eBook 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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Overview

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.
Dedication.
Contents.
Preface.
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.
Chronology.
Glossary.
Index.
About the Author.