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Author Stolzenburg, William.

Title Where the wild things were : life, death, and ecological wreckage in a land of vanishing predators / William Stolzenburg.

Imprint New York : Bloomsbury : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan, 2008.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  QL758 .S746 2008    Available  ---
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 291 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-278) and index.
Contents The grizzly in the room -- Arms of the starfish -- Planet predator -- Forest of the sea otter -- The whale killer -- Ecological meltdown -- Bambi's revenge -- Little monsters' ball -- Valley of fear -- The lions of Zion -- Dead creatures walking -- The loneliest predator -- Alone on the hill.
Summary A provocative look at how the disappearance of the world's great predators has upset the delicate balance of the environment, and what their disappearance portends for the future, by an acclaimed science journalist.
Subject Predation (Biology)
Predatory animals.
Conservation biology.
Endangered ecosystems.
ISBN 9781596912991
1596912995