5 edition of Conservation And The Future found in the catalog.
June 28, 1997
by World Conservation Union
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||121|
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“The Future of Conservation in America is a call to action by two of the professional leaders most qualified to write it. The ongoing populist assaults on America’s parks and wildlands is nothing less than a threat to a key part of our culture. Still worse, its effects will be irreversible.
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