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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American Wolf
Animal Rescue
The Lost Words
Tidy
Me and Marvin Gardens
Cathedral of the Wild: An African Journey Home
Tiger Boy
Adventures of a Young Naturalist: The Zoo Quest Expeditions
Finding Wild
Feral: Rewilding the Land, the Sea and Human Life
Jasper's Story: Saving Moon Bears
Moletown
Animal Ark: Celebrating Our Wild World in Poetry and Pictures
Green Wizardry: Conservation, Solar Power, Organic Gardening, and Other Hands-On Skills From the Appropriate Tech Toolkit
Seeds of Hope: Wisdom and Wonder from the World of Plants
Last Chance to See
A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There
The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America
Silent Spring
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The Elephant Whisperer
The Last Rhinos: My Battle to Save One of the World's Greatest Creatures
A Boy and a Jaguar
Hoot
Where the Wild Things Were: Life, Death, and Ecological Wreckage in a Land of Vanishing Predators
Desert Solitaire
Hope for Animals and Their World: How Endangered Species Are Being Rescued from the Brink
The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival
Rewilding the World: Dispatches from the Conservation Revolution
Anthill
The Lorax by Dr. SeussThe Wild Trees by Richard   PrestonThe Giving Tree by Shel SilversteinThe Mountains of California by John MuirTrees by Tony Rodd
Best Books About Trees
45 books — 38 voters
Hunter's Moon by Garry KilworthFantastic Mr. Fox by Roald DahlThe Midnight Fox by Betsy ByarsFranky Furbo by William WhartonA Tundra Tale by Lone Alaskan Gypsy
Books about Foxes
85 books — 17 voters

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootStiff by Mary RoachA Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonThe Poisoner's Handbook by Deborah BlumThe Disappearing Spoon by Sam Kean
Modern Science Nonfiction
268 books — 161 voters

The Great Bear Sea by Ian McAllisterEarth by Caroline  AllenNo Place Like Earth by Lori FettnerOspreys in Danger by Pamela McDowellDown to Earth by Nikki Tate
Best Earth Day Books
141 books — 13 voters
With A Dying Breath by Tony WalkdenWhere the Wild Things Were by William StolzenburgThe Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth KolbertA Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There by Aldo LeopoldFour Fish by Paul Greenberg
Conservation and Animal Science
140 books — 37 voters


George Carlin
Oh Beautiful for smoggy skies, insecticided grain, For strip-mined mountain's majesty above the asphalt plain. America, America, man sheds his waste on thee, And hides the pines with billboard signs, from sea to oily sea.
George Carlin

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

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