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By Matthew D. Evenden

Amid modern debates over huge dam improvement and declines in fisheries, this e-book bargains a case examine of a river basin the place improvement judgements didn't eventually dam the river, yet relatively conserved its salmon. even supposing the case is neighborhood, the consequences of this environmental heritage of the Fraser River (British Columbia), and the makes an attempt to block it for strength and guard it for salmon, are international. Matthew Evenden explores the transnational forces that affected the river, the altering wisdom and practices of technological know-how, and the function of environmental switch in influencing environmental debate.

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