Bibliography, p. 180.
|Statement||by Archie Carr and the editors of Time-Life Books.|
|Series||The American wilderness|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||184 p. :|
|Number of Pages||184|
With sadness, Everglades Fine Books will be closing at the end of August. I feel like a dinosaur as regards to the old book business. I think the adventure took place thirty years too late. Like Bob Dylan sang, "Things have changed". We are very grateful for all of the new friends we have made, nice people whom we would otherwise not have. Order books online at the Everglades University’s Bookstore. Read our payment options, shipment information & book return policy. The consistent Everglades flooding is fed by the extensive Kissimmee, Caloosahatchee, Miami, Myakka, and Peace Rivers in central Florida. The Kissimmee River is a broad floodplain that empties directly into Lake Okeechobee, which at square miles (1, km 2) with an average depth of 9 feet ( m), is a vast but shallow lake. Soil deposits in the Everglades basin indicate that peat is Coordinates: 26°00′N 80°42′W / °N . Grunwald breaks down just how crucial Everglades restoration is, not only for Florida but as a litmus test for other watersheds around the world. Exclusive essays from the top minds in Everglades conservation appear throughout the book, opening an even wider perspective on Stone’s powerful photographs.
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