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Making Parks Work

Strategies For Preserving Tropical Nature

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Tropics,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Conservation Of Natural Resources (General),
  • Tropical Ecology,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Nature,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • National parks and reserves,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Protected areas,
  • Biodiversity conservation,
  • Ecology,
  • Congresses,
  • Management

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn Terborgh (Editor), Carel van Schaik (Editor), Lisa Davenport (Editor), Madhu Rao (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611855M
    ISBN 101559639040
    ISBN 109781559639040

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      Discover the different job possibilities. The National Parks Service employs more t people across a wide-range of jobs, from archaeologists to Park Rangers spread across national parks. If you are interested in working for the National Parks Service either in a permanent or a temporary or seasonal role, the first thing to do is to browse the types of job opportunities that are 82%(35).   A mong the pleasures of researching my book, A Walk in the Park, a historical survey of parks and green spaces from their origins as aristocratic .

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Get this from a library. Making parks work: strategies for preserving tropical nature. [John Terborgh;] -- This text stems from an August gathering held at White Oak Plantation in northern Florida, attended by 30 conservationists from field sites, universities, and conservation organizations.

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In “Burned,” Edward Humes analyzes the saga, blending the intimate narrative of Parks’ sad life with the work of the California Innocence Project lawyers striving to overturn the conviction.I would love to be able to book the Fast Passes at different parks during the same day.

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