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1972 progress report: Nitrogen and carbon flux in a soil vegetation complex in the desert biome : [report volume 3]

A comparative study of methods used in analysing the influence of fencing on vegetation in two areas characteristic of the Western Mediterranean desert of Egypt
A Desert Country Near the Sea: A Natural History of the Cape Region of Baja California
A Full Life in a Small Place: And Other Essays from a Desert Garden
A Natural History of the Sonoran Desert
A springtime study of sheep effects upon vegetation, soil, and tortoise burrows of the Kramer Hills tortoise study plot
A survey of potential natural landmarks, biotic themes, of the Mojave-Sonoran Desert region: Biotic themes
A Trace of Desert Waters: The Great Basin Story
A typological enquiry into some dry-stone funerary and cult monuments of the Sahara (Mauritania, Morocco and N.W. Niger)
Achieving effective revegetation of disposed processed oil shale: A program emphasizing natural methods in an arid environment
Across African Sand: Journeys of a Witch-Doctor's Son-in-Law
American Desert
An annotated bibliography of Deep Canyon research
An archaeological inventory report of the Owlshead/Amargosa-Mojave basin planning units of the southern California desert area
An overview of North American temperate deserts and semi-deserts
Animals of the desert
Application of remote sensing techniques for analysis of desert biome validation studies: 1971 progress report (RM)
Arid Land Ecosystems: Volume 2, Structure, Functioning and Management (International Biological Programme Synthesis Series)
Arid Land Resources and Their Management
Arid Lands
Arid Lands (Planet Earth)
Aridity: Droughts and Human Development
At home in the desert (Science at work)
Avian Desert Predators (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Avian use of xeroriparian systems in the Big Bend Region, Texas
Barren, Wild, and Worthless: Living in the Chihuahuan Desert
Behavioural Adaptations of Desert Animals (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Biology of nematodes in desert ecosystems: 1971 progress report (Research memorandum)
Biomass and nutrient dynamics of some major cold desert shrubs
Biotic Interactions in Arid Lands (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
California Deserts (California geographic series)
Carnivore Ecology in Arid Lands (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Carnivores in Ecosystems : The Yellowstone Experience
Cedar Mesa: A Place Where Spirits Dwell (Desert Places)
Convergent Evolution in Warm Deserts
Creosote Bush: Biology and Chemistry of Larrea in New World Deserts
Defending the desert: Conserving biodiversity on BLM lands in the Southwest
Deography and bioenergetics of herbivorous ants in a desert ecosystem as functions of vegetation soil type and weather variables
Desert algae: soil crusts and diaphanous substrata as algal habitats (JPL technical report)
Desert Arthropods: Life History Variations (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Desert awareness
Desert bighorn restoration at Zion National Park, Utah
Desert conquest: Key to man's existence
Desert conservation : a management showcase (SuDoc I 53.2:D 45/7)
Desert contrasts: Illustrated by the coachella
Desert day (TWIG Books)
Desert Development: Part 1: Desert Agriculture, Ecology and Biology
Desert Development: Part 2: Socio-Economic Aspects and Renewable Energy Applications
Desert dwellers
Desert Ecology
Desert Heart: Chronicles of the Sonoran Desert
Desert Investigations
Desert Legends: Re-Storying the Sonoran Borderlands
Desert life (Nature activity series)
Desert Lore of Southern California
Desert neighbors
DESERT QUARTET : An Erotic Landscape
Desert Reader
Desert resources and Hohokam subsistence: The Conoco Florence project (Archaeological series)
Desert Smells Like Rain: A Naturalist in Papago Indian Country
Desert Survivor: An Adventurer's Guide to Exploring the Great American Desert
Desert Time: A Journey Through the American Southwest
Desert treasure: A story of adventure and The Mojave Desert: its people, plants, and animals with work plans for reading comprehension, word pictures, word building and word clues
Desert volcanoes
Desert Wetlands
Desert Wildflowers of North America
Desert Wildlife (Oxford Scientific Films)
Desert: The American Southwest (The Naturalist's America)
Desertification in the Sahelian and Sudanian Zones of West Africa/Bk 0897 (World Bank Technical Paper, No 61)
Desertification: Financial Support for the Biosphere
Deserts (Audubon Society Nature Guides)
Deserts (Biomes)
Deserts (Discover)
Deserts (Habitats of the world)
Deserts : The Living Drylands
Deserts and steppes (Air pollution and acid rain)
Deserts in China
Deserts on the March (Conservation Classics)
Deserts: Miracle of Life
Deserts: The Encroaching Wilderness : A World Conservation Atlas
