Books Received
(July 2004–July 2005)


Act III in Patagonia. People and Wildlife . Conway, W . 2005 . Island Press , Washington , D.C. 326 pp . $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-518-5 .

The Agony of an American Wilderness: Loggers, Environmentalists, and the Struggle for Control of a Forgotten Forest . MacDonald, S. A. 2005 . Rowman & Littlefield Publishers , Lanham , MD . 196 pp . (187 + ix). $21.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7425-4158-4 .

Alaska Wilderness. Exploring the Central Brooks Range . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 2005 . 206 pp. (173 + xxxiii). $18.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24498-2 .

Amphibian Declines. The Conservation Status of United States Species . Lannoo, M. , editor . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 1115 pp. $95.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-23592-4 .

Amphibians and Reptiles of La Selva, Costa Rica, and the Caribbean Slope. A Comprehensive Guide . Guyer, C., and M. A. Donnelly . 2004 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 307 pp. (299 + viii). $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-23759-5 .

Animal Behavior: an Evolutionary Approach . Alcock, J. 2005 . 8th edition . Sinauer Associates , Sunderland , MA . 564 pp. $89.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-87893-005-1 .

Atlas of Pacific Salmon. The First Map-Based Status Assessment of Salmon in the North Pacific . Augerot, X., and D. Nadel Foley . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 161 pp. (150 + xi). $34.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-24504-0 .

The Behavior and Ecology of Pacific Salmon and Trout . Quinn, T. P. 2005 . American Fisheries Society , Bethesda , MD , in association with the University of British Columbia Press , Vancouver , BC , Canada. 389 pp. (378 + xi). $44.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7748-1128-5.

The Best of Edward Abbey . Abbey, E. , editor . 2005 . 2nd edition . Sierra Club Books , San Francisco . 454 pp. $16.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-57805-121-5 .

Beyond Extinction Rates: Monitoring Wild Nature for the 2010 Target . Balmford, A., P. R. Crane, R. E. Green, and G. M. Mace , editors . 2005 . Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B (Biological Sciences) , London . Volume 360 , Number 1454, pp . 219477 . $115.00 (paperback) .

Biology of Gila Monsters and Beaded Lizards . Beck, D. D. 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 247 pp. $49.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-24357-9 .

Biogeography. An Ecological and Evolutionary Approach Cox, C. B., and P. D. Moore . 2005 . 7th edition . Blackwell Publishing , Malden , MA . 439 pp. (428 + xi). $79.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-4051-1898-9 .

Challenging Coasts. Transdisciplinary Excursions into Integrated Coastal Zone Development . Visser, L. E. , editor . 2004 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago . 245 pp. $40.00 (paper). ISBN 90-5356-682-1 .

Chasing Neotropical Birds . Thornton, B. (text). Thornton, V., and B. Thornton ( photography ). 2005 . University of Texas Press , Austin . 25 pp., 166 color photographs. $34.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-292-70589-1 .

Climate Change and Biodiversity . Lovejoy, T. E., and L.Hannah , editors . 2005 . Yale University Press , NewHaven , CT . 440 pp . $65.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-300-10425-1 .

Coastal-Marine Conservation: Science and Policy . Ray, G. C., and J. McCormick-Ray. 2004 . Blackwell Publishing , Malden , MA . 341 pp. (327 + xiv). $73.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-632-05537-5 .

Condor Tales. What I Learned in Twelve Years with the Big Birds . Wilbur, S. R. 2004 . Symbios , Gresham , OR . 400 pp . $18.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-9651263-3-1 .

Conservation of Australia's Forest Fauna . Lunney, D. , editor . 2004 . 2nd edition . Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales , Mosman , NS W, Australia. 1086 pp. (1072 + xiv). AU $75.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-9586085-8-X.

Conserving Migratory Pollinators and Nectar Corridors in Western North America . Nabhan, G. P. , editor . 2004 . University of Arizona Press , Tucson . 204 pp. (190 + xiv). $40.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8165-2254-5 .

