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Title Fragile web : what next for nature? / edited by Jonathan Silvertown ; authors, Joanna Freeland [and others]

Publ Info Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010
 CCRI-Warwick  QH541.15 .B56 F73 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  QH541.15.B56 F73 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  QH541.15.B56 F73 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  QH541.15.B56 F73 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  QH541.15.B56 F73 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 192 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Origins of biodiversity -- Biodiversity and us -- Life's long and chequered career -- Evolution's atlas -- What is a species? -- Genes, genes, genes -- Ecology: function -- The web of nature -- What has biodiversity ever done for us? -- Valued landscapes -- Nature in the city -- Life in freshwater -- Fate: threats and solutions -- Going, going, gone: the sixth extinction -- The exhaustible sea -- Climate change -- Invasion planet Earth -- What next for nature?
LC subject Biodiversity
Environmental degradation
Add Author Silvertown, Jonathan W
ISBN 9780226757810 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226757811 (pbk. : alk. paper)