Books Received* (August 2005–August 2006)


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    Books received that have not been listed or reviewed in previous issues of volume 20.

Act III in Patagonia. People and Wildlife. Conway, W. 2005. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 344 pp. $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-518-5.

Adaptive Governance. Integrating Science, Policy, and Decision-Making. Brunner, R. D., T. A. Steelman, L. Coe-Juell, C. M. Cromley, C. M. Edwards, and D. W. Tucker. 2005. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 368 pp. $29.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-231-13625-0. $79.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-231-13624-2.

Adaptive Herbivore Ecology. From Resources to Populations in Variable Environments. Student Edition. Owen-Smith, N. 2005. Wits University Press, Johannesburg, South Africa. 390 pp. (xvi + 374). $39.95 (paperback). ISBN 1868144275.

Algal Cultures Analogues of Blooms and Applications. Volumes 1 & 2. Subba Rao, D. V., editor. Science Publisher, Enfield, NH. 971 pp. (vols. 1 & 2). $128.00 (2 vol). ISBN 1-57808-392-3 (vol. 1), 1-57808-394-X.

Amphibians, Reptiles, and Their Habitats at Sabino Canyon. Lazaroff, D. W., P. C. Rosen, and C. H. Lowe, Jr. 2006. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. $17.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-8165-2495-5.

Animal Tracks. 3rd edition. Murie, O. J., and M. Elbroch. 2005. Peterson Field Guides, Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA. 448 pp., 100 color photos. $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-618-51743-X.

Animals, Ethics and Trade. The Challenge of Animal Sentience. Turner, J., and J. D'Silva, editors. 2006. Earthscan, London, United Kingdom. 312 pp. (xxvi + 286). $120.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-255-X.

Applying Nature's Design. Corridors as a Strategy for Biodiversity Conservation. Anderson, A. B. and C. N. Jenkins. 2006. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 241 pp. (x + 231). $74.50 (hardcover) ISBN 0-231-13410-X. $34.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-231-13411-8.

The Archaeology of Global Change. The Impact of Humans on their Environment. Redman, C. L., S. R. James, P. R. Fish, and J. D. Rogers, editors. 2004. Smithsonian Books, Washington, D.C. 292 pp. $49.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1588341720.

Arizona Breeding Bird Atlas. Corman, T. E., and C. Wise-Gervais, editors. 2005. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM. 646 pp. (x + 636). $45.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8263-3379-6.

The Art of Being a Parasite. Combes, C. Translated by D. Simberloff. 2005. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 291 pp. $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-11438-4.

The Audubon Society Guide to Attracting Birds. Creating Natural Habitats for Properties Large and Small. 2nd edition. Kress, S. W. 2006. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 477 pp. (xi + 466). $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-8014-8864-8.

Bee. Preston, C P. 2006. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 224 pp. $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-86189-256-X.

Beyond Conservation. A Wildland Strategy. Taylor, P. 2005. Earthscan, London, United Kingdom. 296 pp. (xviii + 278). $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-198-7.

Big Coal. The Dirty Secret Behind America's Energy Future. Goodell, J. 2006. Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA. 351 pp. (xxvii + 324). $25.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-618-31940-9.

Biodiversity and Environmental Philosophy. An Introduction. Sarkar, S. 2005. Cambridge Studies in Philosophy and Biology, Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 274 pp. (xvi + 258). $75.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-85132-7.

Biodiversity & the Precautionary Principle. Risk and Uncertainty in Conservation and Sustainable Use. Cooney, R., and B. Dickson. 2006. Earthscan, London, United Kingdom. 336 pp. (314 + xxii). $145.00 (hardcover) ISBN 1-84407-276-2. $39.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-277-0.

Biogeography. 3rd edition. Lomolino, M. V., B. R. Riddle, and J. H. Brown. 2006. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA. 853 pp. (845 + xiii). $89.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-87893-062-0.

Bioremediation of Aquatic and Terrestrial Ecosystems. Fingerman, M., and R. Nagabhushanam, editors. 2005. Science Publishers, Enfield, NH. 411 pp. (xi + 400). $98.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-57808-364-8.

