Status and trends of the nation's biological resources

Edited by: Michael J. MacPaul A. OplerCatherine E. Puckett Haecker, and Peter D. Doran



This report is a comprehensive summary of the status and trends of our nation’s biological resources. The report describes the major processes and factors affecting biological resources, and it treats regional status and trends. Authors of the chapters and boxes in this two-volume report were drawn from federal and state agencies, universities, and private organizations, reflecting the U.S. Geological Survey’s national partnership approach to providing comprehensive, reliable information about our biological resources. Following scientific tradition, each chapter and box was peer-reviewed by anonymous scientific reviewers.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype Other Report
Title Status and trends of the nation's biological resources
ISBN 016053285X
Year Published 1998
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
Description xi, 964 p.
Country United States
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