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The View from Bald Hill: Thirty Years in an Arizona Grassland

Series: Organisms and Environments Series Volume: 1

By: Carl E Bock and Jane H Bock

228 pages, 25 b/w photos, 10 illus, 5 tabs, 2 maps

University of California Press

Paperback | May 2000 | #106431 | ISBN: 0520221842
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Hardback | Dec 2000 | #106430 | ISBN: 0520221834
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Account of thirty years of research at the Appleton-Whittell Research Ranch in southeastern Arizona, an 8,000-acre sanctuary where grazing has been banned since 1968. Carl and Jane Bock summarize the results of their fieldwork, providing an intimate look at the natural history of this unique site and illuminating many issues pertaining to the protection and restoration of America's grasslands.

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Carl E. Bock and Jane H. Bock are both Professors of Biology at the University of Colorado in Boulder. From 1980 to 1991 they were Research Directors at the Appleton-Whittell Research Ranch. Jane Bock is the coeditor, with Yan Linhart, of Evolutionary Ecology of Plants (1989).

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