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  • Restoration evolution

    In his new book, The Sunflower Forest: Ecological Restoration and the New Communion with Nature, William R. Jordan III lays out a powerful vision for a new environmental ethic

  • Story gave San Diego plan short shrift

  • History's Lesson: Build another Noah's Ark

    Paul Larmer interviews Wildlands Project biologist Michael Soule.

  • Colorado program axed

    The Colorado Natural Areas Program, which has been cataloging rare animal and plant habitat and geological and fossil-rich formations, may end this summer when its state funding dries up.

  • Mapping a vision

    A report from the Southern Rockies Ecosystem Project inventories the mountain ecoregion of Colorado, northern New Mexico, and southern Wyoming.

  • Can science heal the land?

    An air tour of west-central New Mexico flies over the region's "sky islands" - isolated mountain ranges rich in biological diversity that activists and scientists are trying to preserve.

  • It's Chase who's lost in the dark wood

    A reviewer debunks the claim in Alston Chase's book, "In a Dark Wood," that "ecosystem" and "biocentrism" are only "masquerading as science."

  • Our living resources

    The National Biological Service's book, "Our Living Resources," surveys American ecosystems and species.

  • Scientists search for biological treasures

    Nevada is one of the top 10 states for both biological diversity and vulnerability, scientists say.

  • The education of a scientist

    A review of Edward Wilson's autobiography Naturalist.

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