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Wild, Dennis
The double-crested cormorant : symbol of ecological conflict / Dennis Wild
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2012
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 4th Floor  QL696.P4745 W55 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Double-crested cormorant -- North America
Double-crested cormorant -- Economic aspects -- North America
Bird pests -- North America
Human-animal relationships -- North America
Physical Description xiii, 248 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Assault on Little Galloo Island : an act of desperation -- From mysterious rerscuer to a partner to a fowl curse -- Flight : when a dinosaur looked down upon gravity -- A time to sink and swim -- The face of extinction : eggshells versus DDT -- Champlain, Native peoples, and Henderson Harbor -- Fishing America's "fifth coast" -- Ashmole's halo : a righteous model of what should have happened -- Little Galloo Island revisited : praise and outrage -- Treaties and legislation : war of the wilderness -- Agencies and wildlife conservation at work : cormorants in a vise -- Catfish on a shoestring : a primer -- The annual battle of the ponds -- Fortune, timelines, and their intersections : when worlds collide -- Concessions and conclusions
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