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Zero Waste : Tips and Recipes to Reduce your Trash. —Trenchi, Cinzia.

Food waste can really be reduced in the kitchen: it's important to keep in mind that even the parts of the ingredients we consider "waste" can sometimes be used, especially if they are edible and filled with nutrients. A...

Great tide rising : towards clarity and moral courage in a time of planetary change —Moore, Kathleen Dean, author.

"Even as seas rise against the shores, another great tide is beginning to rise - a tide of outrage against the pillage of the planet, a tide of commitment to justice and human rights, a swelling affirmation of moral resp...

Flying blind : one man's adventures battling buckthorn, making peace with authority, and creating a home for endangered bats —Mitchell, Don, 1947-

"When Middlebury writing professor Don Mitchell was approached by a biologist with the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department about tracking endangered Indiana bats on his 150-acre farm in Vermont's picturesque Champlain V...

Behind the curve : science and the politics of global warming —Howe, Joshua P., author.

"In 1958, Charles David Keeling began measuring the concentration of carbon dioxide in the earth's atmosphere at the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii. His project kicked off a half century of research that has expanded o...

Invisible nature : healing the destructive divide between people and the environment —Worthy, Kenneth, 1961-

"A revolutionary new understanding of the precarious modern human-nature relationship and a path to a healthier, more sustainable world. Amidst all the wondrous luxuries of the modern world--smartphones, fast interconti...

On Time and Water. —Magnason, Andri Snaer.

During the next 100 years, scientists expect glaciers will melt and sea levels rise at unprecedented rates, ocean acidification will result in pH levels not seen in 30 million years, and patterns of rain and snow will ch...

Defending Beef : The Ecological and Nutritional Case for Meat, 2nd Edition. —Niman, Nicolette Hahn.

A passionate and factually grounded argument for responsible meat production and consumption--in an updated and expanded new edition For decades it has been nearly universal dogma among environmentalists that many forms ...

Possessing Meares Island : A Historian's Journey into the Past of Clayoquot Sound. —Gough, Barry.

A fascinating account that links early maritime history, Indigenous land rights, and modern environmental advocacy in the Clayoquot Sound region by award-winning author and historian Barry Gough. Centred on Meares Island...

Can you save an endangered species? : an interactive eco adventure. —Braun, Eric.

"Poachers, habitat destruction, overhunting and fishing, and disease all endanger animal species around the world. But you can help save them! Navigate through three different stories in this mission to save a species. W...

Takaya's Journey. —Alexander, Cheryl.

Using beautiful photography and charming, accessible text, Cheryl Alexander takes elementary school readers into Takaya's (Vancouver Island's lone wolf) world. Alexander is a conservation photographer living in Victoria,...

Patriots defending Australia's natural heritage —Lines, William J.
EBook
2006

Australia's environmental movement and those defending the unique wildlife Down Under are superbly examined in this powerful account. Charting the emergence of a new national “green movement and its members' commi...

The Synthetic Age : Outdesigning Evolution, Resurrecting Species, and Reengineering Our World. —Preston, Christopher J.

Imagining a future in which humans fundamentally reshape the natural world using nanotechnology, synthetic biology, de-extinction, and climate engineering. We have all heard that there are no longer any places left on Ea...

Saving Tarboo Creek : One Family s Quest to Heal the Land —Freeman, Scott, 1955- author.
EBook
2018

A moving account of a beautiful project. We need stories of healing in this tough moment; this is a particularly fine one. Bill McKibben, author of Radio Free Vermont When the Freeman family decided to restore a damaged...

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