieth century. The rise of environmental science, which has encouraged interdisciplinary approaches to studying the environment, and the environmental movement, which has increased public and political awareness of humanity's.