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256 Pages | 32

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190246402

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The Marsh Builders

The Fight for Clean Water, Wetlands, and Wildlife

Sharon Levy

  • Explores both the history and emerging science of water pollution and the role of wetlands in protecting water quality
  • Delves into the complex political and social dynamics of a years-long succesful citizen uprising against energy-intensive conventional sewage treatment
  • Explains why wetland construction and restoration is increasingly important in the era of global warming and sea level rise