- From YELLOWSTONE to YUKON. Finkel, Michael // Audubon;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 101 Issue 4, p44
Introduces the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (Y2Y). Goal; Project's supporters; Benefits of project; Discussion of how Y2Y was created; Project's proponents. INSET: Other Corridors.
- CCW - cowed and compliant in Wales. Trundle, Cyril // Ecos - A Review of Conservation;2006, Vol. 27 Issue 3/4, p75
The article examines the role of the Countryside Council for Wales (CCW). The Council has become unsure of its role. Its responsibilities of landscape and wildlife conservation have always appeared slightly separate before. However, it becomes increasingly vague as time passes. As a development...
- Twenty Years Gone By So Fast. Haas, Toxey // Mossy Oak's Hunting the Country;Winter2006, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p4
The article comments on the wildlife environment protection efforts of U.S. hunters. Through license fees and special excise taxes they pay on hunting and fishing equipment, sportsmen currently contribute more than $3 million dollars a day to wildlife conservation, not to mention the countless...
- Blooming marvellous - 20 years of private conservation. Sabto, Michele // Ecos;Nov2011, Issue 165, p1
The article reports that Bush Heritage is celebrating the launch of scientific data summarizing its conservation achievements over 20 years in Australia. It notes that Bush Heritage acquires properties and manages them for conservation on a non-profit basis. Part of the Bush Heritage model is to...
- Koala science pledged to help assess population decline. // Ecos;Nov2011, Issue 165, p1
The article focuses on the move of the Australian Koala Foundation (AKF) to pledge its comprehensive bank of scientific research to aid assessment of the conservation status of Koala. Both the Koala Research Network (KRN) and AKF are promoting rapid protection of the iconic animal. A record from...
- Improving the Key Biodiversity Areas Approach for Effective Conservation Planning. Knight, Andrew T.; Smith, Robert J.; Cowling, Richard M.; Desmet, Philip G.; Faith, Daniel P.; Ferrier, Simon; Gelderblom, Caroline M.; Grantham, Hedley; Lombard, Amanda T.; Maze, Kristal; Nel, Jeanne L.; Parrish, Jeffrey D.; Pence, Genevieve Q. K.; Possingham, Hugh P.; Reyers, Belinda; Rouget, Mathieu; Roux, Dirk; Wilson, Kerrie A. // BioScience;Mar2007, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p256
The key biodiversity areas (KBA) approach aims to identify globally important areas for species conservation. Although a similar methodology has been used successfully to identify Important Bird Areas, we have identified five limitations that may apply when considering other taxa: The KBA...
- Wilderness, Religion and Ecological Restoration in the Scottish Highlands. Northcott, Michael S. // Ecotheology: Journal of Religion, Nature & the Environment;Dec2005, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p382
The efforts of nature conservation bodies to return parts of the Highlands to a â€˜pristineâ€™ state involve attempts to reduce both signs of human dwelling and the destructive impacts of animals introduced by wealthy landlords for sport and cash such as deer and sheep. The irony is...
- NWF's Major Resolution Addresses Key Conservation Issues. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Jun/Jul86, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p26
Outlines major issues in environmental and wildlife conservation in the U.S. from the viewpoint of the National Wildlife Federation. Natural resource budgets; Loss and degradation of wildlife habitat; Water resources management; Adverse impacts of energy development.
- How To Enter Next Year's Photo Contest. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Dec84/Jan85, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p35
Invites the public to submit nature photographs. Nature categories for the photography contest; Requirements; Emphasis on wildlife.