Cusco Amazónico. The Lives of Amphibians and Reptiles in the Amazonian Rainforest . Duellman, W. E. 2005 . Cornell University Press , Ithaca , NY . 433 pp. 236 color photographs. $74.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8014-3997-3 .

Dancing at the Dead Sea. Tracking the World's Environmental Hotspots . Mitchell, A. 2004 . University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 239 pp. $25.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-226-53200-3.

Down to the Waterline. Boundaries, Nature, and the Law in Florida . Warner, S. 2005 . University of Georgia Press , Athens . 266 pp . $44.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8203-27034 .

Earth in Mind. On Education, Environment, and the Human Prospect . Orr, D. W. 2004 . Island Press, Washington, D.C. 235 pp. (221 + xiv). $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-495-2.

The Eco Guide to Careers That Make a Difference. Environmental Work for a Sustainable World . The Environmental Careers Organization , Boston . 2004 . 424 pp . $34.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-966-0 .

The Ecology and Biodiversity of Hong Kong . Dudgeon, D., and R. Corlett . 2004 . Joint Publishing Company Limited , Hong Kong . 336 pp . $20.00. ISBN 962-04-2388-7 .

Ecology and Conservation of Birds of the Salton Sink: an Endangered Ecosystem . Shuford, W. D., and K. C. Molina , editors . 2004 . Studies in Avian Biology No . 27 . Cooper Ornithological Society, Camarillo, CA. 169 pp. $17.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-891276-379.

Ecology and Evolution in the Tropics. A Herpetological Perspective . Donnelly, M. A., B. I. Crother, C.Guyer, M. H.Wake, and M. E. White , editors . 2005 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago . 690 pp. (675 + xv). $45.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-15658-3 .

The Encyclopedia of Animals. A Complete Visual Guide . Goodwin, S., and A.Handley, project editors. Cooke, F., H.Dingle, S.Hutchinson, G.McKay, R.Schodde, N.Tait, and R.Vogt , consultants . 2004 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 608 pp . $39.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-24406-0 .

Ethnobotany and Conservation of Biocultural Diversity . Carlson, T. J. S., and L.Maffi , editors . 2004 . Advances in Economic Botany . Vol. 15 . The New York Botanical Garden Press , Bronx , NY . 352 pp . $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-89327-453-4 .

Evolution . Futuyma, D. J. 2005 . Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA. 618 pp. (603 + xv). $89.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-87893-187-2.

Evolution's Rainbow. Diversity, Gender, and Sexuality in Nature and People . Roughgarden, J. 2004 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 474 pp . $27.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-24073-1 .

Exploring Animal Behavior. Readings from American Scientist. Sherman, P. W., and J. Alcock . 2005 . Sinauer Associates , Sunderland , MA . 321 pp . $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87893-816-8 .

Facing the Wild. Ecotourism, Conservation and Animal Encounters . Bulbeck, C. 2005 . Earthscan , London . 335 pp. (312 + xxiii). $99.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-84407-137-5 . $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-8440-138-3 .

A Field Guide to North Atlantic Wildlife. Marine Mammals, Seabirds, Fish, and Other Sea Life . Proctor, N. S., and P. J. Lynch . 2005 . Yale University Press , NewHaven , CT . 242 pp. (221 + xxi). $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-300-10658-0 .

Fisheries Ecology and Management . Walters, C. J., and S. J. D. Martell . 2004 . Princeton University Press , Princeton , NJ . 415 pp. (399 + xvi). $45.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-691-11544-3 .

The Forest Certification Handbook . Nussbaum, R., and M. Simula . 2005 . 2nd edition Earthscan , London , United Kingdom . 314 pp. (300 + xiv). $75.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-84407-123-5 .

Frontiers of Biogeography. New Directions in the Geography of Nature . Lomolino, M. V., and L. R. Heaney , editors . 2004 . Sinauer Associates , Sunderland , MA . 447 pp. (436 + xi). $49.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87893-478-2 .

Frozen Oceans: the Floating World of Pack Ice . Thomas, D. N. 2004 . Firefly Books, Westport, CT. 224 pp. $45.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55407-000-7.

