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The curious life of krill : a conservation story from the bottom of the world / Stephen Nicol ; foreword by Marc Mangel.

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74VKVApyWXEb

The curious life of krill : a conservation story from the bottom of the world / Stephen Nicol ; foreword by Marc Mangel.

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The curious life of krill : a conservation story from the bottom of the world / Stephen Nicol ; foreword by Marc Mangel.

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The curious life of krill : a conservation story from the bottom of the world / Stephen Nicol ; foreword by Marc Mangel.

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Washington, DC : Island Press, [2018]

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H 2018/2196

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74VKVApyWXEb

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English

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Contents

xvi, 194 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

Oceans of krill -- Going with the floes -- Labors of love -- Bringing krill to life -- Antarctic fast food -- Eating krill -- Conventional approaches -- Krill futures.

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text

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unmediated

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volume

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Washington, DC : Island Press, [2018]

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

"Scientists say they are one of most abundant animals on the planet. But when pressed, few people can accurately describe krill or explain their ecological importance. Antarctic krill have used their extraordinary adaptive skills to survive and thrive for millions of years in a dark, icy world far from human interference. But with climate change me...

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The curious life of krill : a conservation story from the bottom of the world / Stephen Nicol ; foreword by Marc Mangel.

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General note

Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-184) and index.

Mitchell Library copy, 2018

Date Published

[2018]

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©2018

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H 2018/2196

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74VKVApyWXEb

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1610918533 hardcover

9781610918534 hardover

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595.389

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991024172189302626

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