ISBN 10: 1594857342 / ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Usato / Quantità: 0
Copie del libro da altre librerie
Mostra tutte le  copie di questo libro

Libro

Purtroppo questa copia non è più disponibile. Di seguito ti proponiamo una lista di copie simili.

Descrizione:

Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Codice inventario libreria

Su questo libro:

Book ratings provided by Goodreads):
3,9 valutazione media
(20 valutazioni)

Riassunto:
CLICK HERE to download the first chapter from Elwha: A River Reborn

(Provide us with a little information and we'll send your download directly to your inbox)



A compelling exploration of one of the largest dam removal projects in the world—and the efforts to save a stunning Northwest ecosystem
* Co-published with The Seattle Times

* 125 color photographs, including rare historic images

* Dam removal started in September 2011 while restoration work continues today
In the fall of 2011, the Times was on hand when a Montana contractor removed the first pieces from two concrete dams on the Elwha River which cuts through the Olympic range. It was the beginning of the largest dam removal project ever undertaken in North America—one dam was 200 feet tall—and the start of an unprecedented attempt to restore an entire ecosystem. More than 70 miles of the Elwha and its tributaries course from the mountain headwaters to clamming beaches on the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Through interviews, field work, archival and historical research, and photojournalism, The Seattle Times has explored and reported on the dam removal, the Elwha ecosystem, its industrialization, and now its renewal. Elwha: A River Reborn is based on these feature articles.
Richly illustrated with stunning photographs, as well as historic images, graphics, and a map, Elwha tells the interwoven stories of this region. Meet the Lower Elwha Klallam tribe, who anxiously await the return of renowned salmon runs savored over the generations in the stories of their elders. Discover the biologists and engineers who are bringing the dams down and laying the plan for renewal, including an unprecedented revegetation effort that will eventually cover more than 700 acres of mudflats.
When the dam started to come down in Fall 2011—anticipated for more than 20 years since Congress passed the Elwha Restoration Act—it was the beginning of a $350 million project observed around the world. Elwha: A River Reborn is inspiring and instructive, a triumphant story of place, people, and environment striving to come together.



Winner of the Nautilus Awards 2014 "Better Books for a Better World" Silver Award!

About the Author:

LYNDA V. MAPES is a journalist, author, and close observer of the natural world. The Seattle Times has made a point of focusing on environmental issues for its readership; Lynda has been a key part in this effort, covering natural history, environmental topics and issues related to Pacific Northwest indigenous cultures. Her writing connects ordinary people and nature. In 1997, while working at the Spokesman Review in Spokane, Washington, she was awarded the Gerald Loeb award for a series on salmon recovery efforts in the Columbia Basin. It was the first time anyone looked at what the region had spent on recovery in the basin and what had resulted from those efforts. In addition to her newspaper career, she is the author of two books, Washington: The Spirit of the Land and Breaking Ground. Her first extended encounter with the Elwha ecosystem, dams, Port Angeles community and Lower Elwha Klallam tribe, this latter book laid an important groundwork of sources for reporting the forthcoming newspaper series and this proposed book on the Elwha. She lives in Seattle with her husband Douglas MacDonald.



STEVE RINGMAN is a staff photographer at The Seattle Times where he has cultivated a focus on environmental issues, including climate change, fisheries, and forestry.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Dati bibliografici

Condizione libro: New

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Usato Quantità: 1
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Good. A used book in good condition. All pages are intact, and the spine and cover are also intact. Codice libro della libreria 467EJZ000Y05

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra usato
EUR 9,92
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,01
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Mapes, Lynda
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Quantità: 1
Da
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2013. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria IB-9781594857348

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 15,64
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,43
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Mapes, Lynda V.
Editore: MOUNTAINEERS BOOKS (2013)
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Quantità: 1
Da
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro MOUNTAINEERS BOOKS, 2013. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria IB-9781594857348

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 17,21
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 10,07
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Mapes, Lynda/ Ringman, Steve (pht)
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Quantità: 1
Da
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 19508885-n

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 19,96
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 2,27
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Mapes, Lynda
Editore: Mountaineers Books (2013)
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Mountaineers Books, 2013. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 1594857342

