Saving the Earth as a Career
Advice on Becoming a Conservation Professional
Saving the Earth as a Career by Malcolm L. Hunter
Book DescriptionWritten in an informal and engaging style, Saving the Earth as a Career is an ideal resource for students and professionals pursuing a career in conservation. * Written in an informal and engaging style this book introduces all the important steps to becoming a conservation professional, from making the right career choice to finding a position in the field * Provides helpful advice to students about selecting a course, conducting research projects, writing papers, and attending conferences * Looks at a number of professions, from environmental lawyer and civil engineer, to ecologist and environmental scientist "Saving the Earth as a Career is a valuable reference and the authors have taken a momentous step forward in guiding future generations to protect the planet's natural assets," Conservation Biology, (Vol 23, No. 3, 2009)
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781405167611
(229mm x 154mm x 12mm)
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Jul-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Malcolm L. Hunter
Saving the Earth as a Career, Paperback (March 2016)
Written in an informal and engaging style, Saving the Earth as a Career is an ideal resource for students and professionals pursuing a career in conservation. The book explores the major skills needed to become an effective conservation professional by offering useful advice on a range of topics.
Problem-solving in Conservation Biology and Wildlife Management, Paperback (January 2008)
Presents a set of 32 exercises spanning a wide range of conservation issues including genetic analysis, population biology and management, taxonomy, ecosystem management, land use planning, the public policy process and more. All exercises discuss how to take what has been learned and apply it to practical, real-world issues.
Fundamentals of Conservation Biology, Hardback (November 2006)
In the new edition of this highly successful book, Malcolm Hunter and new co-author James Gibbs offer a thorough introduction to the fascinating and important field of conservation biology, focusing on what can be done to maintain biodiversity through management of ecosystems and populations.
Maintaining Biodiversity in Forest Ecosystems, Paperback (June 1999)» View all books by Malcolm L. Hunter
Discusses the ways in which we can continue to benefit from forests, while conserving their biodiversity.
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Author Biography - Malcolm L. Hunter
Malcolm L Hunter is the Libra Professor of Conservation Biology and Professor of Wildlife Ecology at the University of Maine. He is also the former President of the Society for Conservation Biology. David B Lindenmayer is a Research Professor in Ecology at the Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies at The Australian National University in Canberra, Australia. Aram J K Calhoun is Associate Professor of Wetland Ecology at the University of Maine, a staff scientist at Maine Audubon Society, and chair of the Student Affairs Committee of the Society for Conservation Biology.
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