Book Reviews

Book Reviews

Protecting the Wild: Parks and Wilderness, the Foundation for Conservation; NatureTM Inc. : Environmental Conservation in the Neoliberal Age

Southern Ground Hornbill

Southern Ground Hornbill

The southern ground hornbill is a tourism flagship and vulnerable avian species decreasing in most of its African wild range due to anthropogenic causes.

Personal Locator Beacons

Personal Locator Beacons

Our society is experiencing a technological revolution in the use of handheld information and communication technology. The recent advances in wireless technology have made information and communication devices more portable, more affordable, and more ubiquitous than ever before.

Fifty Years of Science Supports Wilderness Stewardship

Fifty Years of Science Supports Wilderness Stewardship

Planning was in high gear in 2013 as the wilderness community prepared for a wide variety of events to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act. The most important event was the National Wilderness Conference held in October in New Mexico.

Wilderness for Science

Wilderness for Science

Science for wilderness emphasizes that our work informs effective stewardship and management of wilderness. Wilderness for landscape sustainability aims to improve understanding of the roles of protected lands in maintaining the ecological, economic, and social integrity of larger landscapes.