Biotic Interactions in the Tropics. Their Role in the Maintenance of Species Diversity. Burslem, D., M. Pinard, and S. Hartley, editors. 2005. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 579 pp. (xv +564). $75.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-60985-2.

Birds of Ontario: Habitat Requirements, Limiting Factors, and Status. Volume 1: Nonpasserines, Loons through Cranes. Sandlilands, A. 2005. 365 pp. $95.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-7748-1066-1.

Birds, Mammals, and Reptiles of the Galápagos Islands. An Identification Guide. 2nd edition. Swash, A., and R. Still. 2006. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 268 pp. $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-300-11532-6.

Blue Revolution. 2nd edition. Calder, I. 2005. Stylus Publishing, LLC, Sterling, VA. 372 pp. (xix + 353). $45.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-239-8.

Challenging Nature. Local Knowledge, Agroscience, and Food Security in Tanga Region, Tanzania. Porter, P. W. 2006. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 288 pp. (hardcover). $55.00. ISBN 0-226-67580-7.

The Chicago Guide to Writing about Multivariate Analysis. Miller, J. E. 2005. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 424 pp. $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-52783-2.

Climate Change and Biodiversity. Lovejoy, T. E., and L. Hannah, editors. 2005. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 440 pp. $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-300-11980-1.

The Columbia Guide to American Environmental History. Merchant, C. 2005. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 466 pp. (xviii + 448). $24.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-231-11233-5.

Commensalism and Conflict: the Human-Primate Interface. Patterson, J. D., and J. Wallis, editors. 2005. The American Society of Primatologists, Norman, OK. 500 pp. (xvii + 483). $130.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-96583013-6.

Communities and Conservation. Histories and Politics of Community-Based Natural Resource Management. Brosius, J. P., A. Lowenhaupt Tsing, and C. Zerner, editors. 2005. Rowan & Littlefield, Lanham, MD. 498 pp. (ix + 489). $39.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7591-0506-5.

Communities and Forests: Where People Meet the Land. Lee, R. G., and D. R. Field, editors. 2005. Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, OR. 320 pp. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87071-058-3.

The Community Forests of Mexico. Managing for Sustainable Landscapes. Bray, D. B., L. Merino-Pérez, and D. Barry, editors. 2005. University of Texas Press, Austin, TX. 385 pp. (xiii + 372). $40.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-292-70632-5.

Conservation across Borders. Biodiversity in an Interdependent World. Chester, C. C. 2006. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 277 pp. (xv + 262). $60.00 (hardcover) ISBN 1-55963-610-6. $29.95 (paperback) ISBN 1-55963-611-4.

Conservation and Biology of Small Populations. The Song Sparrows of Mandarte Island. Smith, J. N. M., L. F. Keller, A. M. Marr, and P. Arcese, editors. 2006. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. 274 pp. (xiv + 260). $59.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-19-515936-5.

Conservation Education and Outreach Techniques. Jacobson, S. K., M. D. McDuff, and M. C. Monroe. 2006. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. 495 pp. (xv + 480). £65.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-19-856771-5.

The Dawn Collector. On My Way to the Natural World. Saner, R. 2005. Center for American Places, Santa Fe, NM. 303 pp. (280 + xxiii). $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-930066-31-7.

Defending the Environment. Civil Society Strategies to Enforce International Environmental Law. Revised & updated. Malone, L. A., and S. Pasternack. 2006. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 382 pp. (xxiii + 359). $29.50 (paperback). ISBN 1-59726-066-5.

Disease Ecology. Community Structure and Pathogen Dynamics. Collinge, S., and C. Ray, editors. 2006. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. 239 pp. (xii + 227). £70.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-19-856707-3. £32.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-19-856708-1.

Ecological Consequences of Artificial Night Lighting. Rich, C., and T. Longcore, editors. 2006. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 478 pp. (xx + 458). $65.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-128-7. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-129-5.

Ecology of Desert Rivers. Kingsford, R., editor. 2006. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 368 pp. (xiv + 354). $100.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-81825-7.

