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The Resource Empire of the beetle : how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North America's great forests, Andrew Nikiforuk

Empire of the beetle : how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North America's great forests, Andrew Nikiforuk

Label
Empire of the beetle : how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North America's great forests
Title
Empire of the beetle
Title remainder
how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North America's great forests
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Nikiforuk
Title variation
Empire of the beetle
Title variation remainder
how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North Americas great forests
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an in-depth look at the bark beetle epidemic that has plagued western North America, killing more than 30 billion pine and spruce trees from Alaska to New Mexico and how human error has contributed to the problem.
Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic format.
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10016679
Cataloging source
NLC
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1955-
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Nikiforuk, Andrew
Dewey number
634.9/6768097
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SB945.B3
LC item number
N55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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David Suzuki Foundation
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True
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  • Bark beetles
  • Trees
  • Beetles
  • Forest insects
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North America's great forests
Label
Empire of the beetle : how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North America's great forests, Andrew Nikiforuk
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Co-published by the David Suzuki Foundation
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
837468
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781553655107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781553655107
  • (OCoLC)727455341
Label
Empire of the beetle : how human folly and a tiny bug are killing North America's great forests, Andrew Nikiforuk
Publication
Note
Co-published by the David Suzuki Foundation
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
837468
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781553655107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781553655107
  • (OCoLC)727455341

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