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By Jane E. Mygatt,David C. Lightfoot,Jean-Luc E. Cartron,Sandra L. Brantley,Timothy K. Lowrey

ISBN-10: 0826342698

ISBN-13: 9780826342690

Extending from the spillway less than Cochiti Dam, approximately fifty miles north of Albuquerque,
to the headwaters of Elephant Butte Reservoir, close to fact or outcomes within the southern part of New Mexico, the center Rio Grande Bosque is greater than a cottonwood wooded area or woodland. it's a entire riverside atmosphere, one of the extra very important within the world's arid regions.

Every day 1000's of holiday makers to the bosque come upon natural world they can not determine. Researchers and municipal, county, country, and federal source corporation group of workers considering the bosque's administration want to know how crops and animals are associated with their habitats.

With descriptions of greater than seven-hundred crops and animals illustrated with colour pictures, this authoritative consultant is the 1st of its type for the center Rio Grande Bosque and is a useful source for land managers, lecturers, scholars, eco-buffs, and nature lovers. It additionally finds the real position the bosque performs in New Mexico's ordinary heritage.

ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS

Timothy ok. Lowrey is a curator and professor with the Museum of Southwestern Biology, UNM.

Jane E. Mygatt is a senior assortment supervisor with the Museum of Southwestern Biology, UNM.

Sandra L. Brantley is a examine affiliate professor with the Museum of Southwestern Biology, UNM.

David C. Lightfoot is a learn affiliate professor with the Museum of Southwestern Biology (MSB), UNM, and a senior ecologist with SWCA Environmental Consultants.

Jean-Luc E. Cartron (M.D., 1991, college of Paris Val de Marne, France; and Ph.D., 1995, Biology, collage of recent Mexico) is a examine assistant professor at UNM and the director of the Drylands Institute New Mexico workplace. He has written quite a few articles on raptor ecology and is the editor of Biodiversity, Ecosystems, and Conservation in Northern Mexico.

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"...a hassle-free, informative software for a person venturing into the bosque." -- New Mexico Magazine

"This is a brilliant source for nature lovers traveling the world in addition to scholars and professionals." -- flora and fauna Activist

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