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The death and life of the Great Lakes

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Traces the scientific, historical, and ecological factors endangering the Great Lakes, discussing late-nineteenth century efforts to connect the lakes to the Atlantic, which unexpectedly introduced invasive species from the natural world.

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24514. ‡aThe death and life of the Great Lakes / ‡cDan Egan.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York, NY : ‡bW.W. Norton & Company, ‡c2017.
300 . ‡axix, 364 pages : ‡billustrations, map ; ‡c24 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
5050 . ‡aThe dream of a fourth seacoast : building the St. Lawrence seaway -- Three fish : the story of lake trout, sea lampreys and alewives -- Farming the lakes : the introduction of coho and chinook salmon -- Noxious cargo : the invasion of zebra and quagga mussels -- Continental undivide : Asian carp and Chicago's backwards river -- Conquering a continent : the mussel infestation of the west -- America's dead sea : toxic algae and the Toledo water crisis -- Plugging the drain : the never-ending threat to siphon away great lakes water -- A shaky balancing act : climate change and the fall and rise of the lakes -- A Great Lake revival : charting a course toward integrity, stability and balance.
520 . ‡aTraces the scientific, historical, and ecological factors endangering the Great Lakes, discussing late-nineteenth century efforts to connect the lakes to the Atlantic, which unexpectedly introduced invasive species from the natural world.
650 0. ‡aLake ecology ‡zGreat Lakes (North America)
650 0. ‡aIntroduced organisms ‡zGreat Lakes (North America)
650 0. ‡aNonindigenous aquatic pests ‡zGreat Lakes (North America)
650 0. ‡aWater quality ‡zGreat Lakes (North America)
650 7. ‡aEcology. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00901476.
650 7. ‡aIntroduced organisms. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00977836.
650 7. ‡aLake ecology. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst00990855.
650 7. ‡aNonindigenous aquatic pests. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01038761.
650 7. ‡aWater quality. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01171832.
651 0. ‡aGreat Lakes (North America) ‡xEnvironmental conditions.
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