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Wild by Design

The Rise of Ecological Restoration

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$39.95 • £34.95 • €36.95

ISBN 9780674979420

Publication Date: 05/17/2022


336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

40 photos, 2 illus.


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  • Introduction: Cultivating Wildness
  • I. Reservations, 1900–1945
    • 1. Uncle Sam’s Reservations
    • 2. Ecology in the Public Service
    • 3. An Outdoor Laboratory
  • II. Recovery, 1945–1970
    • 4. Atoms for Ecology
    • 5. The Specter of Irreversible Change
  • III. Regulation, 1970–2010
    • 6. Extinct Is Forever
    • 7. The Mood of Wild America
    • 8. An Ecological Tomorrowland
  • Epilogue: Designing the Future
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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