Publisher description for The Everglades, Florida Bay, and coral reefs of the Florida Keys : an ecosystem sourcebook / edited by James W. Porter, Karen G. Porter ; photographs by Clyde Butcher.

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Based on original research in the Everglades, Florida Bay, and the coral reefs of the Florida Keys, this book takes an encyclopedic look at how to study and manage ecosystems connected by surface and subsurface water movements. It presents scientific studies, discusses policy and management, and explores the whole watershed approach to protecting coral reefs.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Ecohydrology -- Florida.
Wetland ecology -- Florida -- Everglades.
Marine ecology -- Florida -- Florida Bay.
Coral reef ecology -- Florida -- Florida Keys.