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A farming community fights to revegetate land degraded by more than a century of farming and increase the population numbers of endangered marsupials and bird life in this inspiring tale of community commitment that speaks to the fragility of the rural environment.

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Williams, the conservation manager for Trust for Nature in Victoria, tells the story of a farming community fighting to rehabilitate land degraded by more than a century of farming. The narrative involves the trials and triumphs of the Sutherland family and other volunteers from Peak Hill in central western New South Wales as they set out to restore native vegetation and create the Genaren Hill wildlife sanctuary. Distributed by Paul & Company, a division of IPG.
Annotation 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

Williams, the conservation manager for Trust for Nature in Victoria, tells the story of a farming community fighting to rehabilitate land degraded by more than a century of farming. The narrative involves the trials and triumphs of the Sutherland family and other volunteers from Peak Hill in central western New South Wales as they set out to restore native vegetation and create the Genaren Hill wildlife sanctuary. Distributed by Paul & Company, a division of IPG. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

Chris Williams is the conservation manager for Trust for Nature.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780522851083
Author:
Williams, Chris
Publisher:
Melbourne University
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Natural Resources
Subject:
Environmental protection
Subject:
Agriculture - Sustainable Agriculture
Subject:
TEC003070
Subject:
Conservation of natural resources
Subject:
Land use - Australia - New South Wales
Subject:
Environmental Studies-Environment
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20050431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.69 in 0.81 lb

Related Subjects

Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » General
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » Sustainable Living
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » Environment
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » Sustainability
Science and Mathematics » History of Science » General

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