The Future from the Past. Archeozoology in Wildlife Conservation and Heritage Management . Lauwerier, R. C., G. M., and I.Plug , editors . Oxbow Books , Oxford , United Kingdom . Proceedings of the 9th Conference of the International Council of Archeozoology, Durham, United Kingdom. August 2002 . 181 pp. (175 + vi). $72.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-84217-115-1 .

The Geographic Mosaic of Coevolution . Thompson, J. T. 2005 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago , IL . 400 pp . $28.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-79762-7 .

A Guide to the Coral Reefs of the Caribbean . Spalding, M. D. 2004 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 256 pp . $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24405-2 .

The Harriman Alaska Expedition Retraced: a Century of Change, 1899-2001 . Litwin, T. S. , editor . 2005 . Rutgers University Press , Piscataway , NJ . 308 pp. (287 + xxi). $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8135-3505-0 .

Heirloom Seeds and Their Keepers: Marginality and Memory in the Conservation of Biological Diversity . Nazarea, V. D. 2005 . University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 205 pp. (193 + xii). $35.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8165-2435-1.

A History of Martin Mere. Lancashire's Lost Lake . Coney, A., and W. G. Hale . 2005 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago . 192 pp . $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-85323-749-2 .

The Hunt for the Dawn Monkey. Unearthing the Origins of Monkeys, Apes, and Humans . Beard, C. 2004 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 363 pp . $27.50 (hardcover). ISBN 1-520-23369-7 .

Individual-Based Modeling and Ecology . Grimm, V., and S. Railsback . 2005 . Princeton University Press , Princeton , NJ . 480 pp . $49.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-691-09666-X , $99.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-691-09665-1 .

Infinite Worlds. An Illustrated Voyage to Planets beyond Our Sun . Villard, R., and L. R. Cook . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 272 pp. 78 color paintings and 38 color photographs. $39.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-23710-2 .

Insect Diversity Conservation . Samways, M. J. 2005 . Cambridge University Press , New York . 353 pp. (342 + xi). $55.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-78947-8 .

Insect Sampling in Forest Ecosystems . Leather, S. , editor . 2005 . Blackwell Science , Oxford , United Kingdom . 314 pp. (303 + xi). $69.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-632-05388-7 .

Insights from Insects. What Bad Bugs Can Teach Us . Waldbauer, G. 2005 . Promethius Books , Amherst , NY . 311 pp . $18.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-59102-277-0 .

Introduction to California Birdlife . Evens, J., and I. Tait . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 280 pp, 150 color illustrations. $16.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24254-8 .

Introduction to the California Condor . Snyder, H., and N. F. R. Snyder . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 284 pp (271 + xiii). $18.75 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24256-4 .

The Island Chumash. Behavioral Ecology of a Maritime Society . Kennet, D. J. 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 310 pp. (298 + xii). $60.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-24302-1 .

Issues and Perspectives in Landscape Ecology . Wiens, J., and M.Moss , editors . 2005 . New York, Cambridge , United Kingdom . 406 pp. (390 + xvi). $65.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-53754-1 .

Individual-Based Modeling and Ecology . Grimm, V., and S. F. Railsback . 2005 . Princeton University Press , Princeton , NJ . 480 pp . $99.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-691-09665-1 . $49.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-691-9666-X .

Introduction to the Plant Life of Southern California. Coast to Foothills . Rundel, P. W., and R. Gustafson . 2005 . California Natural History Guides, 85 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 316 pp . $18.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24199-1 .

Invertebrate Conservation and Agricultural Ecosystems . New, T. R. 2005 . New York, Cambridge , United Kingdom . 366 pp. (354 + xii). $60.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-54201-9 .

