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Title Ecological consequences of artificial night lighting / edited by Catherine Rich, Travis Longcore.
Imprint Washington, DC : Island Press, [2006]

Subject Exterior lighting -- Environmental aspects.
Lighting -- adverse effects.
Alt Name Rich, Catherine.
Longcore, Travis.
Description xx, 458 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 1559631287 (cloth : alk. paper)
1559631295 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 61169646
Table of Contents
1Introduction / Catherine Rich, Travis Longcore1
 Night, Venezuela / Alexander von Humboldt16
2Effects of artificial night lighting on terrestrial mammals / Paul Beier19
3Bats and their insect prey at streetlights / Jens Rydell43
 Night, Maine woods / Bernd Heinrich62
4Effects of artificial night lighting on migrating birds / Sidney A. Gauthreaux, Jr., Carroll G. Belser67
5Influences of artificial light on marine birds / William A. Montevecchi94
6Road lighting and grassland birds : local influence of road lighting on a black-tailed godwit population / Johannes G. de Molenaar, Maria E. Sanders, Dick A. Jonkers114
 Night, Tortuguero / David Ehrenfeld138
7Protecting sea turtles from artificial night lighting at Florida's oceanic beaches / Michael Salmon141
8Night lights and reptiles : observed and potential effects / Gad Perry, Robert N. Fisher169
9Observed and potential effects of artificial night lighting on Anuran amphibians / Bryant W. Buchanan192
10Influence of artificial illumination on the nocturnal behavior and physiology of salamanders / Sharon E. Wise, Bryant W. Buchanan221
 Night, Atlantic / Carl Safina253
11Artificial night lighting and fishes / Barbara Nightingale, Travis Longcore, Charles A. Simenstad257
 Night, tropics / Philip J. DeVries278
12Artificial night lighting and insects : attraction of insects to streetlamps in a rural setting in Germany / Gerhard Eisenbeis281
13Effects of artificial night lighting on moths / Kenneth D. Frank305
14Stray light, fireflies, and fireflyers / James E. Lloyd345
15Artificial light at night in freshwater habitats and its potential ecological effects / Marianne V. Moore, Susan J. Kohler, Melani S. Cheers365
 Night, Massachusetts / Henry David Thoreau386
16Physiology of plant responses to artificial lighting / Winslow R. Briggs389
17Synthesis / Travis Longcore, Catherine Rich413

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