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The Resource Peril in the ponds : deformed frogs, politics, and a biologist's quest, Judy Helgen

Peril in the ponds : deformed frogs, politics, and a biologist's quest, Judy Helgen

Label
Peril in the ponds : deformed frogs, politics, and a biologist's quest
Title
Peril in the ponds
Title remainder
deformed frogs, politics, and a biologist's quest
Statement of responsibility
Judy Helgen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Peril in the Ponds' tells the story of a government biologist's investigation into the mystery of deformed frogs, an epidemic that grew during the 1990s and continues today. It provides an inside view of a highly charged environmental issue that aroused the attention of the public and the media and sparked controversies among scientists, politicians, and government agencies
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Helgen, Judith Cairncross
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Helgen, Judith Cairncross
  • Helgen, Judith Cairncross
  • Frogs
  • Frogs
  • Wetland ecology
  • Water
  • Indicators (Biology)
  • Biologists
  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental policy
  • Minnesota
  • SCIENCE
  • Biologists
  • Ecology
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental protection
  • Frogs
  • Frogs
  • Indicators (Biology)
  • Water
  • Wetland ecology
  • Minnesota
Label
Peril in the ponds : deformed frogs, politics, and a biologist's quest, Judy Helgen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-240) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Call -- The Frog Champion -- Learning Curves -- Wading in and Listening -- The Peril Widens -- Science in the Public Eye -- Government to the Rescue? -- The Quest -- Imperiled Frogs -- Bureaucratic Strangulation -- The Wrecking Ball -- Epilogue: How Are the Frogs?: An update
Control code
ocn884613345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 243 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613762011
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40021126495
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5n0jgs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884613345
Label
Peril in the ponds : deformed frogs, politics, and a biologist's quest, Judy Helgen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-240) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Call -- The Frog Champion -- Learning Curves -- Wading in and Listening -- The Peril Widens -- Science in the Public Eye -- Government to the Rescue? -- The Quest -- Imperiled Frogs -- Bureaucratic Strangulation -- The Wrecking Ball -- Epilogue: How Are the Frogs?: An update
Control code
ocn884613345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 243 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613762011
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40021126495
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5n0jgs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884613345

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