Life after Logging: Reconciling Wildlife Conservation and Production Forestry in Indonesian Borneo . Augeri, D., D. Iskandar, T. Lammertink, E. Meijaard, R. Nasi, T. O'Brien, I. Rachmatika, B. Rosenbaum, T. Setyawati, D. Sheil, T. Soehartono, S. Stanley, and A. Wong . 2005 . Center for International Forestry Research , Bogor , Indonesia . 367 pp. (345 + xxii). Free download at http://www.cifor.cgiar.org/publications/pdf_files/books/BMeijaard0501E0.pdf. ISBN 979-3361-56-5 .

Life at the Zoo. Behind the Scenes with the Animal Doctors . Robinson, P. T. 2004 . Columbia University Press , New York . 303 pp. (293 + x). $27.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-231-13248-4 .

Linkages in the Landscape. The Role of Corridors and Connectivity in Wildlife Conservation . Bennett, A. F. 1999 , 2003 . International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources , Gland , Switzerland . 268 pp. (xiv + 254). $40.00 (paperback). ISBN 2-8317-0668-8 .

Making Modern Science. A Historical Survey . Bowler, P. J., and I. R. Morus . 2005 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago . 464 pp . $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-06861-7 .

The Mammals of Texas . Schmidly, D. J. 2004 . Revised edition . University of Texas Press , Austin . 544 pp . $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-292-70241-8 .

Mammals of the National Parks. Conserving America's Wildlife and Parklands . Burde, J. H., and G. A. Feldhamer . 2005 . Johns Hopkins University Press , Baltimore , MD . 224 pp . $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8018-8097-1 .

Mappae Mundi. Humans and Their Habitats in a Long-Term Socio-Ecological Perspective: Myths, Maps, and Models . Goudsblom, J., and B. De Vries . 2004 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago , IL . 470 pp . $37.50 (paperback). ISBN 90-5356-655-4 .

Marine Protected Areas for Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises. A World Handbook for Cetacean Habitat Conservation . Hoyt, E. 2005 . Earthscan, Sterling, VA. 512 pp. (492 + xx). $39.50 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-064-6.

The Monarch Butterfly. Biology and Conservation . Oberhauser, K. S., and M. J. Solensky , editors . 2004 . Cornell University Press , Ithaca , NY . 248 pp . $39.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8014-4188-9 .

Monitoring Manual for Grassland, Shrubland, and Savanna Ecosystems . Herrick, J., J. W. VanZee, K. M. Havstad, and W. G. Whitford . 2005 . Volumes I and II . U.S. Department of Agriculture , Washington , D.C . 36 pp . + 200 pp. $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-975555-0-0.

Mosaico Territorial para la Region Metropolitana de Barcelona . Forman, R. T. T. 2004 . Editorial Gustavo Gili , Barcelona , Spain . 149 pp . $50.00 (hardcover). ISBN 8-4252-1971-X (in Spanish) .

A Natural History of the Chicago Region . Greenberg, J. 2004 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago , IL . 592 pp . $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-30649-6 .

Natural Life. Thoreau's Worldly Transcendentalism . Robinson, D. M. 2004 . Cornell University Press , Ithaca , NY . 248 pp. (234 + xiv). $24.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8014-4313-X .

Nature. Western Attitudes since Ancient Times . Coates, P. 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 253 pp. (246 + vii). $18.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24478-8 .

Noncooperative Breeding in the California Scrub-Jay . Carmen, W. J. 2004 . Cooper Ornithological Society, Camarillo, CA. 105 pp. (100 + v). $15.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-943610-59-1.

Nongovernmental Organizations in Environmental Struggles. Politics and the Making of Moral Capital in the Philippines . Bryant, R. L. 2005 . Yale University Press , NewHaven , CT . 288 pp . $45.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-300-10659-9 .

Oregon Wild: Endangered Forest Wilderness . Kerr, A. 2005 . Oregon Natural Resources Council, Portland. 255 pp. (238 + xvii). $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-9624877-8-3.

Organ Pipe. Life on the Edge . Bassett, C. A. (text), and M. Hyatt (photographs ). 2004 . University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 100 pp. 14 halftones. $13.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-8165-2384-3.

Parasitism. The Ecology and Evolution of Intimate Interactions . Combes, C. 2004 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago , IL . 741 pp. (728 + xiii). $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-11446-5 .