Ecology of Phytoplankton. Reynolds, C. 2006. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation Series. 548 pp. (xiii + 535). $160.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-84413-4. $80.00 (paperback) ISBN 0-521-60519-9.

The Ecology of Plants. 2nd edition. Gurevitch, J., S. M. Scheiner, G. A. Fox. 2006. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA. 518 pp. $96.95 (casebound). ISBN 0-87893-294-1.

Ecology of Predator-Prey Interactions. Barbosa, P., and I. Castellanos, editors. 2005. Oxford University Press, Oxford, United Kingdom. 411 pp. (394 + xvii). $89.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-19-517120-9.

Ethics for a Finite World. An Essay Concerning a Sustainable Future. Elliott, H. 2005. Fulcrum, Golden, CO. 188 pp. (xxx + 158). $12.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-55591545-0.

The Evolution of Fossil Ecosystems. Seldon, P., and J. Nudds. 2005. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 160 pp. $40.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-74641-0.

Evolutionary Pathways in Nature. A Phylogenetic Approach. Avise, J. C. 2006. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 296 pp. (x + 286). $120.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-85753-8. $65.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-674-7-4.

Evolution's Rainbow. Diversity, Gender, and Sexuality in Nature and People. Roughgarden, J. 2004. The University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 474 pp. $17.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24073-1.

Facing the Wild. Ecotourism, Conservation and Animal Encounters. Bulbeck, C. 2005. Earthscan, London, United Kingdom. 325 pp. (xxiii + 312). $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-138-3.

Ferns of Northeastern and Central North America. 2nd edition. Cobb, B., E. Farnsworth, and C. Lowe. 2005. Peterson Field Guide, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA. 304 pp. $20.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-618-39406-0.

Fields of Power, Forests of Discontent: Culture, Conservation, and the State in Mexico. Haenn, N. 2005. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 272 pp. $45.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8165-2399-1.

Fire and Avian Ecology in North America. Saab, V. A., and H. D. W. Powell, editors. 2005. Cooper Ornithological Society, Studies in Avian Biology no. 30, Camarillo, CA. 193 pp. $21.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-943610-64-8.

Flora of North America North of Mexico. Volume 19: Magnoliophyta: Asteridae, Part 6; Asteraceae, Part 1. Flora of North America Editorial Committee Oxford University Press, New York, NY. 2006. 603 pp. (xxiv + 579). $95.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-19-530563-9.

Flora of North America North of Mexico. Volume 20: Magnoliophyta: Asteridae, Part 7; Asteraceae, Part 2. Flora of North America Editorial Committee Oxford University Press, New York, NY. 2006. 688 pp. (xxii + 666). $95.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-19530564-7.

Flora of North America North of Mexico. Volume 21: Magnoliophyta: Asteridae, Part 8; Asteraceae, Part 3 Oxford University Press, New York, NY. Flora of North America Editorial Committee. 2006. 638 pp. (xxii + 616). $95.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-19530565-5.

The Florida Manatee. Biology and Conservation. Reep, R. L., and R. K. Bonde. 2006. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, FL. 205 pp. (xvi + 189). $34.95 (hardcover) ISBN 0-8130-2949-X.

Forest Pathology. From Genes to Landscapes. Lundquist, J. E., and R. C. Hamelin, editors. 2005. The American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN. 181 pp. (175 + vi). $69.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-89054-334-8.

Forests in Landscapes. Ecosystem Approaches to Sustainability. Sayer, J. A., and S. Maginnis, editors. 2005. Earthscan, Sterling, VA. 272 pp. (xv + 257). $59.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-84407-195-2.

Freshwater Fishes of Mexico. Miller, R. R., W. L. Minckley, and S. M. Norris. 2006. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 652 pp., 96 color plates. $75.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-226-52604-6.

From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security. Exploring New Limits to Growth. Pirages, D., and K. Cousins, editors. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 279 pp. (xi + 268). $24.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-262-66189-6.

Gaining Ground. In Pursuit of Ecological Sustainability. Lavigne, D., editor. 2006. International Fund for Animal Welfare, Guelph, Canada. 425 pp. $50.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-9698171-7-7.

