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Nature's restoration: people and places on the front lines of conservation
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Washington : Island Press/Shearwater Books, [2006].
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Book
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ix, 308 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
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Basalt Non Fiction
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Across America and around the world, people are working to helpnature heal itself. In Bermuda, a man single-handedly grows thousandsof trees on a small island to restore nesting habitat for a rare seabird. InIllinois, legions of volunteers replant prairies in the shadows offreeways. In Virginia, a farmer works to bring back the mighty Americanchestnut. What drives these individuals? How did their passions comeabout, and what are the implications for restoring the environment?Nature's Restoration: People and Places on the Front Lines ofConservation is a lyrical look at these and other examples of ordinarycitizens aiming to return sizable tracts of the American landscape tonature, and to health.
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Language:
English
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155963085X, 1559630868
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-298) and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Friederici, P. (2006). Nature's restoration: people and places on the front lines of conservation. Washington: Island Press/Shearwater Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Friederici, Peter, 1963-. 2006. Nature's Restoration: People and Places On the Front Lines of Conservation. Washington: Island Press/Shearwater Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Friederici, Peter, 1963-, Nature's Restoration: People and Places On the Front Lines of Conservation. Washington: Island Press/Shearwater Books, 2006.

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Friederici, Peter. Nature's Restoration: People and Places On the Front Lines of Conservation. Washington: Island Press/Shearwater Books, 2006. Print.

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