Daniel P. Mannix
- Title: Troubled Waters
- Author: Daniel P. Mannix
- ISBN: 9780525223580
- Page: 389
- Format: Hardcover
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I would have loved this book when I was about 10. It follows a goldfish that escaped from a backyard pond and is trying to survive in natural streams and ponds. It addresses pre-Clean Water Act pollution (unregulated surface water discharges), and basically gives a swimming tour of all the trophic levels in our streams and ponds and how they interact. I ended up working in the water quality field as a grown up, and was pretty amazed at the overall accuracy of the book (outside of anthropomorphiz [...]
This reads like the voice-over to a PBS nature special, following a plucky Goldfish named Buck as he braves the dangers and interacts with the other wildlife in his domain, a freshwater pond somewhere in the USA. It's a great read, unless you hate waterbugs.
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