Geology of the San Francisco Bay Region. Sloan, D. Photography by J. Karachewski. 2006. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. California Natural History Guides 79. 354 pp. (xvii + 337). $50.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-23629-7. $17.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24126-6.

Geology of the Sierra Nevada. Revised edition. Hill, M. 2006. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. California Natural History Guides, 80. 462 pp. (ix + 453). $50.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-23695-5. $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-23696-3.

Green Alternatives to Globalisation. A Manifesto. Woodin, M., and C Lucas. 2004. Pluto Press, Sterling, VA. 284 pp. (xxii + 262). $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-7453-1932-7.

Green Inheritance. Saving the Plants of the World. 2006. Huxley, A. 2005. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 192 pp. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-24359-5.

Haida Gwaii. Human History and Environment from the Time of the Loon to the Time of the Iron People. Fedje, D. W., and R. W. Mathewes, editors. 2005. University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver, Canada. 448 pp. $95.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-7748-0921-3.

Handbook of Biodiversity Methods. Survey, Evaluation and Monitoring. Hill, D., M. Fasham, G. Tucker, M. Shewry, and P. Shaw, editors. 2005. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 586 pp. (xiii + 573). $140.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-82368-4.

Handbook of Capture-Recapture Analysis. Steven C. Amstrup, S. C., T. L. McDonald, and B. F. J. Manly, editors. 2005. Princeton University Press Princeton, NJ. 296 pp. $99.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-691-08967-1. ISBN 0-$49.50 (paperback). ISBN 691-08968-X.

The Historical Ecology Handbook. A Restorationist's Guide to Reference Ecosystems. Egan, D., and E. A. Howell, editors. 2001. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 476 pp. (xix + 457). $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-746-3.

Hotspots Revisited. Mittermeier, R. A., P. R Gil, M. Hoffman, J. Pilgrim, T. Brooks, C. G. Mittermeier, J. Lamoreux, G. A. B. da Fonseca, and P. Seligmann. 2005. Conservation International, New York, NY. 392 pp. $65.00 (hardcover). ISBN 968-6397-77-9.

Human Impacts on Amazonia. The Role of Traditional Ecological Knowledge in Conservation and Development. Posey, D. A., and M. J. Balick, editors. 2006. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 392 pp. $74.50 (hardcover). ISBN 0-231-10588-6. $34.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-231-10589-4.

Infinite Nature. Hull, R. B. 2006. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 271 pp. (xiii + 258). $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-35944-1.

In the Company of Crows and Ravens. Marzluff, J. M, and T. Angell. 2005. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 403 pp. (xix + 384). $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-300-10076-0.

International Zoo Yearbook. Volume 39. Fisken, F. A., managing editor. 2005. The Zoological Society of London, London, United Kingdom. 404 pp. (ix + 395). $145.00 (hardcover + CD-Rom). ISSN 0074-9664.

Introduction to Birds of the Southern California Coast. Lenz, J. E. 2005. California Natural History Guide Series, University of California Press, Berkeley. 240 pp. $55.00 (hardcover) ISBN 0-520-237080-3. $19.95 (paperback) ISBN 0-520-24321-8.

Introduction to Population Ecology. Rockwood, L. L. 2006. Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA. 350 pp. (xi + 339). $44.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-4051-3263-9.

Invasive Plants of the Upper Midwest. An Illustrated Guide to Their Identification and Control. Czarapata, E. J. 2005. The University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, WI. 232 pp. (xvii + 215). $26.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-299-21054-5.

It's a Jungle Up There. More Tales from the Treetops. Lowman, M. D., E. Burgess, and J. Burgess. 2006. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 304 pp. $27.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-300-10863-X.

Keep It Living. Traditions of Plant Use and Cultivation on the Northwest Coast of North America. Duer, D., and N. J. Turner. 2005. University of Washington Press, Seattle, WA. 415 pp. (xi + 404). $44.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-7748-1266-4.

Killing Our Oceans. Dealing with the Mass Extinction of Marine Life. Kunich, J. C. 2006. Praeger Publishers, Westport, CT. 254 pp. (ix + 245). $49.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-275-98878-3.

