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Turning the tide: saving the Chesapeake Bay

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Island Press,
Pub. Date:
c2003.
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English
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In 1991, Island Press published Turning the Tide, a unique and accessible examination of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. The book took an indepth look at the Bay’s vital signs to gauge the overall health of its entire ecosystem and to assess what had been done and what remained to be done to clean up the Bay. This new edition of Turning the Tide addresses new developments of the past decade and examines the factors that will have the most significant effects on the health of the Bay in the coming years.With new case studies and updated maps, charts, and graphs, the book builds on the analytical power of ten years of experience to offer a new perspective, along with clear, science-based recommendations for the future. For all those who want to know not only how much must be done to save the Bay but what they can do and how they can make a difference, Turning the Tide is an essential source of information.
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subject_facet Estuarine area conservation -- Chesapeake Bay Watershed, Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Chesapeake Bay Watershed, Land use -- Government policy -- Chesapeake Bay Watershed, Water quality management -- Government policy -- Chesapeake Bay Watershed
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