The Resource Repairing paradise : the restoration of nature in America's national parks, William R. Lowry

Repairing paradise : the restoration of nature in America's national parks, William R. Lowry

Label
Repairing paradise : the restoration of nature in America's national parks
Title
Repairing paradise
Title remainder
the restoration of nature in America's national parks
Statement of responsibility
William R. Lowry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines whether the U.S. can restore the most-loved crown jewels of its national park system, focusing on four ambitious efforts to reverse environmental damage. Combines field research with public policy analysis to portray the mission to restore the natural health and glory to some of the world's most wondrous places"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.6/80973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • SB482.U6
  • SB482.A4
LC item number
  • L68 2009
  • L686 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Repairing paradise : the restoration of nature in America's national parks, William R. Lowry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-271) and index
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Contents
Changing policies in national parks -- Reintroducing wolves at Yellowstone -- Reducing automobile impacts at Yosemite -- Restoring water to the Everglades -- Removing impediments to river flows at the Grand Canyon -- Repairing damage from past policies
Control code
000044658784
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 287 p.
Isbn
9780815702740
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009027073
Other physical details
ill.
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.b23924524
System control number
  • la23924524
  • (OCoLC)294886466

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