TITLE

Nature and habitat conservation and protection in the United States

AUTHOR(S)
Sax, Joseph L.
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
Ecology Law Quarterly;1993, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
7942597

 

Related Articles

  • Introducing EarthCorps As Our Newest Alliance Member. O'Connell, Keeley // Restore America's Estuaries Newsletter;Spring2013, p2 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of working with EarthCorps teams in helping the habitat restoration program of People for Puget Sound (PFPS) implement nearshore habitat restoration projects in Washington State.

  • A Treasured Place. Grandberry, Shawnetta // Endangered Species Bulletin;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p8 

    Focuses on the conservation tool implemented in Coachella Valley in California. Amendments in the 1982 Endangered Species Act to allow for the development and implementation of habitat conservation plans; Creation of the Natural Community Conservation Planning program in California in 1991;...

  • The Weakness of Tight Ties: Why Scientists Almost Destroyed the Coachella Valley Multispecies Habitat Conservation Plan in Order to Save it. Goldstein, Bruce Evan // Environmental Management;Aug2010, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p268 

    Two groups of biologists were responsible for an unprecedented delay in completing a endangered species habitat conservation plan in the Coachella Valley of southern California. While antagonism grew as each group relentlessly promoted their perspective on whether to add a few areas to the...

  • Region 4: Puerto Rican Parrot (Amazona vittata). Davis, Elsie // Endangered Species Bulletin;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p27 

    Reports on the release of 10 captive-reared Puerto Rican parrots into the Caribbean National Forest on June 27, 2000. Aim of saving the parrot from extinction; Provision of a formal ceremony and media coverage in the June 27 release; Adaption of nine out of 10 released parrots to their new...

  • Region 5: Plymouth Redbelly Turtle (Pseudemys rubriventris bangsi). Clough, Mark W. // Endangered Species Bulletin;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p27 

    Reports on the release of more than 120 endangered redbelly turtles to their natural habitats in the ponds and rivers of Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Reason of the release owing to an intensive recovery project; Collection of the turtles as quarter-sized hatchlings distributed to museums,...

  • Rocky Mountain Elk group forms partnership with Black Hills program. Mueller, Mike // Dakota Country;Sep2011, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p97 

    The article examines a partnership in a land and wildlife habitat conservation project in Custer County, South Dakota between the nonprofit organization the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, the Black Hills National Forest and ranchers Bill and Deena Whitlow. The joint purchase of the Whitlow's...

  • Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Planning: Goals and Strategies of Local Governments. Loew, Brian // Environmental Management;Jul2000 Supplement 1, Vol. 26, pS15 

    Drawing from experiences gained from the development and implementation of four approved habitat conservation plans (HCPs), I describe the goals and strategies used by the nine local government members of the Riverside County Habitat Conservation Agency (RCHCA) to reconcile conflicts among a...

  • Facilitating Development of Multiple-Species Conservation Reserves and Habitat Conservation Plans: A Synthesis of Recommendations. Morrison, Michael L. // Environmental Management;Jul2000 Supplement 1, Vol. 26, pS3 

    The purpose of this paper is to outline briefly the process that workshop participants undertook to first identify and then resolve major issues hindering the development and implementation of MS-HCPs. In addition, a brief outline of the specific papers that form the bulk of this supplement is...

  • Arthropods and Multispecies Habitat Conservation Plans: Are We Missing Something? Redak, Richard A. // Environmental Management;Jul2000 Supplement 1, Vol. 26, pS97 

    Arthropods constitute well over one-half of the species of higher life on the planet and are the dominant terrestrial life form on the planet. Unfortunately, very little is known about most arthropod species. There are an estimated 163,487 species of insects in North America, of which only 66%...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics