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The Resource Firestick ecology : fairdinkum science in plain English, Vic Jurskis

Firestick ecology : fairdinkum science in plain English, Vic Jurskis

Label
Firestick ecology : fairdinkum science in plain English
Title
Firestick ecology
Title remainder
fairdinkum science in plain English
Statement of responsibility
Vic Jurskis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Author argues that on the basis of ecological history the firestick must be applied to the Australian landscape frequently, willingly and skillfully to restore a healthy, safe environment and economy
Cataloging source
TSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jurskis, Vic
Dewey number
304.20994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature
  • Fire ecology
  • Fire management
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Social ecology
  • Australia
Label
Firestick ecology : fairdinkum science in plain English, Vic Jurskis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-355)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Science -- 2. Ecological history -- 3. How things were -- 3a. How things were again -- 4. How things changed -- 5. If there is no balance of nature, how can it be disturbed? -- 6. Rarity, decline and pestilence -- 7. The wilderness myth -- 8. Human fires, megafires, paramilitaries and global warming enthusiasts -- 8a Fire research. -- 9. The alleged evils of grazing -- 10. Murray-Darling madness -- 11. Saving forests that never were -- 12. Rainforest, wet sclerophyll and scrub -- 12a. How Aborigines most likely made Australia -- 13. The big jump -- 13a. Of prickly pear and other stuff -- 14. Imaginary problems and real crises -- 14a. The magic pudding -- 15. Firestick ecology
Control code
000055445086
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 355 pages
Isbn
9781925138740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)918594751
Label
Firestick ecology : fairdinkum science in plain English, Vic Jurskis
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-355)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Science -- 2. Ecological history -- 3. How things were -- 3a. How things were again -- 4. How things changed -- 5. If there is no balance of nature, how can it be disturbed? -- 6. Rarity, decline and pestilence -- 7. The wilderness myth -- 8. Human fires, megafires, paramilitaries and global warming enthusiasts -- 8a Fire research. -- 9. The alleged evils of grazing -- 10. Murray-Darling madness -- 11. Saving forests that never were -- 12. Rainforest, wet sclerophyll and scrub -- 12a. How Aborigines most likely made Australia -- 13. The big jump -- 13a. Of prickly pear and other stuff -- 14. Imaginary problems and real crises -- 14a. The magic pudding -- 15. Firestick ecology
Control code
000055445086
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 355 pages
Isbn
9781925138740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)918594751

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