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Author Drake, Jane, 1954- author.
Title Rewilding : giving nature a second chance / Jane Drake and Ann Love.
Pub Info Toronto ; Berkeley : Annick Press, [2017]
book jacket
 Eastham-Children's Coll.  J 639.97 DRA     MISSING
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 639.97 DRA     AVAILABLE
Descript 88 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience 1090L Lexile
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 86-87) and index.
Contents Section 1. Introduction: what is rewilding? -- Back to the wild -- Core, corridors, and keystone species -- Section 2. Reintroducing keystone species: wild again -- A second chance for trumpeter swans: a classic success story -- The prairie dog: underdog or wonder dog? -- The American eel: hatch me if you can -- Marmots and and condors: homeless -- Zoos: keepers of endangered species -- Zoo tigers: back to the wild -- Section 3. Core space for keystone species: getting it right -- Wolf country again: Yellowstone National Park -- Namibia: conservation at its core -- Europe: green at heart -- The Newfoundland and Labrador cod fishers: come and gone and back again -- Core values: a wild ride in the Netherlands -- Section 4. Corridors linking cores: natural connections -- Over and under: wildlife corridors in Banff National Park -- Australia: reduce, reuse, recycle ... and rewild? -- Butterfly corridors: linking Canada, the United States, and Mexico -- Jaguar ground-truthing: corridors in Costa Rica -- Panda bear: bamboo or bust -- Section 5. Rewilding the human world -- City sites: every little space counts -- High park: where there's smoke, there's fire! -- High line: the sky's the limit -- Wild boars: sharing space in Berlin -- Peregrine falcons: from the brink to the ledge -- Wild to rewild: the leopards of Mumbai -- Bermuda balance: restoring night herons -- Downtown Toronto: from mine to meadow and more -- Danger zones: nature's comeback -- Section 6. The possible and the impossible of future rewilding -- Big space, big time -- De-extinction -- Rewilding for a better world.
Summary "A comprehensive look at the environmental movement of rewilding whereby habitats are restored to their natural states and native plants and animals are reintroduced to these habitats around the world."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Wildlife reintroduction -- Juvenile literature.
Environmentalism -- Juvenile literature.
Restoration ecology -- Juvenile literature.
Habitat conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Endangered species -- Juvenile literature.
Environmental sciences -- Juvenile literature.
Conservation of natural resources -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife reintroduction.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Animals -- Animal Welfare.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Science & Nature -- Environmental Conservation & Protection.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Science & Nature -- Environmental Science & Ecosystems.
Add Author Love, Ann, author.
Related To Love, Ann. Rewilding. (CaOONL)20179017039
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