Leave It to Beavers

Ferry, David
June 2012
Atlantic;Jun2012, Vol. 309 Issue 5, p24
The article discusses the reintroduction of beavers in the western U.S. in order to solve various environmental challenges such as flooding, drought, fish population conservation, and climate change. Topics include conservationists' efforts to restore the beaver population after it was hunted to near-extinction in the 19th century, conservationist Amanda Parrish who is working on the re-population in Washington state, and the behaviors of beavers.


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