The Resource Mountain nature : a seasonal natural history of the Southern Appalachians, Jennifer Frick-Ruppert

Mountain nature : a seasonal natural history of the Southern Appalachians, Jennifer Frick-Ruppert

Label
Mountain nature : a seasonal natural history of the Southern Appalachians
Title
Mountain nature
Title remainder
a seasonal natural history of the Southern Appalachians
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Frick-Ruppert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Southern Appalachians are home to a breathtakingly diverse array of living things--from delicate orchids to carnivorous pitcher plants, from migrating butterflies to flying squirrels, and from brawny black bears to more species of salamander than anywhere else in the world. Mountain Nature is a lively and engaging account of the ecology of this remarkable region. It explores the animals and plants of the Southern Appalachians and the webs of interdependence that connect them. Within the region's roughly 35 million acres, extending from north Georgia through the Carolinas to northern Virgini
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
508.75
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QH104.5.A6
LC item number
F75 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
North Carolina history & culture anthology
Label
Mountain nature : a seasonal natural history of the Southern Appalachians, Jennifer Frick-Ruppert
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-214) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION: THE DIVERSE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS; 1 THE NATURE OF CYCLES; SIDEBARS; 2 CYCLES OF SPRING: MARCH, APRIL, MAY; 3 CYCLES OF SUMMER: JUNE, JULY, AUGUST; 4 CYCLES OF FALL: SEPTEMBER, OCTOBER, NOVEMBER; 5 CYCLES OF WINTER: DECEMBER, JANUARY, FEBRUARY; APPENDIX: Federal Public Lands in the Southern Appalachians; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn656841464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 224 pages, [16] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807898260
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36437931
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)656841464
  • ebsco0807898260

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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