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Second hand Environment & Conservation books
Australia's Introduced Animals and Plants -by- Gary Twyford 1991). ISBN 0730103617. Ecology. Introduced Animals.
Introduced Plants. The author was employed by the Federal Department of Primary Industries for many years and has studied the
effects of these introduced animals and plants on Australia, and speculates on future problems. Illustrated with black and white and
colour photographs and maps. Used second hand hardcover book in dust jacket. 128 pages. (Reed Books Pty Ltd. Balgowlah. 1991)
Dust jacket lightly bumped on corners. Foxing on first and last few pages. Else very good. Weight 700 grams.
Characteristics Of Important Wetlands In Queensland (Environmental Protection Agency, Brisbane 1999) -by- Blackman, Perry,
Ford, Craven, Gardiner & De Lai. ISBN 0724260499. Queensland Wetlands Conservation. This book describes wetlands and wetland systems
across Queensland; a biogeographically based statewide identification and assessment of nationally important wetlands, together with an
associated geographic information system; provides descriptions, maps, a bibliography, and analysis of key characteristics 165 important
wetlands from 15 of the 20 bioregions in Queensland. Used second hand softcover book. 430 pages. (Queensland Government Environmental Protection
Agency. Brisbane, 1999) Covers are scuffed. Name written on title page. Pages are in fine condition. Weight 1.8 kilograms.
Ecovillages A Practical Guide To Sustainable Communities -by- Jan Martin Bang (2005). ISBN 0865715386. Sustainable Communities.
Explores the history and background of the ecovillages movement, then provides a comprehensive manual for planning, establishing and
maintaining a sustainable community, using a permaculture approach. Aspects discussed include: tools for social
design; leadership and conflict management; house design and building techniques; gardening, farming and food production;
water and sewerage; energy and heat sources; alternative economics. Includes case studies. (New Society Publishers.
Gabriola Island, BC, Canada. 2005) Used second hand book. Softcover book. 284 pages. Bumped at bottom of spine.
Else in fine condition.
Eyes Of Fire The Last Voyage Of The Rainbow Warrior -by- David Robie (1986). The story of the loss of
Greenpeace's flagship 'Rainbow Warrior' in Auckland harbour. Used second hand oblong softcover book. 168 pages. (Lindon Publishing.
Auckland West. 1986) In very good condition. Weight 550 grams.
New South Wales Rainforests The Nomination For The World Heritage List -by- Paul Adam for the National Parks
and Wildlife Service of New South Wales (1987). ISBN 0730520757. (National Parks and Wildlife Service of NSW. Sydney 1987) Used second hand
softcover book. 160 pages. Corners bumped. Else in very good condition.
On Our Watch The Race to Save Australia's Environment -by- Nicola Markus (2009). ISBN 9780522855951.
Australian Environment Conservation and Politics. Australia faces unique conservation challenges that most Australians do not
know enough about; in this thoroughly researched book, Nicola Markus explains the very real and immediate threats
to Australia's natural environment and cuts the spin to show how you can become involved in conserving our environmental
heritage. Used second hand paperback book. 234 pages. (Melbourne University Press. 2009) Foxing on edges of pages. Else in very good condition.
Putting Back The Forest A Landcare Guide For Brookfield, Pullenvale and Moggill -by- Bryan Hacker,
Rona Butler and Rae Rekdahl (1994). ISBN 064620579X. Forest Revegetation. Practical advice on selecting, planting, and
caring for plants which occur naturally in the semi-rural district of Brookfield, Pullenvale and Moggill, in
western Brisbane; the techniques described and most of the plant species are widespread in subcoastal districts
of northern New South Wales and southern Queensland. Contains a detailed set of recommendations for planting
rainforest or eucalypt forest. Includes illustrations and descriptions of a representative selection of the
hundreds of trees, shrubs, vines, herbs and ferns native to the Pullenvale, Moggill and Brookfield district. Used second hand
oblong softcover book. 150 pages. (Rural Environment Planning Association Inc. Brisbane. 1994) In fine condition.
Weight 400 grams.
Subtropical Rainforest Restoration A Practical Manual And Data Source For Landcare Groups, Land Managers And Rainforest
Regenerators Second Edition 2005 -produced by- The Big Scrub Rainforest Landcare Group. ISBN 0958543925.
Rainforest Regeneration. Chapters cover: About rainforests; Rainforest restoration; Remnant rehabilitation; Rainforest revegetation planning;
Rainforest restoration planting; Rainforest weed control; Glossary; Bibliography; Appendices. Used second hand spiral-bound softcover book. 110 pages.
(The Big Scrub Rainforest Landcare Group. Mullumbimby. 2nd Edition 2005) Pen notes written on last page. Else in fine condition.
The Global Warming Combat Manual Solutions For A Sustainable World -by- Bruce E Johansen (2008). ISBN 9780313352867.
Foreword -by- James E Hansen. A highly readable account of clean technologies, energy policies, and effective consumer
decisions that can be integrated into our everyday lives. (Praeger, Westpost CT, 2008) NEW hardcover book in dust jacket.
226 pages. Weight 600 grams. NEW.
The Legacy An Elder's Vision For Our Sustainable Future -by- David Suzuki (2010). ISBN 9781742373553.
Foreword -by- Margaret Atwood. A unique insight into the knowledge and wisdom David Suzuki has acquired over the years,
and points to his legacy for generations to come: that we must adopt a more holistic world-viewpoint, and join together
as a single species to respond to the problems we face. Used hardcover book in dist jacket. 113 pages. (Allen & Unwin, Sydney,
2010) In fine condition. Weight 300 grams.
The Weather Makers Re-Examined Tim Flannery's Best Seller Under The Spotlight Of Climate Change Realism
-by- D Weston Allen (2011). ISBN 9780987125101. SIGNED COPY. Global Warming. In his book 'The Weather Makers, Dr Tim Flannery
indicts all of us for causing catastrophic cyclones, droughts, floods, rising sea levels, melting glaciers and other horrific
disruptions due to anthropogenic global warming; significant advances have been made in climate science and observations since
Dr Flannery's book was published in 2005; this extensively illustrated, referenced and indexed review seeks to provide up-to-date
information on the various facets of climate
change addressed by Dr Flannery: the cause, effects, future implications, and solutions. Book signed by D Weston
Allen on the title page. Used second hand paperback book. 395 pages. (Irenic Publications. Duranbah, NSW. 2011) In fine condition.
Weight 900 grams.
Threatened Species Of The Upper North Coast of New South Wales Fauna (2002). ISBN 0737364392. Conservation.
Australian Fauna Conservation. A series of profiles of threatened
species profiles produced by the National Parks and Wildlife Service and NSW Fisheries. Each profile gives a description
of the species; the area where you are likely to find it; its habitat; and the threats to its survival; also lists conservation actions that
landholders and the broader community can take to improve the species' chances of recovery. Intended to provide basic information
for the general public. (Threatened Species Unit. Conservation Programs and Planning Division. Northern Directorate. NSW National Parks and
Wildlife Service. Coffs Harbour. 2002) Used second hand spiral-bound softcover book. 131 pages. Covers are worn on edges and around
spirals. Pages are very good.
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