Patterns of Behavior. Konrad Lorenz, Niko Tinbergen, and the Founding of Ethology . Burkhardt R. W. Jr. 2005 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago , IL . 648 pp. (636 + xii). $29.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-08090-0 .

Peregrine Falcon Stories of the Blue Meanie . Enderson, J. 2005 . University of Texas Press , Austin . 265 pp. (254 + xi). $22.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-292-70624-3 .

Phylogeny and Evolution of Angiosperms . Soltis, D. E., P. S. Soltis, P. K. Endress, and M. W. Chase . 2005 . Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA. 380 pp. (370 + x). $59.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87893-817-6.

The Plant Hunter's Garden. The New Explorers and Their Discoveries . Ward, B. J. 2004 . Timber Press, Portland, OR. 340 pp. $39.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-88192-696-5.

Price, Principle, and the Environment . Sagoff, M. 2004 . New York , New York. 294 pp. (284 + x). $70.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-83723-5.

Raptors of California . Peeters, H., and P. Peeters . 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley , CA . 305 pp. (294 + xi). $17.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-23708-0 .

Re-Thinking Green. Alternatives to Environmental Bureaucracy . Higgs, R., and C.Close , editors . 2005 . The Independent Institute , Oakland , CA . 480 pp . $22.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-945999-97-6 .

Risks and Decisions for Conservation and Environmental Management . Burgman, M. 2005 . New York , Cambridge, United Kingdom. 500 pp. (488 + xii). $60.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-54301-0.

Sampling Rare or Elusive Species. Concepts, Designs, and Techniques for Estimating Population Parameters . Thompson, W. L. , editor . 2004 . Island Press , Washington D.C . 444 pp. (429 + xv). $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-451-0 .

Saving the Ranch. Conservation Easement Design in the American West . Anella, A., and J. B. Wright. Photographs by E. Ranney . 2004 . 176 pp . $60.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-741-2 . $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-473-1 .

Scientist Debate Gaia. The Next Century . Schneider, S. H., J. R. Miller, E.Crist, and P. J. Boston , editors . MIT Press , Cambridge , MA . 394 pp. (377 + xvii). $50.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-262-19498-8 .

The Shrinking World: Ecological Consequences of Habitat Loss . Hanski, I. 2005 . Excellence in Ecology, Book 14 , O.Kinne , editor . International Ecology Institute , Oldendorf/Luhe , Germany . 334 pp. (307 + xxvii). ISSN 0932-2205 .

Sierra Nevada Natural History . Storer, T. I., R. L. Usinger, and D. Lukas. 2004. Revised edition. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. California Natural History Guides, 73. 592 pp. $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24096-0.

The Solar Economy. Renewal Energy for a Sustainable Global Future . Scheer, H. 2004 . Earthscan , London . 367 pp. (347 + xx). $27.50 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-075-1 .

Sonoita Plain Views from a Southwestern Grassland . Bock, C., and J. Bock. 2005. University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 187 pp. (121 + xvi). $20.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-8165-2362-2.

Species at Risk. Using Economic Incentives to Shelter Endangered Species on Private Lands . Shogren, J. F. , editor . 2005 . University of Texas Press , Austin , TX . 280 pp. (271 + ix). $21.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-292-70597-2 .

Species Invasions. Insights into Ecology, Evolution, and Biogeography . Sax, D. F., J. J. Stachowicz, and S. D. Gaines , editors . Sinauer Associates , Sunderland , MA . 508 pp. (495 + xiii). $49.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87893-811-7 .

The Starkey Project: a Synthesis of Long-Term Studies of Elk and Mule Deer . Wisdom, M. , editor . 2005 . Alliance Communications Group , Lawrence , KS . 252 pp . No price listed (paperback). ISSN 1-891276-40-9.

Statistics for Biology and Health Applied Mathematical Demography . Caswell, H., and N. Keyfitz. 2005. 3rd edition. Springer Science + Business Media, New York. 578 pp. (555 + xxiii). $84.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-387-22537-4.

