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Grizzly bears are a symbol of the wild and one of the most controversial animals in North America. David Knibb's book highlights the policy and political issues involved in managing and trying to save any species, especially one that is so contentious. The author looks at the grizzly bear recovery areas on both sides of the border from the North Cascades to the Northern Rockies. He examines the key issues in each region, including the current debate over the decision to remove Yellowstone's grizzly bears from the list of threatened species. In the process Knibb discusses the critical role of states, the need for links between recovery areas, whether they can be treated as distinct populations, and cooperation with Canada on bears that live along the border.

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Long a magnificent symbol of the wild, grizzly bears are perhaps the most controversial species in North America. In Grizzly Wars, David Knibb explores the policy and political issues involved in managing and attempting to save any species, especially one that can pose a grave danger to human beings. .

Product Details

ISBN:
9781597660372
Author:
Knibb, David G.
Publisher:
Eastern Washington University Press
Foreword:
Craighead, Lance
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Public Policy - Environmental Policy
Subject:
Mammals
Subject:
Grizzly bear
Subject:
Government policy
Subject:
Bears
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - Endangered Species
Subject:
Grizzly bear - Conservation -
Subject:
Wildlife recovery - Government policy -
Subject:
Animals - Bears
Subject:
Nature Studies - Bears
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
284
Dimensions:
9.04x6.28x1.17 in. 1.37 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Long a magnificent symbol of the wild, grizzly bears are perhaps the most controversial species in North America. In Grizzly Wars, David Knibb explores the policy and political issues involved in managing and attempting to save any species, especially one that can pose a grave danger to human beings. .
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