Ecoviews : snakes, snails, and environmental tales / Whit Gibbons, Anne R. Gibbons ; foreword by John Cairns, Jr

Author(s): Gibbons, Whit, 1939-
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Subjects: Natural history
Human ecology
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, c1998
LC Classification: Q, QH
Physical Description: xx, 200 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword
1. Do Trees Own Themselves? Thoughts to Ponder 1
2. Wanderlust, Cannibals, and Chemical Warfare: Amazing Animal Acts 23
3. Why Did the Turtle Cross the Road? Research Questions and Occasional Answers 49
4. Not All the Answers Are Black-and-White: The World of Sight and Scent 81
5. Ever Smoke a Colorado Toad? On the Lighter Side of Ecology 101
6. Barbershop Ecology: True Tales Worth Telling 119
7. In Your Own Backyard: Exploring Nature's Wonders 147
8. Time to Put Out the Night Light: In Our Opinion 171
Index 193
Additional Authors: Gibbons, Anne R., 1947-
Notes: LCCN: 97037826
ISBN: 0817309195 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes index
OCLC Number: 37546836
ISBN/ISSN: 0817309195