Environmental Conservation & Sustainability

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State of the World 2015

Confronting Hidden Threats to Sustainability

By The Worldwatch Institute
Island Press
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The World's Water, Volume 8

The Biennial Report on Freshwater Resources

Island Press
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The Hidden Potential of Sustainable Neighborhoods

Lessons from Low-Carbon Communities

Island Press
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Common Ground on Hostile Turf

Stories from an Environmental Mediator

Island Press
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State of the World 2013

Is Sustainability Still Possible?

By The Worldwatch Institute
Island Press
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To Conserve Unimpaired

The Evolution of the National Park Idea

Island Press
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Tibet Wild

A Naturalist’s Journey on the Roof of the World

Island Press

Follows Dr. George Schaller’s expeditions to the Tibetan Plateau from 1984 until the present day, including an inside look at Schaller’s current and possibly most ambitious project: the creation of the Pamir International Peace Park at the junction of Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, and Tajikistan.

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Corporation 2020

Transforming Business for Tomorrow's World

Island Press
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Resilience Practice

Building Capacity to Absorb Disturbance and Maintain Function

Island Press

In this follow-up to Resilience Thinking, Brian Walker and David Salt explore how systems can be managed to promote and sustain resilience.

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