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Title Nature all around us [electronic resource] : a guide to urban ecology / edited by Beatrix Beisner, Christian Messier, and Luc-Alain Giraldeau ; translated by Beatrix Beisner.
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 Electronic Book  HT241 .E36413 2013eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (147 pages) : illustrations.
Contents Introduction: what is ecology? -- Around the house and garden -- Apple at my core -- Arboreal aqueducts -- Lawn lions -- Praise for lazy gardeners -- The evolution of food -- Hey, taxi! -- Social life -- Bathroom drama -- Winter warmth -- In the neighborhood -- The secret life of ponds -- A life of extremes -- Prowling predator -- Pigeontown -- Animal intelligentsia -- Squirrelly neighbors -- From the chimney tops -- Long lifelines -- The metropolis -- Canary in the city -- Wing beats -- Enough already! -- Darwin's sweet tooth? -- A breath of fresh air -- Successful little birds -- Opportunistic gulls -- Urban root.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Urban ecology (Sociology)
Related Names Beisner, Beatrix E.
Messier, Christian C.
Giraldeau, Luc-Alain, 1955-
Related To Print version: Nature all around us. . 9780226922751 0226922758 (DLC) 2012005527
ISBN 0226922766 (electronic bk.)
9780226922768 (electronic bk.)
9780226922751 (paperback : alkaline paper)
0226922758 (paperback : alkaline paper)