Comment on John Harte's Paper, 'Land Use, Biodiversity, and Ecosystem Integrity: The Challenge of Preserving Earth's Life Support System.'
- Land Use, Biodiversity, and Ecosystem Integrity: The Challenge of Preserving Earth's Life Support System. Harte, John // Ecology Law Quarterly;2001, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p929
The protection of biodiversity is necessary to preserve Earth's life support system. Adoption of land use policies to achieve such protection arguably constitutes the greatest environmental challenge to this problem, nearly invisible to the public and refractory to traditional regulatory...
- Hallmarks of an effective non-governmental organisation: the formation and management of Australia's Wentworth Group. Vanclay, Jerome K. // Science & Public Policy (SPP);Nov2010, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p719
Australia's Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists has been highly effective in advancing policy solutions for Australia's land, water and biodiversity. The success of this group relies not only on high-profile individuals and clear communication, but also on organizational support and...
- The road to recovery: a new way of thinking about the Endangered Species Act Cheever, Federico // Ecology Law Quarterly;1996, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p1
No abstract available.
- Endangered species bill. Barlas, S. // Underground Construction;Nov97, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p6
Describes the changes proposed in the endangered species reform bill in the United States. Emergency repairs that may be done by gas pipelines in endangered species areas.
- Is the Endangered Species Act working? // Backpacker;May2005, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p46
Presents opposing views on the Endangered Species Act in the U.S.
- The northwest's showsown: Murrelets vs. millworkers. Knickerbocker, Brad // Christian Science Monitor;6/12/95, Vol. 87 Issue 137, p1
Discusses the likely amendments of the Endangered Species Act. Relationship between damage to biological diversity and human activities; Problems for the agencies dealing with protecting endangered species.
- NWF helps defeat latest attempts to gut endangered species act. // International Wildlife;Nov92, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p25
Discusses recent Congressional efforts, aided by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF), that have beaten back efforts to weaken the Endangered Species Act. The attempts were made via amendments to Interior Department appropriation bills.
- NWF helps deflate endangered species extinction effort. // International Wildlife;Jan/Feb93, Vol. 23 Issue 1, Wildlife Digest p27
Reveals that a Capitol Hill information blitz by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) helped weaken support for an Endangered Species Act `reform' bill that NWF says was intended to gut the law. Co-sponsors of bill numbered 21; The Studds-Dingell bill, which would reauthorize and strengthen...
- Dead or alive. Chadwick, Douglas H. // National Geographic;Mar95, Vol. 187 Issue 3, p2
Focuses on issues surrounding the reauthorization of the 1973 Endangered Species Act. Costs and benefits that need to be considered; Dependence of the survival of many endangered species on the controversial law; Efforts to restore and stabilize animal populations; Success of some protection...