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The Kasokwa Forest chimpanzees: a breakdown of trust

Vernon Reynolds

in The Chimpanzees of the Budongo Forest: Ecology, Behaviour and Conservation

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198515463
eISBN:
9780191705656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198515463.003.0012
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

To the south of the main block of the Budongo Forest is a forest outlier which follows the course of the Kasokwa river, running between sugarcane fields. In this outlier lives a community of 15 ... More


A Freshwater Perspective on Climate Variability and its Effect on Marine Ecosystems

Dag O. Hessen

in Marine Ecosystems and Climate Variation: The North Atlantic: A Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198507499
eISBN:
9780191709845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507499.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

There are several points of departure when assessing the effects of climatic variations from a limnological perspective. First, to which extent do climatic effects on freshwaters per se impact marine ... More


The Cumberland River Archaic of Middle Tennessee

Tanya M. Peres  and Aaron Deter-Wolf (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781683400837
eISBN:
9781683400721
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400837.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Prior to 2010, the only major literature on the manifestation of the Shell Mound Archaic in the Middle Cumberland River Valley of Tennessee was an unpublished dissertation and technical or ... More


Naval Power, Mao Zedong, and the War in China, 1926–1949

Francis Grice

in The Sea and the Second World War: Maritime Aspects of a Global Conflict

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781949668049
eISBN:
9781949668056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9781949668049.003.0010
Subject:
History, Military History

Naval power had a huge impact on the rise of Mao Zedong and the Communists in China from 1926 to 1949. Despite this, scholars have often marginalized its role because Mao himself wrote very little ... More


Riverworld: Life and Meaning in the Illinois Valley

Douglas K. Charles

in Hopewell Settlement Patterns, Subsistence, and Symbolic Landscapes

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034553
eISBN:
9780813039190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034553.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter explores the cultural characterization of the lower Illinois River valley landscape during the Middle Woodland period. It tries to articulate the major concerns expressed regarding ... More


A Valley Divided:: Transportation Difficulties

David E. Mills

in Dividing the Nile: Egypt's Economic Nationalists in the Sudan 1918-56

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9789774166389
eISBN:
9781617975882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166389.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the means of transportation between Egyptian and Sudanese regions, ranging from ground and riverine to maritime capabilities. Initial attention to rates, inspections, and ... More


Conclusion Mobile and Rooted

Heather F. Roller

in Amazonian Routes: Indigenous Mobility and Colonial Communities in Northern Brazil

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804787086
eISBN:
9780804792127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804787086.003.0008
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The conclusion revolves around the various stories that have been (and still are) told about mobility in the Amazon. From early colonial narratives to nineteenth-century travel literature to ... More


A Lasting Tradition in Northern China

Jun Kimura

in Archaeology of East Asian Shipbuilding

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813061184
eISBN:
9780813051161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061184.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The first part of this chapter and the previous chapter look at the Yellow Sea shipbuilding tradition that is principally identified in costal and riverine ships with flat bottom structure and ... More


From the Savannah to the Santee River: Early Archaic Mobility and Raw Material Utilization in the Coastal Plain of South Carolina

Joseph E. Wilkinson

in Early Human Life on the Southeastern Coastal Plain

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781683400349
eISBN:
9781683401001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400349.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Chapter 13 examines the evidence for Early Archaic use and settlement of the inter-riverine zone between the Savannah and the Santee Rivers, both of which are the major alluvial rivers on southern ... More


Net Losses: Habitat and Endangered Species

Daniel McCool

in River Republic: The Fall and Rise of America's Rivers

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161312
eISBN:
9780231504416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161312.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter focuses on the “use” of rivers as valuable habitat for wildlife and endangered species. Rivers are far more than just the source of drinking water for two-thirds of the people in the ... More


Environmental Flow Relationships, Models, and Applications

Angela H. Arthington

in Environmental Flows: Saving Rivers in the Third Millennium

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520273696
eISBN:
9780520953451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273696.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Environmental flow assessment and effective management require capacity to predict the future ecological condition of a river ecosystem after its flow regime has been altered. This chapter is devoted ... More


Sustaining Groundwater-Dependent Ecosystems

Angela H. Arthington

in Environmental Flows: Saving Rivers in the Third Millennium

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520273696
eISBN:
9780520953451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273696.003.0016
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter is devoted to the groundwater dependencies of riverine corridors, and the methods available to assess those dependencies and to protect and manage groundwater resources as part of ... More


Wetlands, Threats, and Water Requirements

Angela H. Arthington

in Environmental Flows: Saving Rivers in the Third Millennium

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520273696
eISBN:
9780520953451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273696.003.0017
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Many different wetland types have been recognised, their character depending upon climatic and hydrogeomorphic setting, inundation regime, groundwater, water chemistry, and associated factors. ... More


Floodplains and FEMA

David L. Callies

in Regulating Paradise: Land Use Controls in Hawai'i

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834753
eISBN:
9780824870751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834753.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter explores the formulation of disaster protection policies. This is in part due to the tendency to build houses in floodplains and coastal hazard areas. In Hawaiʻi, the flood hazard is ... More


Hythes, Small Ports, and Other Landing Places in Later Medieval England

Mark Gardiner

in Waterways and Canal-Building in Medieval England

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198723134
eISBN:
9780191804205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780198723134.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter describes large coastal and riverine ports that have significant archaeological remains. There were many places of considerable economic importance in the later medieval period, such as ... More


The Unquiet River: A Biography of the Brahmaputra

Arupjyoti Saikia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199468119
eISBN:
9780190990435
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199468119.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

At the turn of the twentieth century the human reshaping of the Brahmaputra and its extended ecological relations has become a reality. This biography of the Brahmaputra reimagines the layered ... More


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