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Virtual Rivers: Lessons from the Mountain Rivers of the Colorado Front Range

By: Wohl, Ellen

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 2001

Edition: 1st PB Printing

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: AB01046

ISBN: 0300183100

Condition: Near Fine


(Description) A brand new, unread book. ***(Synopsis) Sparsely settled mountain areas of the world, such as Colorado's Front Range, give an impression of wild, untouched, and unchanging nature. Yet in many cases mountain rivers that appear to be pristine natural systems actually have been impaired as a result of human activities. In this timely and accessible book, Ellen Wohl documents two hundred years of land-use patterns on the Front Range and their wide-ranging effe... View more info