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Proceedings of the fifth biennial conference of research on the Colorado Plateau / editors Charles van Riper III, Kathryn A. Thomas, Maureen A. Stuart.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (203 pages) : illustrations, maps
  • Publisher: [Flagstaff, Ariz.] : [USGS, Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center, Colorado Plateau Field Station], [2001]

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General Note:
The 13 chapters in this book were selected from 105 research papers presented at the Fifth Biennial Conference of Research on the Colorado Plateau. Held 15-18 October 1999 in Flagstaff, Arizona ..."--Page xi.
"Sponsored and organized by U.S. Geological Survey Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center."
"Co-sponsored by Northern Arizona University."
"October 2001"--Page 3 of cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Reframing the grazing debate : evaluating ecological sustainability and bioregional food production / Matthew Loeser [and others] -- Computer simulation for rafting traffic on the Colorado River / Catherine Roberts and Robert Gimblett -- The influence of habitat types, water sources, and movement barriers on pronghorn antelope home ranges in Northern Arizona / Jill Bright and Charles van Riper III -- Mule deer demographic responses to select climatic variables in Arizona / Brian Wakeling -- Survey of the herpetofauna of Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona / Charles A. Drost, Trevor Persons and Erika M. Nowak -- Changes in water temperature of backwaters during fluctuating vs. short-term steady flows in the Colorado River, Grand Canyon / Timothy L. Hoffnagle -- Ponderosa pine tree selection by roosting Merriam's turkeys in north-central Arizona / Brian Wakeling [and others] -- The suitability of butterflies as indicators of ecosystem condition : a comparison of butterfly diversity across stand treatments in northern Arizona / Kerry Griffis, Sheri S. Mann, and Michael R. Wagner -- Stand treatment impacts on forest health (STIFH) : structural responses associated with silvicultural treatment / John D. Bailey, Michael R. Wagner, and Jonathan Smith -- Post-fire treatment of noxious weeds in Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado / M. Lisa Floyd, David D. Hanna and Gary Salamach -- Mapping land cover and animal species distributions for conservation planning : an overview of the Southwest Regional Gap Analysis Program in Arizona / Sarah R. Jacobs, Kathryn A. Thomas, and Charles A. Drost -- Modeling wildlife habitat corridors in the greater Grand Staircase-Escalante ecosystem / Dawn Hartley and Gregory H. Aplet -- Climate of the central Colorado Plateau, Utah and Arizona : characterization and recent trends / John Spence.
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Description based on print version.
Subject: Natural resources > Colorado Plateau > Congresses.
Colorado Plateau > Congresses.

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