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Then There Was One : The Mysteries of Extinction
- A well-organized survey of the causes and victims of
extinction--plus some examples of instructive 11th-hour
in Danger - Tigers roar, bats fly,
and crocodiles bite in this exciting new pop-up book.
Eight of the world's most endangered animals spring to
life in striking illustrations and detailed discussions
of their origins, habitats, and reasons for possible
Balog's Animals A to Z
in Peril : How 'Sustainable Use' Is Wiping Out the
World's Wildlife - Why do
governments around the world routinely sanction the
killing of wildlife in the name of management and
conservation? Hoyt, executive officer of the U. S. Humane
Society, attacks ideas of "sustainable use"
theories, revealing connections to power brokers and
demonstrating viable alternatives to sustainable use.
You Never Even Heard of - Curtis
describes the characteristics and plight of a dozen
unusual endangered species of wildlife in habitats that
range from the foothills of the Andes to the rain forests
of Vietnam and Laos.
Guide to Endangered Animals
Bears, and Condors : An ABC of Endagered Animals and
Their Babies - An alphabetical
introduction to endangered animals combines beautiful
pastel paintings and lilting rhymes to help young
children not only learn the letters of the alphabet but
also discover facts about such creatures as the wolf and
Animal Babies : Saving Species One Birth at a Time (A
Cincinnati Zoo Book) - Examines such
endangered species as the barn owl, birdwing butterfly,
and tomato frog and discusses the attempts to save them
through captive breeding programs.
Animals (New True Books) - Discusses
various endangered animal species in the world, why and
how they become endangered, and what can be done to save
Species : Wild and Rare (Ranger Rick's Naturescope)
Species Recovery : Finding the Lessons, Improving the
Process - Presents case studies in
species recovery programs and analyzes their successes
and failures, for conservationists, administrators,
activists, and students. Provides recommendations for
improving endangered species policy implementation,
covers cases such as the Northern Spotted Owl and the
Florida panther recovery program, and offers professional
perspectives on conflict management, designing recovery
teams, and organizational factors.
the Wild Places : Profiles in Conservation
- An examination of conservation efforts features five
profiles of the everyday lives of influential
conservationists, including Patricia Chapple Wright, a
primatologist working to establish the Ranomafana
National Park in Madagascar.
Song of the Dodo : Island Biogeography in an Age of
Bandicoots and Other Tales of the World's Endangered
Animals at the Zoo : How Mass Extinction Can Be Stopped
- Detailing the grim conditions many animals must
overcome in their natural habitats and the bleak
prospects for recovery by those already on the brink of
extinction, zoologist Tudge draws the inescapable
conclusion that humans must intervene now to preserve and
breed endangered species in captivity, pending some hoped
for reintroduction of recovered species at a later and
safer time. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc.
Chance to See
to Be Wild : The Struggle to Save Endangered Species
Through Captive Breeding - A
riveting analysis of one of the most controversial
environmental issues of our time, Meant to Be Wild tells
the story of the animals that have been taken prisoner
out of necessity--and of the scientists who are
struggling to restore them to their rightful places in
the natural world. Photos. Illus.
Atlas of Endangered Animals (Environmental Atlas Series)
- Using maps, pictures, symbols, and a glossary of terms,
this volume describes the destructive behavior of humans
toward the animalkingdom and what humans are doing to
help endangered species.
Modern Ark : Saving Endangered Species
in Danger : Threatened Habitats and Species (Guinness
Guide to Nature in Danger) -
Threatened habitats and species are reviewed in an
excellent coverage produced in association with the World
Conservation Monitoring Centre. This lavishly illustrated
volume examines wetlands, rare and endangered species,
and many different environments around the world,
considering the myriad of forces which threaten them,
from the rise of tourism to habitat exploitation. A fine,
More Dodos : How Zoos Help Endangered Wildlife
- Describes the efforts to save such animals as the
black-footed ferret, the golden lion tamarin, and the
California condor from extinction through programs
designed to protect endangered species.
Choice : The Future of Endangered Species
Wildlife (Conserving Our World) -
Describes how increasing human population and land
development are destroying natural habitats and how
national parks, wildlife reserves, and changes in
behavior are helping to save nature.
Endangered Species (Restoring Nature : Success Stories)
All the Parts : Reconciling Economics and the Endangered
Species Act - Explores the uneasy
attempt to balance the protection of endangered species
with the interests of resource dependent communities. An
insightful and balanced overview of the "jobs vs.
environment" dilemma facing most if not all regions
of the country. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc.
Rarest of the Rare : Vanishing Animals, Timeless Worlds
Endangered Mammals : A Field Guide to Some of the Earth's
Rarest Animals (Cincinnati Zoo Book)
- Describes twenty-eight mammals in danger of extinction,
from the giant panda to the Indiana bat, with a
photograph, fact table, and range map for each, and
discusses what is being, or can be done, to save them.
Wildlife : A Century of Conservation
- Documenting the history of endangered species
conservation and the Wildlife Conservation Society's
global role in protecting animals and their habitats, a
volume of photographs, letters, and articles examines
preservation of the American bison and great whales among
many other topics.
: A New Vision of Endangered Wildlife
- Cheetah, gorilla, panda, bear, elephant,
rhinoceros--all are seriously threatened by the wave of
extinction sweeping through the world today. These and
other animals portrayed here are among the few remaining
members of their species. The portraits were created in
surreal and unnatural environments, giving startling and
haunting impressions, and each is accompanied by
information about the individual animal. Full-color
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