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River of Life, Channel of Death: Fish and Dams on the Lower Snake

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Keith Petersen's award-winning history of the lower Snake River dams chronicles the bitter conflict between the Northwest's most potent symbols — fish and dams. Taking a balanced approach to this contentious issue, Petersen deftly traces the deep historical roots of the current salmon crisis and considers outcomes that have the potential to affect millions of people.

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ISBN:
9780870714962
Author:
Petersen, Keith C.
Author:
Petersen, Keith C.
Author:
Petersen, Keith
Publisher:
Oregon State University Press
Location:
Corvallis
Subject:
Rivers
Subject:
Fish
Subject:
History
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection
Subject:
Dams
Subject:
Pacific salmon
Subject:
Snake River Region
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
Pacific salmon -- Effect of dams on.
Subject:
Animals - Fish
Subject:
Ecosystems & Habitats - Rivers
Subject:
Environmental Studies-Environment
Edition Number:
1st OSU Press ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
76
Publication Date:
20010931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
321
Dimensions:
8.9 x 6 x 0.7 in

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