Hawaiian ecosystem and its environmental determinants with particular emphasis on promising areas for geothermal development

Date
1980-06
Authors
Siegel, Sanford M.
Journal Title
Journal ISSN
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Publisher
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Abstract
A brief geobiological history of the Hawaiian Islands is presented. Climatology, physiography, and environmental degradation are discussed. Soil types and associations, land use patterns and ratings, and vegetation ecology are covered. The fauna discussed include: ancient and recent vertebrate life, land mollusca, marine fauma, and insect fauna. (MHR)
Description
Report Number: UCRL-15535-Vol.3; OSTI ID: 6246289; Legacy ID: DE83012946; ON: DE83012946
Keywords
environmental, biological, Hawaii Energy Resource Overviews (HIGP series), Puna, Kilauea, Kilauea East Rift Zone
Citation
Siegel, SM. 1980. Hawaii Energy Resource Overviews. Volume 3. Hawaiian ecosystem and its environmental determinants with particular emphasis on promising areas for geothermal development. Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii at Manoa.
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