Seeds on Ice

Seeds on Ice

Svalbard and the Global Seed Vault

Book - 2016 | First edition
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The inside story of how the "doomsday seed vault" came to be, while the photographs offer a guided tour not only of the private vault, but of the windswept beauty and majesty of Svalbard and the enchanting community of people in Longyearbyen.
Publisher: Westport, CT : Prospecta Press, an imprint of Easton Studio Press, [2016]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781632260574
Branch Call Number: 631.521 FOWLER
Characteristics: 160 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm


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PimaLib_SeedLibrary Dec 01, 2016

A look behind the scenes at the Global Seed Vault in Svalbard. Cary Fowler makes his case for crop diversity and the preservation of our most precious resource - seeds. Mari Tefre's photographs of Svalbard are breathtaking.


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