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Author Constantz, George, 1947- author.

Title Ice, fire, and nutcrackers : a Rocky Mountain ecology / George Constantz.

Publication Info. Salt Lake City [Utah] : The University of Utah Press, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (408 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Introduction; 1. Nutcracker's Brain; 2. Lupine's Defense; 3. Paintbrush Parasites; 4. Eat Me!; 5. Lodgepole Cones; 6. Aspen Clones; 7. Sex-Reversed Katydids; 8. Optimizing Bumblebees; 9. Flickering Butterflies; 10. Axolotls; 11. Tadpole Kin; 12. Scent of a Mouse; 13. The Ultra-Overwinterer; 14. Hummingbirds Micromanage Their Energy; 15. Hay-Stacker; 16. Two Fat Marmots, One Fat Rock; 17. Intimidating Bitches; 18. The Counterintuitive Grizzly; 19. The Bearded Climber; 20. Antler Indicators; 21. Rock Artists; 22. Themes; 23. Land Lines; Epilogue; Thank Yous.
Names of Plants and AnimalsGlossary; References; Index; About The Author.
Subject Natural history -- Rocky Mountains.
Mountain animals -- Adaptation -- Rocky Mountains.
Mountain plants -- Adaptation -- Rocky Mountains.
Mountain ecology -- Rocky Mountains.
NATURE -- Essays.
NATURE -- Reference.
TRAVEL -- Special Interest -- Ecotourism.
Other Form: Print version: Constantz, George, 1947- Ice, fire, and nutcrackers : a Rocky Mountain ecology. Salt Lake City, [Utah] : The University of Utah Press, ©2014 399 pages 9781607813620
ISBN 9781607813637 (electronic bk.)
1607813637 (electronic bk.)
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