Is Restoration Ecology Practical?


  • John Cairns Jr.

    1. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, University Center for Environmental and Hazardous Materials Studies, 1020 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0415, U.S.A.
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    E. Brown-Weiss, Environment, April 1990.


We now recognize that humans have the power to alter the planet irreversibly, on a global scale. Humans must be concerned with the condition of the planet that is passed to future generations.2