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The Resource New Jersey's environments : past, present, and future, edited by Neil M. Maher

New Jersey's environments : past, present, and future, edited by Neil M. Maher

Label
New Jersey's environments : past, present, and future
Title
New Jersey's environments
Title remainder
past, present, and future
Statement of responsibility
edited by Neil M. Maher
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Americans often think of New Jersey as an environmental nightmare. As seen from its infamous turnpike, which is how many travelers experience the Garden State, it is difficult not to be troubled by the wealth of industrial plants, belching smokestacks, and hills upon hills of landfills. Yet those living and working in New Jersey often experience a very different environment. Despite its dense population and urban growth, two-thirds of the state remains covered in farmland and forest, and New Jersey has a larger percentage of land dedicated to state parks and forestland than the av
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Maher, Neil M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental policy
  • New Jersey
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • Ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • New Jersey
Label
New Jersey's environments : past, present, and future, edited by Neil M. Maher
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Nature's next exit? or Why New Jersey is as important as Yellowstone National Park / Neil M. Maher -- A natural history of the life and death of a great American city : Atlantic City, New Jersey, 1850-2000 / Bryant Simon -- Solid waste management in "The garbage state" : New Jersey's transformation from landfilling to incineration / Eileen McGurty -- Oysters, public trust, and the law in New Jersey / Bonnie J. McCay -- Citizen expertise and citizen action in the creation of the Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act / Heather Fenyk and David H. Guston -- The free fishing controversy of Sussex County, New Jersey / Robert W. Reynolds -- Tracking New Jersey's changing landscape / Richard Lathrop and John Hasse -- Evaluating the effects of historical land cover change on summertime weather and climate in New Jersey / Paul S. Wichansky [and others] -- A century of natural disasters in a state of changing vulnerability : New Jersey, 1900-1999 / James K. Mitchell
Control code
ocm71837603
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813539225
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d8zjxc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71837603
Label
New Jersey's environments : past, present, and future, edited by Neil M. Maher
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Nature's next exit? or Why New Jersey is as important as Yellowstone National Park / Neil M. Maher -- A natural history of the life and death of a great American city : Atlantic City, New Jersey, 1850-2000 / Bryant Simon -- Solid waste management in "The garbage state" : New Jersey's transformation from landfilling to incineration / Eileen McGurty -- Oysters, public trust, and the law in New Jersey / Bonnie J. McCay -- Citizen expertise and citizen action in the creation of the Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act / Heather Fenyk and David H. Guston -- The free fishing controversy of Sussex County, New Jersey / Robert W. Reynolds -- Tracking New Jersey's changing landscape / Richard Lathrop and John Hasse -- Evaluating the effects of historical land cover change on summertime weather and climate in New Jersey / Paul S. Wichansky [and others] -- A century of natural disasters in a state of changing vulnerability : New Jersey, 1900-1999 / James K. Mitchell
Control code
ocm71837603
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813539225
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d8zjxc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71837603

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