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The Resource State of the wild : a global portrait, Wildlife Conservation Society ; vol. ed. Eva Fearn ; series ed., Kent H. Redford ; foreword by Ward Woods, (electronic resource)

State of the wild : a global portrait, Wildlife Conservation Society ; vol. ed. Eva Fearn ; series ed., Kent H. Redford ; foreword by Ward Woods, (electronic resource)

Label
State of the wild : a global portrait
Title
State of the wild
Title remainder
a global portrait
Statement of responsibility
Wildlife Conservation Society ; vol. ed. Eva Fearn ; series ed., Kent H. Redford ; foreword by Ward Woods
Title variation
  • 2010-2011 state of the wild
  • State of the wild 2010-2011
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses emerging issues in wildlife and nature conservation and highlights worldwide efforts to preserve natural habitat and resources, as well as providing a conservation forecast for the near future
Related
Dewey number
590
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fearn, Eva
  • Redford, Kent Hubbard
  • Woods, Ward
  • Wildlife Conservation Society (New York, N.Y.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wildlife conservation
  • Nature conservation
  • Endangered species
Label
State of the wild : a global portrait, Wildlife Conservation Society ; vol. ed. Eva Fearn ; series ed., Kent H. Redford ; foreword by Ward Woods, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • With a special section "Wildlife conservation in a time of war."
  • At head of title: 2010-2011
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
By the numbers: Wildlife conservation in a time of war -- Foreword: Conservation and the global economic recession -- Introduction: Future states of the wild -- PART I: State of the Wild: State of the wild: wounded wilderness -- Global conservation and news highlights: Africa; Asia; Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands; Central and South America; Europe; North America; Oceans -- Discoveries -- The rarest of the rare: Some of the world's most endangered animals -- Rarest ecosystems -- Emerging diseases and conservation -- An update on One World-One Health -- Champions of the wild -- PART II: Focus on the Wild: Wildlife conservation in a time of war -- Conservation amid war -- Conservation and governance: Lessons from the reconstruction effort in Afghanistan -- Marine life in times of conflict -- Who owns the wild? Civil conflict in Africa -- Parks as peace makers: The Peru-Ecuador Divide -- PART III: Emerging issues in the wild: -- Conservaiton of Wildlife -- Vanishing Asian turtles -- What future for forest elephants? -- Restoration of the Guanaco, icon of Patagonia -- Changing flyways: Migratory birds in a warming world -- Conservation of Wild Places: -- The boreal forest: Trouble in Canada's great wilderness -- Inspiring ocean conservation -- The wild and the city -- Life waters: Wetlands and climate change -- Conservation controversy: Can paying for ecosystem services save biodiversity? -- The Art and Practice of Conservation: -- Faith, hope, and conservation -- Canine detection teams and conservation -- Agriculture and wildlife in Europe -- The dilemma of confiscated wildlife -- The evolving practice of conservation in Rwanda -- Final thoughts: Safe havens for wildlife and people in contested Holy Lands
Control code
ocn757401365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610911481
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757401365
Label
State of the wild : a global portrait, Wildlife Conservation Society ; vol. ed. Eva Fearn ; series ed., Kent H. Redford ; foreword by Ward Woods, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • With a special section "Wildlife conservation in a time of war."
  • At head of title: 2010-2011
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
By the numbers: Wildlife conservation in a time of war -- Foreword: Conservation and the global economic recession -- Introduction: Future states of the wild -- PART I: State of the Wild: State of the wild: wounded wilderness -- Global conservation and news highlights: Africa; Asia; Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands; Central and South America; Europe; North America; Oceans -- Discoveries -- The rarest of the rare: Some of the world's most endangered animals -- Rarest ecosystems -- Emerging diseases and conservation -- An update on One World-One Health -- Champions of the wild -- PART II: Focus on the Wild: Wildlife conservation in a time of war -- Conservation amid war -- Conservation and governance: Lessons from the reconstruction effort in Afghanistan -- Marine life in times of conflict -- Who owns the wild? Civil conflict in Africa -- Parks as peace makers: The Peru-Ecuador Divide -- PART III: Emerging issues in the wild: -- Conservaiton of Wildlife -- Vanishing Asian turtles -- What future for forest elephants? -- Restoration of the Guanaco, icon of Patagonia -- Changing flyways: Migratory birds in a warming world -- Conservation of Wild Places: -- The boreal forest: Trouble in Canada's great wilderness -- Inspiring ocean conservation -- The wild and the city -- Life waters: Wetlands and climate change -- Conservation controversy: Can paying for ecosystem services save biodiversity? -- The Art and Practice of Conservation: -- Faith, hope, and conservation -- Canine detection teams and conservation -- Agriculture and wildlife in Europe -- The dilemma of confiscated wildlife -- The evolving practice of conservation in Rwanda -- Final thoughts: Safe havens for wildlife and people in contested Holy Lands
Control code
ocn757401365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610911481
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757401365

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