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Record #180792:

The ferocious summer: Palmer's penguins and the warming of Antarctica / Meredith Hooper.

Title: The ferocious summer: Palmer's penguins and the warming of Antarctica / Meredith Hooper.
Author(s): Hooper, Meredith.
Date: 2007.
Publisher: London: Profile
Abstract: Account of scientific research in Antarctica tells story of causes and impacts of Antarctic Peninsula warming, with particular reference to study of Adélie penguin colonies near Palmer station on Anvers Island. Provides detailed descriptions of field work, development of scientific ideas, and daily lives of scientists during 2001-02 austral season and discusses both effect of climate change on Antarctic wildlife, and implications for wider world.
Notes:

Reviewed by David Walton in Polar Record 2008, 44(231) :379-380, and by Stephen Scott-Fawcett in James Caird Society. Journal, 2008, 4 :70-71.

Keywords: 598.2 -- Birds.
598.45 -- Penguins: Pygoscelis adeliae.
591.5 -- Animal behaviour.
591.54 -- Animals, influence of climate.
591.543.1 -- Animals, influence of temperature.
574.24 -- Habitat conditions, effect of alterations.
551.506.8 -- Biological processes related to meteorology.
551.58 -- Climatology.
551.583 -- Climatic changes.
551.588 -- Climate, effect of man and environment.
910.2 -- Exploration, kinds and techniques.
355.41 -- Logistics.
658.314 -- Expeditions, rules and regulations.
331.101.3 -- Job satisfaction.
92 -- Biographies: Fraser, Bill.
711.42(2) -- Settlements and stations, specific: Palmer.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1955- US Antarctic Program.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 2001-02 USAP.
H5 -- Zoology: birds.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*726) -- Maritime Antarctic.
(*726.5) -- Antarctic Peninsula, west coast and islands.
(*726.52) -- Palmer Archipelago.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*7) : 598.45[2007]
ISBN: 9781846680083
SPRI record no.: 180792

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