Design and the desert environment: Landscape architecture and the American Southwest (Arid lands resource information paper)
Designating certain lands in the California Desert as wilderness, to establish the Death Valley and Joshua Tree National parks and the Mojave National ... Budget Office) (SuDoc Y 1.1/8:102-283/pt.1-)
Discovering the Desert: Legacy of the Carnegie Desert Botanical Laboratory
Dispersal Biology of Desert Plants (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Distribution of organic matter reserve in a desert shrub community (USDA Forest Service research paper INT)
Dry Lands: Man and Plants
Drylands: Environmental Management and Development (Routledge Natural Environment : Problems and Management)
Drylands: The Deserts of North America
Dune Country: A Naturalist's Look at the Plant Life of Southwestern Sand Dunes
Dynamics and productivity of aquatic invertebrates in a desert environment (Research memorandum)
Ecological assessment of the effects of Army training activities on a desert ecosystem: National Training Center, Fort Irwin, California (USA-CERL technical report)
Ecological Communities and Processes in a Mojave Desert Ecosystem
Ecological implications of living in desert riparian habitats: Beaver (Contributed papers of the second Symposium on Resources of the Chihuahuan Desert Region, United States and Mexico)
Ecological studies of feral burros in Death Valley (Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit, Nev. Contribution number CPSU/UNLV)
Ecological values of the California desert (The American Southwest: a vanishing heritage)
Ecology and management of salt desert shrub ranges: A bibliography (Mimeograph series / Utah Agricultural Experiment Station)
Ecology of Desert Organisms
Ecology of Sonoran Desert Plants and Plant Communities
Ecology of the Nevada Test Site: A narrative summary and annotated bibliography
Ecology of the Nevada Test Site: An annotated bibliography : with narrative summary, keyword index, and species lists
Ecology of the saguaro : II, reproduction, germination, establishment, growth, and survival of the young plant: Warren F. Steenbergh & Charles H. Lowe ... Service scientific monograph series
Ecology: the deserts and man (Benziger web of life book)
Ecophysiology of Desert Birds (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Ecophysiology of Economic Plants in Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Ecophysiology of Small Desert Mammals (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Ecosystem Dynamics in a Polar Desert: The McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica (Antarctic Research Series)
Energetics of Desert Invertebrates (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Environmental Change in Drylands: Biogeographical and Geomorphological Perspectives
Environmental effects of solar thermal power systems: Systematic status of the Mojave ground squirrel, Spermophilus mohavensis (Subgenus Xerospermophilus)
Environmental Management and Development in Drylands
Evaluation of three watering and mulching techniques on transplanted trees at Adobe Dam: Report to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District (Task)
Evolution of desert vegetation in western North America (Contributions to paleontology)
Flowering Plants of the Lake Mead Region (Popular series - Southwest Parks and Monuments Association
Going Back to Bisbee
Herbage dynamics and primary productivity of a desert grassland ecosystem (Bulletin / New Mexico State University, Agricultural Experiment Station)
High Desert Yards and Gardens
Hohokam ecology : the ancient desert people and their environment (SuDoc I 29.2:H 68)
Homeostasis in Desert Reptiles (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Hot Deserts and Arid Shrublands : Hot Deserts and Arid Shrublands (Ecosystems of the World)
House in the Sun: A Natural History of the Sonoran Desert
Hydrologic relations of sagebrush lands
Impact of a high density deer population on desert vegetation: A final report
In a Desert Garden: Love and Death Among the Insects
Interpretive resources of the pinĚ?on-juniper ecosystem in New Mexico
Inventory of research on vegetation of desert environments (Inventory of geographical research on desert environments)
Invertebrates in Hot and Cold Arid Environments (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Jornada Validation Site: 1972 progress report (Research memorandum / U.S. International Biological Program, Desert Biome)
Life in the desert (Adventures in nature and science)
Life in the desert (Primary science resource guide)
Life on a Giant Cactus (Good Earth Books)
Life-history characteristics of the creosotebush, Larrea tridentata (Bulletin / New Mexico State University. Agricultural Experiment Station)
Living Earth Deserts (A Reader's Digest Living Earth Book)
Living in the desert (Just look at)
Marine desert ecology of Southern Peru
