Saving All The Parts: Reconciling Economics And The Endangered Species Act

Saving All The Parts: Reconciling Economics And The Endangered Species Act

by Rocky Barker
     
 

ISBN-10: 155963202X

ISBN-13: 9781559632027

Pub. Date: 08/01/1993

Publisher: Island Press

<p>Saving All the Parts is a journalist's exploration of the intertwining of endangered species protection and the economic future of resource dependent communities - those with local economies based on fishing, logging, ranching, mining, and other resource intensive industries. Rocky Barker presents an insightful overview of current endangered species

Overview

<p>Saving All the Parts is a journalist's exploration of the intertwining of endangered species protection and the economic future of resource dependent communities - those with local economies based on fishing, logging, ranching, mining, and other resource intensive industries. Rocky Barker presents an insightful overview of current endangered species controversies and a comprehensive look at the wide-ranging implications of human activities.<p>The book analyzes trends in natural resource management, land use planning, and economic development that can lead to a future where economic activity can be sustained without the loss of essential natural values. Throughout, Barker provides a thorough and balanced analysis of both the ecological and economic forces that affect the lives and livelihoods of the nation's inhabitants - both human and animal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559632027
Publisher:
Island Press
Publication date:
08/01/1993
Edition description:
1
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
 
Chapter 1. Endangered Species, Embroiled Region
Chapter 2. Living with Grizzlies
Chapter 3. Troubled Waters
Chapter 4. Salmon Sacrifice
Chapter 5. Lost Opportunity
Chapter 6. The Sword and the Shield
Chapter 7. Roads to Recovery
Chapter 8. The Rocky Return of the Gray Wolf
Chapter 9. Protecting the Wild Rockies
Chapter 10. Saving All the Parts
 
Bibliography
Index

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