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California Natural History Guides #0050: Natural History of Vacant Lots

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Vacant lots aren't really vacant: a surprising number of plants and animals live in the left-over spaces in our cities. In this fascinating guide, authors Vessel and Wong provide a broad introduction to the unique ecosystems that can survive in the urban environment.

About the Author

Matthew F. Vessel is Professor Emeritus of Natural Science at San Jose State University. Herbert H. Wong was formerly Professor of Environmental Education at Western Washington State University and Lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520053908
Author:
Vessel, Matthew F.
Author:
Wong, Herbert H.
Author:
Vessel, Mathew F.
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Sociology - Urban
Subject:
Cities and towns
Subject:
Urban anthropology
Subject:
Vacant lot ecology.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Ecology
Subject:
General Nature
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
California Natural History Guides (Paperback)
Series Volume:
0050
Publication Date:
19890420
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
7.99x4.78x.78 in. .68 lbs.

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