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Our Living Resources: A Report to the Nation on the Distribution, Abundance, and Health of U.S. Plants, Animals and Ecosystems


By: ET LaRoe

Col photos, figs, tabs

US Government Printing Office

Paperback | Dec 1995 | #52665 | ISBN: 0240100077
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Comprehensive resource highlighting the nation's biological wealth and concerns. It identifies causes for the decline of some species and habitats; describes successful management strategies that have helped recover some declining species and habitats; provides the scientific information neccessary to help manage and conserve the nation's biological resources; gives statistically reliable information on the status and trends in biological resources; identifies factors that have caused biological changes; analyzes how natural forces and human activity affect biological resources; and looks at alternative management and policy decisions that might help improve the use of biological resources.

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