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Wired wilderness

Etienne Benson

Wired wilderness

technologies of tracking and the making of modern wildlife

by Etienne Benson

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal radio tracking -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Animal radio tracking -- Technological innovations,
  • Conservation biology -- Environmental aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEtienne Benson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL60.4 .B46 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24039793M
    ISBN 100801897106
    ISBN 109780801897108
    LC Control Number2010001246
    OCLC/WorldCa502874368

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