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The spine of the continent : the race to save America's last, best wilderness

by Hannibal, Mary Ellen.

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"As climate change encroaches, animals and plants around the globe are having their habitats pulled out from under them. At the same time, human development has made islands out of even our largest nature reserves, stranding the biodiversity that lives within them. The Spine of the Continent introdu... Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • pt. I. America's next best idea. Bear with me
  • They paved paradise
  • Reptile brain
  • The disappearance
  • A science of love and death
  • The real work
  • Triple crown
  • pt. II. Cores, carnivores, and corridors on the spine. Leave it to beaver
  • Holy cow
  • Not hunting
  • Take it from the top
  • Wolf sign
  • Borderline
  • There ought to be a law
  • pt. III. Congratulations, you've won climate change. Picka pika
  • Eyes in the sky
  • Welcome home.