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

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

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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
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CaPaEBR
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1953-
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Lowry, William R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • National parks and reserves
  • National parks and reserves
  • National parks and reserves
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Nature conservation
  • Environmental policy
  • United States
Label
Repairing paradise : the restoration of nature in America's national parks, William R. Lowry, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-271) and index
Color
multicolored
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
ebr10338460
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 287 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Repairing paradise : the restoration of nature in America's national parks, William R. Lowry, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-271) and index
Color
multicolored
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
ebr10338460
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 287 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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