Ecological Guidelines

Duncan Poore and Jeffrey Sayer

This book is a comprehensive guide to fundamental ecological principles in tropical moist forest lands. This edition has been revised to encompass our increased knowledge and understandings of the complexities of forest management. It addresses...

78 pages
6.8 x 9.8

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Status Survey And Conservation Action Plan

Edited by Peter Jackson and Kristin Nowell

Presents the most comprehensive and up-to-date information available on the 36 wild cats of the world. It includes the first published collection of detailed range maps and some of the first photographs of rare species in the wild. It provides a...

406 pages
8.5 x 11

Balancing on the Brink of Extinction
Endangered Species Act And Lessons For The Future

Edited by Kathryn A. Kohm

Balancing on the Brink of Extinction presents a comprehensive overview of the Endangered Species Act -- its conception, history, and potential for protecting the remaining endangered species.

329 pages
6 x 9

Better Trout Habitat
A Guide To Stream Restoration And Management

Montana Land Reliance and Christopher J. Hunter

Better Trout Habitat explains the physical, chemical, and biological needs of trout, and shows how climate, geology, vegetation, and flowing water all help to create trout habitat.

352 pages
6 x 9

Plastics
America's Packaging Dilemma

Plastics explains what plastics are, how they are made, how they are used, and the problems and opportunities they bring.

133 pages
6 x 9

In Praise of Nature

Edited by Stephanie Mills; Foreword by Tom Brokaw

Five thought-provoking essays by Stephanie Mills are followed by reviews and excerpts of the ten most important pieces of related literature written by experts in the various fields. Reviewers include Peter Borrelli, David Brower, Ernest...

284 pages
6 x 9

Community Involvement In Conflict Resolution

Environmental Disputes helps citizen groups, businesses, and governments understand how Environmental Dispute Settlement--a set of procedures for settling disputes over environmental policies without litigation--can work for them.

295 pages
6 x 9

Recycling and Incineration
Evaluating The Choices

Richard Denison, John Ruston, and Environmental Defense Fund

Recycling and Incineration presents information on the technology, economics, environmental concerns, and legal intricacies behind recycling and incineration programs.

261 pages
6 x 9

Strategies And Solutions For Business And Government

Seymour I. Schwartz and Wendy Pratt Cuckovich

Those who remember with outrage the toxic waste nightmares at Love Canal and Times Beach might think nothing of taking their shirts to the neighborhood dry cleaners. But laundries, car maintenance shops, printing and ceramics studios, and other...

282 pages
6 x 9

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