Mesquite: Its Biology in Two Desert Scrub Ecosystems
Mule deer fawn survival on cattle-grazed and ungrazed desert ranges: A final report
Negev: Land, Water, and Life in a Desert Environment
Netting the Sun: A Personal Geography of the Oregon Desert (Northwest Voices Essays)
Newbridge smart science
Nitrogen dynamics in stands dominated by some major cold desert shrubs (Research memorandum / U.S. International Biological Program, Desert Biome)
Nitrogen in Desert Ecosystems
Off-road vehicles and the fragile desert
Okavango: Sea of Land, Land of Water
Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument: Where Edges Meet
Ortho's All About Dry Climate Gardening (Ortho's All About Gardening)
Pattern and Process in Desert Ecosystems
Pattern and Process in Desert Ecosystems (Contributions of the Committee on Desert and Arid Zones Research of the Southwestern and Rocky Mountain Division ... Association for the Advancement of Science)
Permaculture in arid landscapes (Design course series)
Physical and biotic environments of the southern Namib dune ecosystem (Journal of arid environments)
Physiological Ecology of North American Desert Plants (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Plant Nutrients in Desert Environments (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Plant response parameters to recreational vehicles in the California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA): Final report
Plants for Arid Lands: Proceedings of the Kew International Conference on Economic Plants for Arid Lands Held in the Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botani
Plants in the Deserts of the Middle East (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Plants of Desert Dunes (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Plants of the Desert (The Incredible World of Plants)
Polar and Alpine Tundra (Ecosystems of the World)
Population and Environment in Arid Regions
Prediction of plant-, soil-, and air-temperature on a microscale in the desert (Research memorandum)
Preliminary ecological investigation of natural community status at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument (Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit)
Preliminary report on biological resources of the Glen Canyon Reservoir (University of Utah. Dept. of Anthropology. Anthropological papers)
Preliminary study of the desert pupfish and their habitat at Quitobaquito Springs, Arizona: Final report of research accomplished under cooperative agreement ... National Park Resources Studies Unit)
Proceedings, shrubland ecotones Ephraim, UT, August 12-14, 1998 (SuDoc A 13.151/5:RMRS-P-11)
Progress in Desert Research
Proposed Northern & Eastern Colorado Desert Coordinated Management Plan : an amendment to the California Desert Conservation Area Plan 1980 and Sikes Act ... impact statement (SuDoc I 53.59:C 71/)
Proposed Northern and Eastern Mojave Desert Management Plan : amendment to the California Desert Conservation Area Plan and final environmental impact statement (SuDoc I 53.59:M 72/)
Radiotelemetry study of a desert tortoise population Sand Hill Training Area, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, California (SuDoc D 103.53:98/39)
Record of decision to the 1984 plan amendments of the California Desert Conservation Area Plan of 1980 (SuDoc I 53.23/2:C 12/984)
Red: Passion and Patience in the Desert
Regeneration of Plants in Arid Ecosystems Resulting from Patch Disturbance (Geobotany)
Repeat photography at Chaco Culture National Historical Park, New Mexico, based on photographs made in the 1930s, 1970s, and the year 2000
Restoration and Rehabilitation of the Desert Environment
Revegetation studies pertinent to the Barstow 10 MWe pilot solar thermal power system and to potential power plant sites elsewhere in the Mohave Desert ... effects of solar thermal power systems)
Riparian Ecosystem Recovery in Arid Lands: Strategies and References
Rock Valley validation site report: 1971 progress report (Research memorandum)
Rock Valley validation site report: 1972 progress report (Research memorandum)
Saguaro Book
Saguaro: Questions and answers
Saguaro: Saguaro National Monument, Arizona
Salt Dreams: Land & Water in Low-Down California
Seasons in the Desert: A Naturalist's Notebook
Shrub-Steppe: Balance and Change in a Semi-Arid Terrestrial Ecosystem (Developments in Agricultural and Managed-Forest Ecology)
Simulating land use alternatives and their impacts on desert tortoises at Fort Irwin, California (SuDoc D 103.53:98/76)
Sonoran Desert
Sonoran Desert Spring
Sonoran Desert Summer
Soul of Nowhere
Spatial Ecology of Desert Rodent Communities (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Special Biotic Relationships in the Arid Southwest (Contributions of the Committee on Desert and Arid Zones Research, 24)
Standing Rocks and Sleeping Rainbows: Mile by Mile Through Southeast Utah