Statistics without Math . Magnusson, W. E., and G. Mourão . 2004 . Sinauer Associates , Sunderland , MA . 136 pp . $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87893-506-1 .

A Student Handbook for Writing in Biology . Knisely, K. 2005 . 2nd edition . Sinauer Associates , Sunderland , MA . 288 pp. (237 + xvi) $12.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7167-6709-0 .

Sustainability and Spirituality . Carroll, J. E. 2004 . State University of New York Press , Albany , NY . 202 pp. (191 + xi). $18.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7914-6178-5 .

Sustaining Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Soils and Sediments . Wall, D. H. , editor . 2004 . SCOPE Series Volume 64 . Island Press , Washington, D.C . 320 pp . $60.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-759-5 .

The Sustainable Forestry Handbook . Higman, S., J. Mayers, S. Bass, N. Judd, and R. Nussbaum. 2005. 2nd edition. Earthscan, London. 350 pp. (332 + xviii). $75.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-8407-118-9.

Swimming Upstream. Collaborative Approaches to Watershed Management . Sabatier, P. A., W.Focht, M.Lubell, Z.Trachetenberg, A.Vedlitz, and M.Matlock , editors . 2005 . MIT Press , Cambridge , MA . 328 pp . $26.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-262-69319-4 .

Teaching the Trees. Lessons from the Forest . Maloof, J. 2005 . University of Georgia Press , Athens . 156 pp . $24.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8203-2743-3 .

Tending Fire. Coping with America's Wildfires . Pyne, S. J. 2004 . Island Press , Washington , D.C . 256 pp. (238 + xviii). $25.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-565-7 .

Tending the Wild. Native American Knowledge and the Management of California's Natural Resoures . Anderson, M. K. 2005 . University of California Press , Berkeley . 551 (526 + xxv). $39.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-23856-7 .

Terrestrial Ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar. A Conservation Assessment . Burgess, N., et al. 2004 . Island Press , Washington , D.C . 524 pp. (501 + xxiii). $80.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-364-6 .

Thoreau's Living Ethics. Walden and the Pursuit of Nature . Cafaro, P. 2004 . University of Georgia Press , Athens , GA . 284 pp. (272 + xii). $39.95 (cloth). ISBN 0-8203-2610-0 .

Tiger Bone and Rhino Horn. The Destruction of Wildlife for Traditional Chinese Medicine . Ellis, R. 2005 . Island Press , Washington , D.C . 307 pp. (294 + xiii). $26.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-532-0 .

Tongass: Pulp Politics and the Fight for the Alaska Rain Forest . Durbin, K. 2005 . 2nd edition . Oregon State University Press , Corvallis . 352 pp . $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87071-056-7 .

Tracking Ocean Wanderers. The Global Distribution of Albatrosses and Petrels . Bird Life International . 2004 . Results from the Global Procellariiform Tracking Workshop, 1–5 September 2003, Gordon's Bay, South Africa . Bird Life International , Cambridge , United Kingdom . 112 pp. (100 + xii). Free download from http://www.birdlife.net/action/science/species/seabirds/tracking_ocean_wanderers.pdf. ISBN 0-946888-55-8 .

Trading the Genome. Investigating the Commodification of Bio-Information . Parry, B. 2004 . Columbia University Press , New York . 340 pp. (319 + xxi). $39.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-231-12174-1 .

Tropical Rain Forests. An Ecological and Biogeographical Comparison . Corlett, R., and R. Primack. 2005. Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA. 328 pp. (319 + ix). $74.95 (hardcover) ISBN 0-632-04513-2.

Valuing Agroforestry Systems. Methods and Applications . Alavalapati, J. R. R., and D. E. Mercer , editors . 2004 . Kluwer Academic Publishers , Dordrecht , The Netherlands . 323 pp. (314 + ix). $105.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-4020-2412-6 .

Vegetation Ecology . Van Der Maarel, E. , editor . 2005 . Blackwell Publishing , Malden , MA . 405 pp. (395 + x). $79.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-632-05761-0 .

