Conservation for a New Generation. Redefining Natural Resources Management. Knight, R. L., and C. White, editors. 2008. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 336 pp. $30.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-59726-438-9.

Forest Community Connections. Donoghue, E. M., and V. E. Sturtevant, editors. 2008. RFF Press, Washington, D.C. 280 pp. $80.00 (hardcover) ISBN 978-1-933115-68-9. $39.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-933115-67-2.

The Incomplete Eco-Philosopher. Essays from the Edges of Environmental Ethics. Weston, A. 2009. State University of New York, Albany, NY. 209 (xiii + 196) pp. $21.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-7914-7670-3.

Natural Environments of Arizona: From Deserts to Mountains. Folliott, P., and Owen K. Davis, editors. 2008. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ. 208 pp. $40.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8165-2696-3. $19.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-8165-2697-0.

Nature of the Rainforest. Costa Rica and Beyond. Forsyth, A. Photographs by M. Fogden and P. Fogden. 2008. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 200 pp. $29.95 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-8014-7475-0.

Old Growth in a New World: a Pacific Northwest Icon Reexamined. 2008. Spies, T. A., and S. L. Duncan. 2008. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 360 pp. $32.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-1-59726-410-5.

Potato: a History of the Propitious Esculent. Reader, J. 2009. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 336 pp. $28.00 (paperback). ISBN 978-0-300-14109-2.

The State of the Nation's Ecosystems 2008. H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics, and the Environment. 2008. The Heinz Center and Island Press, Washington, D.C. 368 pp. $29.50 (paperback) ISBN 978-1-59726-471-6.

Trees and Shrubs of Minnesota. Smith, W. R. 2008. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN. 744 pp. $59.95 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-8166-4065-2.

Urban Herpetology. Mitchell, J. C., R. E. Jung Brown, and B. Bartholomew. 2008. Herpetological Conservation Series 3. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, Salt Lake City, UT. 586 pp. $75.00. ISBN 978-0-916984-79-3.