Landscape Ecological Vegetation Map of Bonaire (Southern Caribbean). De Freitas, J. A., B. S. J. Nijhof, A. C. Rojer, and A. O. Debrot. 2006. Edita Publishers, distributed by the University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 64 pp. $42.00 (paperback) ISBN 90-6984452-4.

Lapland. A Natural History. Ratcliffe, D. 2005. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 364 pp. (xii + 352). $60.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-300-11553-9.

Large Herbivore Ecology, Ecosystem Dynamics and Conservation. Danell, K., R. Bergström, P. Duncan, and J. Pastor, editors. 2006. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. Conservation Biology Series 11. 522 pp. (xvi + 506). $130.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-83005-2. $65.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-53687-1.

Life in the Chesapeake Bay. An Illustrated Guide to the Fishes, Invertebrates, Plants, Birds, and Other Inhabitants of the Bays and Inlets from Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras. 3rd edition. Lippson, A. J., and R. L. Lippson. 2006. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD. 340 pp. (324 + xvi). $50.00 (hardcover) ISBN 0-8018-8337-7. $25.00 (paperback) ISBN 0-8018-8338-5.

The Logic of Sufficiency. Princen, T. 2005. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 417 pp. (xvi + 401). $29.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-262-66190-X.

Making Law Work. Environmental Compliance and Sustainable Development. Volumes 1 and 2. Zaelke, D., D. Daniaru, and E. Kružíková, editors. 2005. Cameron May, London, United Kingdom. 1152 pp. $190.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-905017-09-X.

Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. 3rd edition, 2 vol set. Wilson, D. E., and D. M. Reeder, editors. The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD. 2000 pp. $125.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-8018-8221-4.

Mammoths, Sabertooths, and Hominids. 65 Million Years of Mammalian Evolution in Europe. Agusti, J., and M. Anton. 2005. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 323 pp. (x + 313). $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-231-11641-1.

Marine Conservation Biology. The Science of Maintaining the Sea's Biodiversity. Norse, E. A., and L. B. Crowder, editors. 2006. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 496 pp. (xxvi + 470). $89.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-662-9. $49.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-55963-661-0.

Masdevallias. Gems of the Orchid World. Gerritsen, M. E., and R. Parsons. 2005. Timber Press, Portland, OR. 299 pp. $45.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-88192-737-6.

Migrating Raptors of the World. Their Ecology and Conservation. Bildstein, K. 2006. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 308 pp. $35.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8014-4179-0.

Molecular Ecology. Freeland, J. R. 2005. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex, United Kingdom. 398 pp. (x + 388). $55.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-470-09062-6.

Monitoring Ecological Change. 2nd edition. Spellerberg, I. F. 2005. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 400 pp. (ix + 391). $60.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-52728-7.

Monitoring Manual for Grassland, Shrubland and Savanna Ecosystems. Volume I: Quick Start. Volume II: Design, Supplementary Methods and Interpretation. Herrick, J. E., J. W. Van Zee, K. M. Havstad, L. M. Burkett, W. G. Whitford, and contributors. 2005. USDA-ARS Jornada Experimental Range, Las Cruces, NM. 244 pp. (iv + 36; iv + 200). $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-9755552-0-0.

Monitoring Nature Conservation in Cultural Habitats: A Practical Guide and Case Studies. Hurford, C., and M. Schneider, editors. 2006. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany. 406 pp. (xii + 394). €121.50 (paperback). ISBN 1-4020-3756-2.

Nature Revealed. Selected Writings, 1949-2006. Wilson, E. O. 2006. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD. 229 pp. (x + 219). $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-8018-8329-6.

Nonequilibrium Ecology. Rohde, K. 2006. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 234 pp. (xi + 223). $120.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-85434-2. $60.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-67455-7.

Oceans. An Illustrated Reference. Stow, D. 2006. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 256 pp. $55.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-226-77664-6.

Occupancy Estimation and Modeling. Inferring Patterns and Dynamics of Species Occurrence. MacKenzie, D. I., J. D. Nicholes, J. A. Royle, K. H. Pollock, L. L. Bailey, and J. E. Hines. 2006. Elsevier, Oxford, United Kingdom. 342 pp. (xviii + 324). $64.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-12-088766-5.

