The Resource Endangered species, Viqi Wagner, book editor

Endangered species, Viqi Wagner, book editor

Label
Endangered species
Title
Endangered species
Statement of responsibility
Viqi Wagner, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of essays exploring varying viewpoints on endangered species
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 333.95/22
  • 333.95/42
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH75
LC item number
.E665 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wagner, Viqi
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endangered species
  • Nature conservation
Label
Endangered species, Viqi Wagner, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • Hundreds of endangered species are on the road to recovery
  • Environment News Service
  • 3.
  • Mass species extinction will have disastrous consequences for mankind
  • Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
  • 4.
  • Humans can withstand biodiversity loss
  • Martin Jenkins
  • Periodical bibliography
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • ch. 2.
  • Is global warming endangering plant and animal species?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Global warming will accelerate species decline
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
  • 2.
  • Global warming is good for plants and animals
  • World Climate Report
  • 3.
  • Introduction
  • Global warming triggers invasive species to spread and wipe out native species
  • Rhett Butler
  • 4.
  • Non-native species are not necessarily a threat to biodiversity
  • Dana Joel Gattuso
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 1.
  • Is species extinction a serious threat?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Mass species extinction is imminent
  • Julia Whitty
  • Peyton Knight
  • 3.
  • CITES is slowing the trade in endangered species
  • Peter Thomas
  • 4.
  • CITES is not slowing the trade in endangered species
  • Robert H. Nelson
  • et al.
  • 5.
  • More species should be declared endangered
  • ch. 3.
  • D. Noah Greenwald
  • and
  • Kieran F. Suckling
  • 6.
  • Declaring a species endangered actually hastens its decline
  • Franck Courchamp
  • et al
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 4.
  • How should humans respond to species decline?
  • Are international efforts to preserve endangered species effective?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Rewilding North America is a good conservation strategy
  • C. Josh Donlan
  • 2.
  • Eradicating invasive species can preserve endangered ecosystems
  • Jane Braxton Little
  • 3.
  • Assisted migration may be necessary to save endangered species
  • Carl Zimmer
  • Chapter preface
  • 4.
  • Freezing and storing DNA could make extinction reversible
  • Ian Sample
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
  • 1.
  • The Endangered Species Act is effective and should be strengthened
  • Environment News Service
  • 2.
  • The Endangered Species Act is ineffective and proposed reforms are no better
Control code
ocn173182762
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9780737729320
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007038314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)173182762
Label
Endangered species, Viqi Wagner, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • Hundreds of endangered species are on the road to recovery
  • Environment News Service
  • 3.
  • Mass species extinction will have disastrous consequences for mankind
  • Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
  • 4.
  • Humans can withstand biodiversity loss
  • Martin Jenkins
  • Periodical bibliography
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • ch. 2.
  • Is global warming endangering plant and animal species?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Global warming will accelerate species decline
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
  • 2.
  • Global warming is good for plants and animals
  • World Climate Report
  • 3.
  • Introduction
  • Global warming triggers invasive species to spread and wipe out native species
  • Rhett Butler
  • 4.
  • Non-native species are not necessarily a threat to biodiversity
  • Dana Joel Gattuso
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 1.
  • Is species extinction a serious threat?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Mass species extinction is imminent
  • Julia Whitty
  • Peyton Knight
  • 3.
  • CITES is slowing the trade in endangered species
  • Peter Thomas
  • 4.
  • CITES is not slowing the trade in endangered species
  • Robert H. Nelson
  • et al.
  • 5.
  • More species should be declared endangered
  • ch. 3.
  • D. Noah Greenwald
  • and
  • Kieran F. Suckling
  • 6.
  • Declaring a species endangered actually hastens its decline
  • Franck Courchamp
  • et al
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 4.
  • How should humans respond to species decline?
  • Are international efforts to preserve endangered species effective?
  • Chapter preface
  • 1.
  • Rewilding North America is a good conservation strategy
  • C. Josh Donlan
  • 2.
  • Eradicating invasive species can preserve endangered ecosystems
  • Jane Braxton Little
  • 3.
  • Assisted migration may be necessary to save endangered species
  • Carl Zimmer
  • Chapter preface
  • 4.
  • Freezing and storing DNA could make extinction reversible
  • Ian Sample
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
  • 1.
  • The Endangered Species Act is effective and should be strengthened
  • Environment News Service
  • 2.
  • The Endangered Species Act is ineffective and proposed reforms are no better
Control code
ocn173182762
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9780737729320
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007038314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)173182762

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