Saving the best of Texas : a partnership approach to conservation / Richard C. Bartlett ; photographs by Leroy Williamson.

Author
Bartlett, Dick, 1935- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
Austin : University of Texas Press, 1995.
Description
xviii, 221 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm

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Subject(s)
Series
Notes
Includes index.
Contents
  • Foreword / Robert L. Thornton III
  • Preface
  • Introduction / Andrew Sansom
  • 1 Your Conservation Ethic (starting p. 3)
  • 2 The Vanishing Waters of Texas (starting p. 17)
  • 3 "Many a Dense Thicket": The Pineywoods (starting p. 37)
  • 4 "A Sea of Pale Green": The Post Oak Savanna, Blackland Prairies, and Cross Timbers (starting p. 57)
  • 5 "Like an Ocean in Its Vast Extent": The Rolling and High Plains (starting p. 73)
  • 6 "The Whole Coast is Very Flat": The Gulf Prairies and Marshes (starting p. 91)
  • 7 "The Wild Horse Desert": The South Texas Plains (starting p. 123)
  • 8 "Horizontal Layers of Limestone": The Edwards Plateau (starting p. 141)
  • 9 "A Picture of Barrenness and Desolation": The Trans-Pecos (starting p. 165)
  • 10 Mexico: Epilogue (starting p. 199)
  • Index (starting p. 209)
ISBN
  • 0292708343 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780292708341 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0292708351 ((paper ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780292708358 ((paper ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
94043734
OCLC
31708350
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