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The human age the world shaped by us —Ackerman, Diane, 1948- author.
Large Print
2015
2 available of 2 items

Diane Ackerman is justly celebrated for her unique insight into the natural world and our place in it. In this landmark book, she confronts the unprecedented reality that one prodigiously intelligent and meddlesome creat...

Canadian biodiversity —Normandeau, Sheryl, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 4 items

"Examines the importance of biodiversity, threats facing Canada's biodiversity and how new technology is being developed and used to help preserve this important resource."-- Provided by publisher.

The next species : the future of evolution in the aftermath of man —Tennesen, Michael.
Book
2015
4 available of 4 items

Delving into the history of the planet and based on reports and interviews with scientists, a science writer--traveling to rain forests, canyons, craters, and caves all over the world to explore the potential winners and...

The wolf : a true story of survival and obsession in the West —Blakeslee, Nate, 1970- author.
Book
2017
11 available of 12 items

The story of the rise of a Yellowstone wolf, and what her life and death and death tell us about the struggle for the American West. -- Provided by publisher.

Atlas of environmental issues —Middleton, Nick.
Book
1989
1 available of 1 items

Describes and explains major environmental issues of the world today including soil erosion, deforestation, mechanised agriculture, oil pollution of the oceans, acid rain, overfishing, and nuclear power.

Baraka a world beyond words
DVD
1994
2 available of 2 items

A world wide odyssey to capture the images which would tell the story of the earth's evolution and of human diversity, interconnectedness and impact on the surrounding world.

Human impact —Vogel, Carole Garbuny.
Book
2003
2 available of 2 items

The big picture : reflections on science, humanity and a quickly changing planet —Suzuki, David, 1936-
Book
2009
8 available of 8 items

"Looks beyond our environmental problems to examine the forces that prevent real change from occurring. Whether he's discussing how to reconcile economy with ecology, why a warmer world will result in more poison ivy, o...

Moth —Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author.
Book
2019
3 available of 5 items

A newly-emerged peppered moth blends in with other speckled-winged moths on lichen-covered branches, but over time the moths with black wings increase as trees are blackened by soot from man-made machines.

Atlas of the environment
Book
1991
0 available of 0 items

Maps, photographs, and text examine the planet's endangered environment and possible future.

Pond —LaMarche, Jim, author, illustrator.
Book
2016
8 available of 17 items

"A group of friends discovers a neglected pond in the woods and decides to fix it up together"-- Provided by publisher.

Jacob's wound a search for the spirit of wildness —Herriot, Trevor.
DAISY Sound Recording
2007
1 available of 1 items

The Genesis story of Jacob wrestling with the angel is interpreted here as a struggle between Jacob and his wilder twin brother, Esau. Jacob, the farmer, the civilized man, suffers a wound in vanquishing Esau, the hunter...

Earth's vanishing forests —Gallant, Roy A.
Book
1991
1 available of 1 items

Discusses the ecology of rain forests, the problem posed by the present danger to rain forests, and possibilities for the future.

Human-made disasters —Parker, Steve, 1952-
Book
2012
10 available of 10 items

The nature of Canada
Book
2019
3 available of 3 items

"Intended to delight and provoke, these short, beautifully crafted essays, enlivened with photos and illustrations, explore how humans have engaged with the Canadian environment and what those interactions say about the ...

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