State of the desert biome: Uniqueness, biodiversity, threats and the adequacy of protection in the Sonoran bioregion
Structure And Function of a Chihuahan Desert Ecosystem: The Jornada Basin Long-term Ecological Research Site (The Long-Term Ecological Research Network Series)
Structure and pattern of the Namib Desert dune ecosystem at Gobabeb (Madoqua)
Structure-Function Relations of Warm Desert Plants (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Studies in marine desert ecology
Survival Strategies of Annual Desert Plants (Adaptations of Desert Organisms)
Sustainable Land Use in Deserts
Systems analysis of the preSaharan ecosystem of southern Tunisia (Progress report / Tunisian PreSaharan Project)
Systems analysis of the pre-Saharan ecosystem of southern Tunisia (Progress report / Tunisian Pre-Saharan Project)
Temperate Deserts and Semi-Deserts (Ecosystems of the World)
Terrestrial ecology studies in the vicinity of Washington Public Power Supply System, nuclear projects 1 and 4: Progress report for 1978
The annual saguaro harvest an crop cycle of the Papago: With reference to ecology and symbolism (Desert plants)
The Arid Frontier : Interactive Management of Environment and Development (GeoJournal Library)
The California desert: Multiple uses and conflicting demands (Public affairs report)
The Changing Mile Revisited: An Ecological Study of Vegetation Change With Time in the Lower Mile of an Arid and Semiarid Region
The Desert : Further Studies in Natural Appearances (American Land Classics)
The Desert Grassland
The desert is theirs
The Desert Smells Like Rain: A Naturalist in O'Odham Country
The Desert Year
The Deserts of the Southwest: A Sierra Club Naturalist's Guide (Sierra Club Naturalist's Guides)
The Ecology of Desert Communities (Desert Ecology Series)
The ecology of saltcedar (Tamarix chinensis) in Death Valley National Monument and Lake Mead National Recreation Area: An assessment of techniques and ... for saltcedar control in the park system
The effects of air pollution and acid rain on fish, wildlife, and their habitats: Deserts and steppes (Air pollution and acid rain)
The Evolving Landscape : Homer Aschmann's Geography
The fragile desert: Handle with care
The Great American Desert
The Great Gobi National Park: A refuge for rare animals of the central Asian deserts
The Hanford Reach: A Land Of Contrasts (Desert Places)
The hidden life of the desert
The hydrology of big sagebrush lands: State-of-the-art 1973
The Jepson Desert Manual: Vascular Plants of Southeastern California
The last lonesome place.(Red Desert, Wyoming) : An article from: OnEarth
The Masked Bobwhite Rides Again
The Mojave: A Portrait of the Definitive American Desert
The Moon of the Wild Pigs
The moon of the wild pigs (The Thirteen moons)
The Mysterious Lands: A Naturalist Explores the Four Great Deserts of the Southwest
The North American Deserts.
The Opal Desert: Explorations of Fantasy and Reality in the American Southwest
The radiative environment and the surface temperature on a microscale in a sagebrush biome (Research memorandum / U.S. International Biological Program, Desert Biome)
The radioecology of plutonium and other transuranics in desert environments: Nevada Applied Ecology Group progress report as of January 1975 (United States. ... Nevada Operations Office. NVO)
The role and use of fire in the semidesert grass-shrub type (USDA Forest Service general technical report INT)
The Sahara : Vision Books Series
The Sierra Club Desert Reader
The Sonoran desert: A brief natural history
Time's Island: The California Desert
Trees and Shrubs of the Sahel: Their Characteristics and Uses (Schriftenreihe Der Gtz)
Twenty-Four Hours in a Desert (Twenty-Four Hours Ser.)
Two Eagles/DOS Aguilas: The Natural World of the United States-Mexico Borderlands
Uluru Kata Tjuta & Watarrka: Ayers Rock/the Olgas & Kings Canyon (National Parks Field Guides)
Use of vegetation as an indicator for soil properties under desert conditions
Vegetation Degradation in Central Asia Under the Impact of Human Activities
Vegetative rehabilitation of arid land disturbed in the development of oil shale and coal (Interagency energy/environment R & D program report)
Vertebrates and their habitats on the Deep Canyon Transect
Walking the East Mojave Desert: A Visitor's Guide to Mojave National Park (Walking the West)
Water in the eco-physiology of desert sheep (CAZRI monograph)
Water Management in Desert Environments: A Comparative Analysis (Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences)
Wild Nevada: Testimonies On Behalf Of The Desert
Wildlife of the North American Deserts
Working the Sahel: Environment and Society in Northern Nigeria (Global Environmental Change Series)
Zion desert bighorn reintroduction 1977: Project status and activities of released animals



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