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The ecology of Block Island

Rhode Island Natural History Survey. Conference

The ecology of Block Island

proceedings of the Rhode Island Natural History Survey Conference, October 28, 2000

by Rhode Island Natural History Survey. Conference

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Published by Rhode Island Natural History Survey in Kingston, RI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rhode Island,
  • Block Island
    • Subjects:
    • Ecology -- Rhode Island -- Block Island -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Peter W. Paton ... [et al.].
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsPaton, Peter W., Rhode Island Natural History Survey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH105.R4 R49 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3575009M
      ISBN 101887771069
      LC Control Number2002112950
      OCLC/WorldCa56109032

        A richly illustrated full‑color guide to the unique plants, wildlife, and environments of Cape Cod and the other nearby “Outer Lands” that face the Atlantic Ocean This essential guidebook presents the most abundantly illustrated and fascinating account of the natural history of Cape Cod, its nearby islands, Block Island, the western coast of Rhode Island, and southeastern Long Island ever. For example, the copepod Acartia tonsa in Long Island Sound, USA (41 o N) used to be present from June to December (Lopez et al., ) but has now extended (since ) its presence on the tail.

      Full text of "A history of Block Island: from its discovery, in , to the present time, " See other formats. Block Island's geology, geography, flora and fauna will be under the microscope at the Rhode Island Natural History Survey's sixth annual conference on Oct. The conference topic is "The Ecology of Rhode Island's Islands: Focus on Block.

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