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A great aridness : climate change and the future of the American southwest /

by DeBuys, William Eno.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, c2011Description: xii, 369 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780199778928; 0199778922.Subject(s): Climatic changes -- Southwest, New | Water-supply -- Effect of global warming on -- Southwest, New | Droughts -- Southwest, New | Southwest, New -- Environmental conditions
Contents:
High blue : the great downshift of dryness -- Oracle : global-change-type drought -- Sand Canyon : vanishing acts -- Janos : a mirror in time -- Lava Falls : the blood of oasis civilization -- The canal at river's end : thirsty Arizona -- Highway 79 revisited : "mega" trends in the Sun Corridor -- Apache Pass : crossing the line -- Mogollon Plateau : fires present and future -- Mt. Graham : the biopolitics of change -- Hawikku : welcome to the Anthropocene.
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BOOK BOOK Foothills Lab QC903.2.U6 D43 2011 (Browse shelf) 1 Available

Includes bibliographical references and index.

High blue : the great downshift of dryness -- Oracle : global-change-type drought -- Sand Canyon : vanishing acts -- Janos : a mirror in time -- Lava Falls : the blood of oasis civilization -- The canal at river's end : thirsty Arizona -- Highway 79 revisited : "mega" trends in the Sun Corridor -- Apache Pass : crossing the line -- Mogollon Plateau : fires present and future -- Mt. Graham : the biopolitics of change -- Hawikku : welcome to the Anthropocene.

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