Out of the Blue. A Journey through the World's Oceans. Horsman, P. Photography by Seapics.com. 2005. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 160 pp. 180 color illustrations. $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-262-08341-8.

Parrot. Cater, P. 2006. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 224 pp. $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-86189-237-3.

People and Plants in Ancient Eastern North America. Minnis, P. E., editor. 2003. Smithsonian Books, Washington, D.C. 439 pp. (xvi + 423). $34.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-58834-108-9.

People and Plants in Ancient Western North America. Minnis, P. E., editor. 2004. Smithsonian Books, Washington, D.C. 488 pp. (xiv + 474). $34.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-58834-174-7.

People and Wildlife. Conflict or Coexistence? Woodroffe, R., S. Thirgood, and A. Rabinowitz, editors. 2005. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 509 pp. (xii + 497). $130.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-82505-9. $65.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-5303-5.

Perú: Matsés. Rapid Biological Inventories, 16. Vriesendorp, C., N. Pitman, J. I. Rojas Moscoso, B. A. Pawlak, L. Rivera Chavez, L. Calixto Mendez, M. Vela Collantes, and P. Fasabi Rimachi. Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, IL. 336 pp. $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-914868-68-3.

Pete Dunne's Essential Field Guide Companion. A Comprehensive Resource for Identifying North American Birds. Dunne, P. 2006. Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA. 720 pp. $28.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-618-23648-0.

Phylogeny and Conservation. Purvis, A., J. L. Gittleman, and T. Brooks, editors. 2005. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. Conservation Biology Series 8. 444 (xiii + 431) pp. $60.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-53200-0.

Plant Conservation. An Ecosystem Approach. Hamilton, A. and P. Hamilton. 2006. Earthscan, London, United Kingdom. 342 pp. (xviii + 324). $45.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-84407-083-2.

Plant Conservation. A Natural History Approach. Krupnick, G. A., and W. J. Kress, editors. 2005. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 364 pp. (346 + xviii). $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-45513-0.

Plants on Islands. Diversity and Dynamics on a Continental Archipelago. Cody, M. L. 2006. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 279 pp. (x + 269). $49.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-24729-9.

Practical Conservation Biology. Lindenmayer, D., and M. Burgman. 2005. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Australia. 621 pp. (xii + 609). $79.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-643-09089-4.

Precautionary Tools for Reshaping Environmental Policy. Myers, N. J., and C. Raffensperger, editors. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 409 pp. (x + 339). $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-262-63323-X.

Ranching, Endangered Species, and Urbanization in the Southwest. Sayre, N. F. 2006. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 336 pp. $26.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-8165-2552-8.

Reading the Kyoto Protocol. Ethical Aspects of the Convention on Climatic Change. Vermeersch, E. 2005. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 164 pp. $25.00 (paperback). ISBN 90-5972-064-4.

Restoration and Management of Tropical Eutrophic Lakes. Vikram Reddy, M., editor. 2005. Science Publishers, Enfield, NH. 557 pp. (xxiv + 533). $99.50 (paperback). ISBN 1-57808-370-2.

Re-Thinking Green. Alternative to Environmental Bureaucracy. Higgs, R., and C. P. Close, editors. The Independent Institute, Oakland, CA. 467 pp. $22.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-945999-97-6.

Return to the River. Restoring Salmon to the Columbia River. Williams, R. N., editor. 2006. Elsevier Academic Press, Burlington, MA. 716 pp. (xvii + 699). $69.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-12-088414-3.

Rhythms of Life: The Biological Clocks That Control the Daily Lives of Every Living Thing. Foster, R. G., and L. Kreitzman. 2005. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 288 pp. (276 + xii). $18.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-300-10574-6).

Sanctuary for All Life. The Cowbalah of Jim Corbett. Corbett, P. 2005. Howling Dog Press, Berthoud, CO. 328 pp. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-882863-73-9.

Secrets of the Savanna. Twenty-Three Years in the African Wilderness Unraveling the Mysteries of Elephants and People. Owens, M., and D. Owens. 2006. Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA. 253 pp. (xxiii + 230). $26.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-395-89310-0.

