Rain Forest in Your Kitchen
The Hidden Connection Between Extinction And Your Supermarket

Martin Teitel; Foreword by Jeremy Rifkin

The biodiversity crisis -- the extinction of thousands of species of plants and animals -- is not just a faraway problem for scientists to solve. Instead, the crisis is as close as our backyards, our gardens, and our refrigerator shelves. This...

126 pages
5 x 8

Our Country, The Planet
Forging A Partnership For Survival

Our Country, The Planet is a wide-ranging discussion of the global environmental crisis that accounts for the positions and perceptions of both developed and developing nations. As president of the World Conservation Union and the only...

312 pages
6 x 9

Business and the Environment
A Resource Guide

Edited by Lawrence Molinaro and Allison A. Pennell

Business and the Environment includes more than 1,000 references to material from scholarly journals, government agencies, case clearing-houses, research organizations, trade magazines, and the popular press, offering a comprehensive...

382 pages
8.5 x 11

Last Animals at the Zoo
How Mass Extinction Can Be Stopped

In Last Animals at the Zoo, Colin Tudge argues that zoos have become an essential part of modern conservation strategy, and that the only real hope for saving many endangered species is through creative use of zoos in combination with...

266 pages
6 x 9

Protected Areas of the World: Vol. 3 - Afrotropical
A Review Of National Systems

WCMC and IUCN Commission on National Parks and Protected Areas

This four volume directory was published for the IVth World Parks Congress held in Caracas, Venezuela, in February 1992, by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) and IUCN in cooperation with the British Petroleum Company p.l.c. This is...

384 pages
8.5 x 12

Protected Areas of the World: Vol. 2 - Palearctic
A Review Of National Systems

WCMC and IUCN Commission on National Parks and Protected Areas

This four volume directory was published for the IVth World Parks Congress held in Caracas, Venezuela, in February 1992, by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) and IUCN in cooperation with the British Petroleum Company p.l.c. This is...

584 pages
8.8 x 12.2

South American Camelids
An Action Plan For Their Conservation

Hernan Torres

This action plan gives a comprehensive survey of the distribution and conservation status of wild camelids in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile and Peru and identifies their conservation needs. One such need, for greater public awareness of the value of...

64 pages
8.5 x 10.8

Wetlands of Kenya
Proceedings Of The Kwwg Seminar On Wetlands Of Kenya 3-5 July 1991

S. A. Crafter, Steven G Njuguna, and G.W. Howard

A source book for future research and management activities, these 20 papers cover wetland issues in Kenya and underline the need for a national wetland program.

183 pages
6.5 x 9.5

Environmental Investments
The Cost Of A Clean Environment

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Investments is a report of the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. An invaluable reference for businesses designing compliance plans, it tells industry what to expect in the way of direct, out-of-pocket...

550 pages
8.5 x 11

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