Preserving wildlife and habitat requires balancing the needs of nature and those of humans. Today, instead of conquering nature, people are finding out that they need to work with natural systems to preserve and protect the Earth's diversity of plant and animal species. Conservation is testing the limits of human understanding of nature's interdependence, as people try to create sustainable refuges, parks and preserves that will not be destroyed by human population growth. Available on loan.
Teacher's guide included.