Conservation

Conservation is the act of preserving, guarding or protecting; wise use.

Conservation may refer to:
* Conservation of biodiversity, environment, and natural resources, including protection and management
* Conservation of Cultural heritage or Art conservation, protection and restoration of cultural heritage, including works of art and architecture, as well as archaeological and historical artefacts
* Conservation law, measurable property of isolated physical system that does not change as the system evolves, including conservation of energy, mass, momentum, electric charge, subatomic particles, an
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Wilding
That Wild Country: An Epic Journey through the Past, Present, and Future of America's Public Lands
Fathoms: The World in the Whale
One Little Bag: An Amazing Journey
Greta and the Giants
Nature's Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard
Adventures of a Young Naturalist: The Zoo Quest Expeditions
Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History
Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World
The Nature of Nature: Why We Need the Wild
The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier
One Plastic Bag: Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia
The Mess That We Made
Leaf
The Fog
A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There
Last Chance to See
Silent Spring
The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The Elephant Whisperer
The Last Rhinos: My Battle to Save One of the World's Greatest Creatures
Where the Wild Things Were: Life, Death, and Ecological Wreckage in a Land of Vanishing Predators
Desert Solitaire
A Boy and a Jaguar
Rewilding the World: Dispatches from the Conservation Revolution
Hope for Animals and Their World: How Endangered Species Are Being Rescued from the Brink
Hoot
The Future of Life
The Song of the Dodo: Island Biogeography in an Age of Extinctions
State of Wonder by Ann PatchettMother of God by Paul RosolieJourney to the River Sea by Eva IbbotsonThe Lost City of Z by David GrannThe River of Doubt by Candice Millard
Amazon Rainforest
78 books — 63 voters
Silent Spring by Rachel CarsonA Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There by Aldo LeopoldThe Lorax by Dr. SeussThe Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael PollanDesert Solitaire by Edward Abbey
Best Environmental Books
874 books — 1,067 voters

Eager by Ben  GoldfarbRats by Robert SullivanThe Irish Wildlife Book by Fergus O'GormanPaddy by R.D. LawrenceMr. Wilson's Cabinet Of Wonder by Lawrence Weschler
Natural History of Rodents
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H is for Hawk by Helen MacdonaldThe Genius of Birds by Jennifer AckermanWesley the Owl by Stacey O'BrienThe Wild Birds by Emily StrelowThe Thing with Feathers by Noah Strycker
Books for Bird Lovers
392 books — 155 voters


Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
I really wonder what gives us the right to wreck this poor planet of ours.
Kurt Vonnegut

What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another.
Chris Maser, Forest Primeval: The Natural History of an Ancient Forest

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