Endangered Species: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Jan A. Randall
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  • ISBN-10: 1440849005
  • ISBN-13: 9781440849008
  • DDC: 578.6823
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 370 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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A detailed exploration of the variety of threats that endangered species are facing around the world, whether they are due to human impact or so-called natural causes.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in the Contemporary World Issues Series.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Half Title Page.
1: Background and History.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Perspectives.
4: Conservation in a Time of Rapid Climate Change.
5: Endangered Amazon.
6: The Wolves Return.
7: Saving the Ancient Forests.
8: Dams, Rivers, and Fish—A Continuing Conundrum.
9: Respecting Fellow Predators.
10: Unlikely Partners.
11: Macaws and Jaguars: Ecotourism—Reality or a Dream?.
12: Marine Extinction.
13: Profiles.
14: Data and Documents.
15: Data.
16: Documents.
17: Resources.
About the Author.