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by SPROULE-JONES

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  • ISBN 0774808713
  • ISBN13 978-0774808712
  • Language English
  • Author SPROULE-JONES
  • Publisher UBC Press; New Ed edition (2003)
  • Pages 160
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  • Category Engineering
  • Subcategory Engineering
  • Size ePub 1569 kb
  • Size Fb2 1160 kb
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restoration of the great lakes

Yet, the attitudes, values, and behaviors of settlers, both Native American and European, often reflect the utilitarian values of the Lakes and their resources. In this challenging study, Mark Sproule-Jones examines the history of the key uses of the Great Lakes, and the relative successes and failures of the institutions that govern the Lakes’ resource management.

Yet, the attitudes, values, and behaviors of settlers, both Native American and European, often reflect the utilitarian values of the Lakes and their resources.

A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist Winner of the J. Anthony Lukas Award A landmark work of science

A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist Winner of the J. Anthony Lukas Award A landmark work of science. Anna M. Michalak, Nature.

The Great Lakes of North America are one of the world’s mostimportant natural resources

The Great Lakes of North America are one of the world’s mostimportant natural resources. The source of vast quantities of fish,shipping lanes, hydroelectric energy, and usable water, they are alsoincreasingly the site of severe environmental degradation and n. This study analyzes how well governments and otherstakeholders are addressing this critical problem. Using original findings from surveys, interviews, and otherdocuments, Mark Sproule-Jones looks at how various levels of governmentare attempting to restore the environment in the Great Lakes.

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Lake sturgeon populations in the Great Lakes have decreased to less than 1 % of their historic abundance, due to overfishing and loss of habitat. Once viewed as a nuisance, caviar made from their roe greatly increased their value. Sturgeon restoration depends on improvements to habitat, control of exploitation, and reintroduction of extirpated populations. Greatest progress in restoring lake sturgeon has been made in Wisconsin with the Lake Winnebago population. This population includes all age classes, and is carefully managed to limit exploitation to less than 5% of adults.

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The Restoration of the Stuart monarchy in the kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland took place in 1660 when King Charles II returned from exile in Europe. The preceding period of the Protectorate and the civil wars, came to be known as the Interregnum (1649–1660). The term Restoration is also used to describe the period of several years after, in which a new political settlement was established

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