Underwater Eden : saving the last coral wilderness on earth

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  • Creator edited by Gregory S. Stone & David Obura
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2013. ©2013
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 170 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 9780226775609, 0226775607, 9780226922676, 0226922677
  • OCLC ocn781939952

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [149]-156) and index.

Contents

  • In search of paradise / Gregory S. Stone -- History through a watery lens / Christopher Pala -- Parade of the bumpheads : Orona / Gerald R. Allen and Steven L. Bailey -- Birds and invaders : Rawaki / Raymond J. Pierce -- Beautiful aliens : the invertebrates / Mary Jane Adams -- Coral reefs and climate change / David Obura and Randi D. Rotjan -- Ecotourism in paradise : Kanton / Robert Barrel -- Protecting paradise / Eduard Niesten and Peter Shelley -- The future of the Phoenix Islands / Gregory S. Stone, David Obura, Sue Miller-Taei, and Tukabu Teroroko -- Living blue : making choices with the ocean in mind / Heather Tausig -- Phoenix Islands timeline -- Appendix : New England Aquarium research expeditions to the Phoenix Islands -- Species tally
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