Seeing the Forest and the Trees. Human-Environment Interactions in Forest Ecosystems. Moran, E. F., and E. Ostrom, editors. 2005. 455 pp. (xiii + 442). $35.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-262-63312-4.

Seeking the Sacred Raven: Politics and Extinction on a Hawaiian Island. Walters, M. J. 2006. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 286 pp. $24.95 (hardcover). ISBN 1-55963-090-6.

Snake. Stutesman, D. 2005. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 215 pp. $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-86189-239-X.

Species Invasions. Insights into Ecology, Evolution, and Biogeography. Sax, D. F., J. J. Stachowicz, and S. D. Gaines, editors. 2005. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA. 508 pp. (xiii + 495). $51.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-87893-811-1.

Sustainability. A Philosophy of Adaptive Ecosystem Management. Norton, B. G. 2005. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 625 pp. (xviii + 607). $37.50 (paperback). ISBN 0-226-59521-8.

Taxonomy and Plant Conservation. Leadlay, E., and S. Jury, editors. 2006. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 365 pp. (xxii + 343). $120.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-84506-8. $60.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-60720-5.

This Land. A Guide to Western National Forests. Mohlenbrock, R. H. 2006. The University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 391 pp. (xvi + 375). $24.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-520-23967-9.

Top Predators in Marine Ecosystems. Their Role in Monitoring and Management. Boyd, I., S. Wanless, and C. J. Camphuysen, editors. 2006. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. Conservation Biology 12. 392 pp. (xiv + 378). $130.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-84773-7. $70.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-521-61256-X.

Tropical Forests & Global Atmospheric Change. Malhi, Y., and O. Phillips, editors. 2005. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. 275 pp. (xv + 260). $34.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-19-856706-5.

Twilight of the Mammoths. Ice Age Extinctions and the Rewilding of America. Martin, P. S. 2005. The University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 269 pp. (xix + 250). $29.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-23141-4.

Underground. How Creatures of Mud and Dirt Shape Our World. Baskin, Y. 2005. Island Press (Shearwater Books), Washington, D.C. 237 pp. $26.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-59726-003-7.

Wild Orchids of the Canadian Maritimes and Northern Great Lakes Region. Brown, P. M., with drawings by S. Folsom. 2006. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, FL. 315 pp. 316 color plates, 85 b&w illustrations. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-8130-2911-2.

Wild Orchids of the Pacific Northwest and Canadian Rockies. Brown, P. M., with drawings by S. Folsom. 2006. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, FL. 289 pp. 290 color plates, 85 b&w illustrations. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-8130-2900-7.

Wildfire. A Century of Failed Forest Policy. Wuerthner, G., editor. 2006. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 352 pp. $75.00 (hardcover). ISBN 1-59726-069-X. $45.00 (paperback). ISBN 1-59726-070-3.

Wildlife Demography. Analysis of Sex, Age and Count Data. Skalski, J. R., K. E. Ryding, and J. J. Millspaugh. 2005. Elsevier Academic Press, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 657 pp. (xvii + 636). $69.95 (paperback). ISBN 0-12-088773-8.

Wildlife Ecology, Conservation, and Management. 2nd edition. Sinclair, A. R. E., J. M. Fryxell, and G. Caughley. 2006. Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA. 481 pp. (xii + 469). $79.95 (paperback). ISBN 1-4051-0737-5.

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. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL. 324 pp. $50.00 (hardcover). ISBN 9-686-39772.

Woody Plants of the Southeastern United States. A Winter Guide. Lance, R. The University of Georgia Press, Athens, GA. 441 pp. $54.95 (hardcover). ISBN 0-8203-252-4.

World Atlas of Great Apes and Their Conservation. Caldecott, J., and L. Miles, editors. 2005. The University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 456 pp. $45.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-520-24633-0.

The World's Largest Wetlands. Ecology and Conservation. Fraser, L. H., and P. A. Keddy, editors. 2005. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY. 498 pp. (x + 488). $130.00 (hardcover). ISBN 0-521-83404-X.

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