Vital Signs 2005. The Trends That Are Shaping our Future . The Worldwatch Institute . 2005 . W.W. Norton & Co. , New York . 139 pp . $16.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-393-32689-6 .

Walking Softly in the Wilderness. The Sierra Club Guide to Backpacking . Hart, J. 2005 . 4th edition . Sierra Club Books , San Francisco . 528 pp . $16.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-57805-123-1 .

Wetland and Riparian Areas of the Intermountain West. Ecology and Management . McKinstry, M. C., W. A. Hubert, and S. H. Anderson , editors . 2004 . University of Texas Press , Austin . 384 pp . $39.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-292-70248-5 .

Wetlands Ecosystems in Asia: Function and Management . Wong, M. H. , editor . 2004 . Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 472 pp. (451 + xxi). $150.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-444-51691-3.

Wetlands of British Columbia. A Guide to Identification . MacKenzie, W. H., and J. R. Moran . 2004 . British Columbia Publication Services , Victoria , B.C. L and Management Handbook 52 . http://www.publications.gov.bc.ca . 297 pp. (287 + x). $28.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7726-5066-7 .

What Makes Biology Unique? Considerations on the Autonomy of a Scientific Discipline . Mayr, E. 2004 . New York , New York. 243 pp. (232 + xi). $30.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-84114-3.

Wild Seattle. A Celebration of the Natural Areas in and around the City . Egan. T., text. Donnelly, T., and M. L. Austin . 2004 . Sierra Club Books , San Francisco . 180 pp. 131 color photographs. $35.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-57805-111-8 .

Wildlife Spectacles . Brooks, T., G. A. B. Da Fonseca, P. R. Gil, M. Hoffman, W. R. Konstant, R. B. Mast, R. A. Mittermeier, and C. G. Mittermeier . 2005 . University of Chicago Press , Chicago , IL . 324 pp . $50.00 (hardcover). ISBN 9-686-39772 .

Wildlife Tourism. Impacts, Management and Planning . Higginbottom, K. , editor . 2004 . Common Ground Publishing , Altona, Victoria , Australia . 277 pp. AU$67.45 (pdf version). AU$89.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-86335-545-6 .

Wisdom for a Livable Planet. The Visionary Work of Terri Swearingen, Dave Foreman, Wes Jackson, Helena Norberg-Hodge, Werner Fornos, Herman Daly, Stephen Schneider, and David Orr . McDaniel, C. N. 2005 . Trinity University Press, SanAntonio, TX. 288 pp. $40.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-59534-008-4.

With Respect for Nature. Living as Part of the Natural World . Evans, J. C. 2005 . State University of New York Press , Albany , NY . 280 pp . $73.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-7914-6443-1 . $21.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7914-6444-X .

The Wolves of Algonquin Park: a 12 Year Ecological Study . Theberge, J. B., and M. T. Theberge . 2004 . Department of Geography, Publication Series No. 56 . University of Waterloo , Ontario , Canada . 176 pp. (164 + xii). $20.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-921083-67-X .

Woodlands in Crisis: a Legacy of Lost Biodiversity on the Colorado Plateau . Nabhan, G. P., M. Coder, S. J. Smith, P. West, and Z. I. Kovacs . 2004 . University of Arizona Press , Tucson , AZ . 116 pp. (108 + viii). $20.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-9718786-6-8 .

Working Forests in the Neotropics. Conservation through Sustainable Management? Zarin, D. J., J. R. R. Alavalapati, F. E. Putz, and M.Schmink , editors . 2004 . Columbia University Press , New York . 454 pp. (437 + xvii). $42.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-231-12907-6 .

The World's Water 2004–2005: the Biennial Report on Freshwater Resources . Gleick, P. H. with N. L. Cain, D. Haasz, C. Henges-Jeck, C. M. Hunt, M. Kiparsky, M. Moench, M. Palaniappan, V. Srinivasan, and G. H. Wolff . 2004 . Island Press , Washington , D.C . 380 pp. (362 + xviii). $65.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-536-3 .

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