Nature/Environment

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Climate Games

Experiments on How People Prevent Disaster

Experiments reveal people can work together to prevent climate change

Twisting in the Wind

The Politics of Tepid Transitions to Renewable Energy

Political barriers to clean energy transitions

Insects of the Great Lakes Region

The most comprehensive guide to insects in the Great Lakes region

Looking for Hickories

The Forgotten Wildness of the Rural Midwest

A masterfully written collection that establishes a new voice for the spirit of the upper Midwest and Michigan and offers a fresh look at the landscape as well as the everyday lives of the people who make up the region's small communities

Gleason's Plants of Michigan

A Field Guide

Updated edition of the classic botanical guide to the Great Lakes region

Ancient Life of the Great Lakes Basin

Precambrian to Pleistocene

A review of the ancient life of the Great Lakes Basin from the Precambrian through the Ice Age

A Guide to Michigan's Endangered Wildlife

A descriptive profile of Michigan's threatened and endangered wildlife

Borne of the Wind

Michigan Sand Dunes

An introduction to the ecology of Michigan's sand dunes

The Era of Great Disasters

Japan and Its Three Major Earthquakes

Uncovering the humanity and wisdom within the tragedy of Japan’s disaster responses to three major earthquakes

Cultural Values and Human Ecology in Southeast Asia

Gathers seventeen diverse perspectives on human ecology in Southeast Asia with a conceptual framework—cultural values—designed to bridge social and natural science paradigms

Climate Change Solutions

Beyond the Capital-Climate Contradiction

Capitalism and climate change solutions are incompatible

Michigan Trees, Revised and Updated

A Guide to the Trees of the Great Lakes Region

The number-one book for tree identification in Michigan and the Great Lakes

Stringfellow Acid Pits

The Toxic and Legal Legacy

Before Erin Brockovich, there was Penny Newman and the fight for the biggest toxic waste lawsuit in California history

Great Lakes Sea Lamprey

The 70 Year War on a Biological Invader

A captivating look at an ecological terror and the cooperative effort that brought the Great Lakes back from the brink

The Life of the Lakes, 4th Ed.

A Guide to the Great Lakes Fishery

4th Edition

A detailed look at the history, health, and management of the Great Lakes fishery

Great Lakes Rocks

4 Billion Years of Geologic History in the Great Lakes Region

A much-needed exploration of Great Lakes geology

Michigan Ferns and Lycophytes

A Guide to Species of the Great Lakes Region

The most comprehensive guide to Michigan’s ferns and related plants

Mountains Without Handrails

Reflections on the National Parks

With a New Foreword by Holly Doremus

A controversial, informed, and important look at the protection and management of America’s national parks

Amphibians and Reptiles of the Great Lakes Region, Revised Ed.

Revised Edition

A revised and updated guide to reptiles and amphibians in the Great Lakes region

Mammals of the Great Lakes Region, 3rd Ed.

3rd Edition

Revised and expanded edition of the classic Mammals of the Great Lakes Region

The Woman Who Knew Too Much, Revised Ed.

Alice Stewart and the Secrets of Radiation

2nd Edition

The life story of the epidemiologist who discovered the harmful effects of fetal X rays and other radiation exposure

Michigan Shrubs and Vines

A Guide to Species of the Great Lakes Region

The essential reference for identifying shrubs and woody vines in Michigan and the Great Lakes Region

Risk Criticism

Precautionary Reading in an Age of Environmental Uncertainty

Novels, films, theater, poetry, visual art, websites, news reports, and essays give context to environmental risk