The Resource The living waters of Texas, edited by Ken Kramer ; photographs by Charles Kruvand

The living waters of Texas, edited by Ken Kramer ; photographs by Charles Kruvand

Label
The living waters of Texas
Title
The living waters of Texas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ken Kramer ; photographs by Charles Kruvand
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In ten impassioned essays, veteran Texas environmental advocates and conservation professionals step outside their roles as lawyers, lobbyists, administrators, consultants, and researchers to write about water. Their personal stories of what the springs, rivers, bottomlands, bayous, marshes, estuaries, bays, lakes, and reservoirs mean to them and to our state come alive in the landscape photography of Charles Kruvand. Allied with the Texas Living Waters Project (a joint education and policy initiative of the Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club, the National Wildlife
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
333.91/1609764
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F392.A17
LC item number
L585 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
River books
Label
The living waters of Texas, edited by Ken Kramer ; photographs by Charles Kruvand
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Introduction : the living waters of Texas / Ken Kramer -- Where the first raindrop falls / David K. Langford -- Springing to life : keeping the waters flowing / Dianne Wassenich -- Hooked on rivers / Myron J. Hess -- Falling in love with bottomlands : waters and forests of East Texas / Janice Bezanson -- On the banks of the bayous : preserving nature in an urban environment / Mary Ellen Whitworth -- A taste of the marsh / Susan Raleigh Kaderka -- Bays and estuaries of Texas : an ephemeral treasure? / Ben F. Vaughan III -- Rio Grande : fragile lifeline in the desert / Mary E. Kelly -- Leaving a water legacy for Texas / Ann Thomas Hamilton -- Texas water politics : forty years of going with the flow / Ken Kramer -- Appendix : Selected list of conservation organizations interested in Texas water issues
Control code
ocn774385324
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 138 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781603443128
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36522843
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)774385324
  • acaebk1603443126

Library Locations

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