Rewilding the world : dispatches from the conservation revolution /

Fraser offers the first definitive account about rewilding--a visionary campaign to confront the looming extinction of thousands of species by restoring habitats, reviving migration corridors, and brokering peace between people and predators. Traveling with wildlife biologists and conservationists,...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Fraser, Caroline.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Metropolitan Books, 2009.
Edition:1st ed.
Subjects:
Description
Summary:Fraser offers the first definitive account about rewilding--a visionary campaign to confront the looming extinction of thousands of species by restoring habitats, reviving migration corridors, and brokering peace between people and predators. Traveling with wildlife biologists and conservationists, Fraser reports on the vast projects that are turning Europe's former Iron Curtain into a greenbelt, creating trans-frontier Peace Parks to renew elephant routes throughout Africa, and linking protected areas from the Yukon to Mexico and beyond.
Physical Description:xii, 400 p. : maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-377) and index.
ISBN:9780805078268
0805078266