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 19,66
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 2,57
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Lynda Mapes
Editore: Mountaineers Books, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Mountaineers Books, United States, 2013. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. CLICK HERE to download the first chapter from Elwha: A River Reborn (Provide us with a little information and we ll send your download directly to your inbox) A compelling exploration of one of the largest dam removal projects in the world--and the efforts to save a stunning Northwest ecosystem * Co-published with The Seattle Times * 125 color photographs, including rare historic images * Dam removal started in September 2011 while restoration work continues today In the fall of 2011, the Times was on hand when a Montana contractor removed the first pieces from two concrete dams on the Elwha River which cuts through the Olympic range. It was the beginning of the largest dam removal project ever undertaken in North America--one dam was 200 feet tall--and the start of an unprecedented attempt to restore an entire ecosystem. More than 70 miles of the Elwha and its tributaries course from the mountain headwaters to clamming beaches on the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Through interviews, field work, archival and historical research, and photojournalism, The Seattle Times has explored and reported on the dam removal, the Elwha ecosystem, its industrialization, and now its renewal. Elwha: A River Reborn is based on these feature articles. Richly illustrated with stunning photographs, as well as historic images, graphics, and a map, Elwha tells the interwoven stories of this region. Meet the Lower Elwha Klallam tribe, who anxiously await the return of renowned salmon runs savored over the generations in the stories of their elders. Discover the biologists and engineers who are bringing the dams down and laying the plan for renewal, including an unprecedented revegetation effort that will eventually cover more than 700 acres of mudflats. When the dam started to come down in Fall 2011--anticipated for more than 20 years since Congress passed the Elwha Restoration Act--it was the beginning of a $350 million project observed around the world. Elwha: A River Reborn is inspiring and instructive, a triumphant story of place, people, and environment striving to come together. Winner of the Nautilus Awards 2014 Better Books for a Better World Silver Award!. Codice libro della libreria AAC9781594857348

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 22,95
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Lynda Mapes
Editore: Mountaineers Books, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Mountaineers Books, United States, 2013. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. CLICK HERE to download the first chapter from Elwha: A River Reborn (Provide us with a little information and we ll send your download directly to your inbox) A compelling exploration of one of the largest dam removal projects in the world--and the efforts to save a stunning Northwest ecosystem * Co-published with The Seattle Times * 125 color photographs, including rare historic images * Dam removal started in September 2011 while restoration work continues today In the fall of 2011, the Times was on hand when a Montana contractor removed the first pieces from two concrete dams on the Elwha River which cuts through the Olympic range. It was the beginning of the largest dam removal project ever undertaken in North America--one dam was 200 feet tall--and the start of an unprecedented attempt to restore an entire ecosystem. More than 70 miles of the Elwha and its tributaries course from the mountain headwaters to clamming beaches on the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Through interviews, field work, archival and historical research, and photojournalism, The Seattle Times has explored and reported on the dam removal, the Elwha ecosystem, its industrialization, and now its renewal. Elwha: A River Reborn is based on these feature articles. Richly illustrated with stunning photographs, as well as historic images, graphics, and a map, Elwha tells the interwoven stories of this region. Meet the Lower Elwha Klallam tribe, who anxiously await the return of renowned salmon runs savored over the generations in the stories of their elders. Discover the biologists and engineers who are bringing the dams down and laying the plan for renewal, including an unprecedented revegetation effort that will eventually cover more than 700 acres of mudflats. When the dam started to come down in Fall 2011--anticipated for more than 20 years since Congress passed the Elwha Restoration Act--it was the beginning of a $350 million project observed around the world. Elwha: A River Reborn is inspiring and instructive, a triumphant story of place, people, and environment striving to come together. Winner of the Nautilus Awards 2014 Better Books for a Better World Silver Award!. Codice libro della libreria AAC9781594857348

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 22,96
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Lynda V Mapes, Steve Ringman
Editore: Mountaineers Books
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Paperback / softback Quantità: 1
Da
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Mountaineers Books. Paperback / softback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW, Elwha: A River Reborn, Lynda V Mapes, Steve Ringman. Codice libro della libreria B9781594857348

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 21,94
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 7,78
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Lynda V. Mapes
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Paperback. CLICK HERE to download the first chapter from Elwha: A River Reborn (Provide us with a little information and we'll send your download directly to your inbox) A compelling e.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 171 pages. 0.703. Codice libro della libreria 9781594857348

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 24,79
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Lynda Mapes; Photography by Steve Ringman
Editore: Mountaineers Books (2013)
ISBN 10: 1594857342 ISBN 13: 9781594857348
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 3
Da
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Mountaineers Books, 2013. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria INGM9781594857348

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 22,94
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,43
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre 13 copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro