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Author Foreman, Dave, 1946-

Title Rewilding North America : a vision for conservation in the 21st century / Dave Foreman.

Imprint Washington : Island Press, ©2004.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 297 pages) : maps
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-280) and index.
Contents Bad news -- The extinction crisis -- The pleistocene-holocene event: forty thousand years of extinction -- The first wave -- The second and third waves -- Ecological wounds of North America : direct killing and habitat loss -- Ecological wounds of North America : fragmentation, loss of ecological processes, exotic species, pollution, and climate change -- Good news -- Conservation biology -- Rewilding North America -- Selecting and designing protected areas: the early days -- Selecting and designing protected areas: the past two decades -- The importance of wilderness areas -- Taking action -- Putting the pieces together: building a North American Wildlands network -- An ecological approach to wilderness area selection and design -- Land management reforms for implementing the North American Wildlands network -- Hope for the future.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Subject Wilderness areas -- North America.
Biodiversity conservation -- North America.
Extinction (Biology) -- North America.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Foreman, Dave, 1946- Rewilding North America. Washington : Island Press, ©2004 1559630604 1559630612 (DLC) 2004002132 (OCoLC)54400145
ISBN 1423767209 (electronic bk.)
9781423767206 (electronic bk.)
1559630604 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781559630603 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1559630612 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9781559630610 (pbk. ; alk. paper)