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CAL FIRE: San Bernardino, Inyo, and Mono Counties (Images of America)
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ean: 9781467116527, isbn: 1467116521,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Since the establishment of the California State Board of Forestry in 1885, the mission of the California Division of Forestry has been to protect and preserve natural resources via a focus on resource management and protection of valuable watersheds....
A Poverty of Reason: Sustainable Development and Economic Growth
ean: 9780945999850, isbn: 9780945999850,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 227 reviews
In this detailed economic investigation of sustainable development, a noted professor of economics argues that many of the alarms commonly sounded by environmentalists are, in fact, unfounded, and that current sustainable development policies should ...
Sense of Place and Sense of Planet: The Environmental Imagination of the Global
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195335644, isbn: 0195335643,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Sense of Place and Sense of Planet analyzes the relationship between the imagination of the global and the ethical commitment to the local in environmentalist thought and writing from the 1960s to the present. Part One critically examines the emphasi...
Risk Communication: A Mental Models Approach
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ean: 9780521002561, isbn: 0521002567,
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This book explains how to develop more effective risk communications using the Carnegie Mellon mental-model approach. Such communications are designed to contain, in readily usable form, the information that people need to make informed decisions abo...
A Little Corner of Freedom: Russian Nature Protection from Stalin to Gorbachev
By University of California Press
mpn: 28 b&w photographs, ean: 9780520232136, isbn: 0520232135,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 266 reviews
While researching Russia's historical efforts to protect nature, Douglas Weiner unearthed unexpected findings: a trail of documents that raised fundamental questions about the Soviet political system. These surprising documents attested to the unlike...
Why Women Will Save the Planet
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ean: 9781786993144, isbn: 1786993147,
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Cities across the globe are growing fast and many simply unsustainable, with polluted air, excessive energy consumption, and an absence of nature. But big cities don’t have to mean a dystopian future. They can be turned around to be powerhouses of ...
The Optimistic Environmentalist: Progressing Toward a Greener Future
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ean: 9781770412385, isbn: 9781770412385,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
A hopeful, inspiring, and honest take on the environment Yes, the world faces substantial environmental challenges ― climate change, pollution, and extinction. But the surprisingly good news is that we have solutions to these problems. In the past ...
Strategy for Sustainability: A Business Manifesto
By Harvard Business Press
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ean: 9781422177709, isbn: 9781422177709,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
The definitive work on business strategy for sustainability by the most authoritative voice in the conversation.More than ever before, consumers, employees, and investors share a common purpose and a passion for companies that do well by doing good. ...
Family Friendly Farming: A Multi-Generational Home-Based Business Testament
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mpn: 9780963810939, ean: 9780963810939, isbn: 0963810936,
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Saving the landscape, rebuilding entrepreneurial rural families, and protecting nutritious food are the themes of this timeless treatise-hence the word "testament." Delving into the soul of the Salatin family's nationally acclaimed Polyface Farm, aut...
LifePlace: Bioregional Thought and Practice
By University of California Press
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ean: 9780520236288, isbn: 0520236289,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Robert Thayer brings the concepts and promises of the growing bioregional movement to a wide audience in a book that passionately urges us to discover "where we are" as an antidote to our rootless, stressful modern lives. LifePlace is a provocative m...
The Great Experiment in Conservation: Voices from the Adirondack Park
By Brand: Syracuse Univ Pr (Sd)
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mpn: 6 black-&-white illustrations, 13 tables, ean: 9780815632313, isbn: 0815632312,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
The Adirondack region of New York State is, in many respects, America’s cauldron of conservation. It was there, more than a century ago, that wanton exploitation of forests first aroused concern about human impact on the environment. It was there t...
Driven Wild: How the Fight against Automobiles Launched the Modern Wilderness Movement
By University of Washington Press
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mpn: 40 illustrations, ean: 9780295982205, isbn: 0295982209,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
In its infancy, the movement to protect wilderness areas in the United States was motivated less by perceived threats from industrial and agricultural activities than by concern over the impacts of automobile owners seeking recreational opportunities...
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