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Balancing Water: Restoring the Klamath Basin

By: William Kittredge, Tupper Ansel Blake and Madeleine Graham Blake

172 pages, 93 col and 33 b/w illus, 12 maps

University of California Press

Hardback | Jun 2000 | #106429 | ISBN: 0520213149
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About this book

Tells the story in words and pictures of the complex relationship between the human and natural history of this region of southern Oregon and northern California. Spectacular images by Ansel Blake depict resident species of the area, migratory birds, and dramatic landscapes, whilst Graham Blake has contributed portraits of local residents. Archival photographs document the history of the area.


Contents

Acknowledgments 1. Otey Island/Everything is part of Everything 2. Sycan Marsh/Yamsi 3. The Marsh/The State of Klamath 4. Time Immemorial 5. Earthworks The Klamatch Basin: The Land, the Wildlife 6. Feathers 7. The Rewards of Tenacity 8. Inviolable Rights 9. Gridlock/Home Rule The Klamath Basin: The People 10. Chemicals 11. Wetlands 12. Neighborhoods/Managing the Commons/Adjudicating the Future/Continuties

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