Recently Received Books (February 2007–April 2007)

At-Sea Distribution and Abudance of Seabirds off Southern California: A 20-Year Comparison. Mason, J. W., G. J. McChesney, W. R. McIver, H. R. Carter, J. Y. Takekawa, R. T. Golightly, J. T. Ackerman, D. L. Orthmeyer, W. M. Perry, J. L. Yee, M. O. Pierson, and J. D. McCrary. 2007. Studies in avian biology no. 33. Cooper Ornithological Society, Camarillo, CA. 101 pp. $15.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-94361076.

Dirt. The Erosion of Civilizations. Montgomery, D. R. 2007. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 295 pp. $24.95 (hardcover). ISBN-13 978-0-520-24870-0.

Evolutionary Ecology of Parasites. 2nd edition. Poulin, R. 2007. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ. 332 pp. $39.50 (paperback). ISBN 13 978-0-691-12085-0.

The Landscaping Ideas of Jays. A Natural History of the Backyard Restoration Garden. Lowry, J. L. 2007. University of California Press, Berkeley. 292 pp. $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-24956-1.

Millipedes and Moon Tigers. Science and Policy in an Age of Extinction. Nash, S. 2007. University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville, VA. 178 pp. (xii + 166). $22.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8139-2623-0.

Planning Research. A Concise Guide for the Environmental and Natural Resources Sciences. Gordon, J. C. 2007. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 112 pp. $15.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-300-12006-6.

Sustainability or Collapse? An Integrated History and Future of People on Earth. Costanza, R., L. J. Graumlich, and W. Steffen, editors. 2007. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 517 pp. (xxii + 495). $38.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0–262-03366-6/978-0-262-03366-4.

The Urban Whale. North Atlantic Right Whales at the Crossroads. 2007. Kraus, S D., and R. M. Rolland, editors. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA. 543 pp. $55.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-674-02327-7.

Wildlife-Habitat Relationships. Concepts & Applications. 3rd edition. Morrison, M. L., B. G. Marcot, and R. W. Mannan. 2006. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 493 pp. $45.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-59726-095-9.

The Worldwide Crisis in Fisheries. Economic Models and Human Behavior. Clark, C. W. 2007. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 269 pp. (vi + 263). $55.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-521-54939-4.