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The Resource Bear Necessities : Rescue, Rehabilitation, Sanctuary, and Advocacy

Bear Necessities : Rescue, Rehabilitation, Sanctuary, and Advocacy

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Bear Necessities : Rescue, Rehabilitation, Sanctuary, and Advocacy
Title
Bear Necessities
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Rescue, Rehabilitation, Sanctuary, and Advocacy
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Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-two engaging and approachable essays, written by scholars and activists working to protect the world's eight bear species, explore pressures that threaten the world's remaining bears, offering a tapestry of possibilities for protecting and preserving these endangered yet much-loved beings
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non fiction
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Bear Necessities : Rescue, Rehabilitation, Sanctuary, and Advocacy
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Bear Necessities : Rescue, Rehabilitation, Sanctuary, and Advocacy
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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Contents
Bear Necessities: Rescue, Rehabilitation, Sanctuary, and Advocacy -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Contributors -- Introduction -- PART I: Bear Basics -- 1: Bear Basics -- 2: Bear-Aware for Twenty Years -- 3: Making a Difference for Bears in Asia -- 4: Polar Bears: Watching Extinction in Real Time -- PART II: A World of Problems -- 5: Franzi: Beloved Ambassador for Bears on Bile Farms -- 6: Little Bears, Big Trees, Tiny Insects: Protecting Sun Bears and their Rainforest -- 7: Libearty Sanctuary Zarnesti: Sharing Love and Sheltering Life in Eastern Europe -- 8: 9,540,000 Square Miles, 800,000 American Black Bears, 3 Rescues -- 9: Failing Giant Pandas: Captive Breeding and Conservation -- 10: Bear Baiting in Pakistan -- 11: Dirty Dancing: Caring for Sloth Bears in India -- 12: Sliding Down Mountainsides on My Butt in Search of the Elusive Andean Bear -- 13: Finding Enrico: Protecting Andean Bears and their Habitat -- PART III : Policy -- 14: Brown Bears, Salmon, People: Traveling Upstream to a Sustainable Future -- 15: Cleaning up a Community for Black Bears -- 16: U.S. Wildlife Agencies: Outdated, Misguided, and Destructive -- 17: The Assignment: Breaking Laws to Build Laws on behalf of Lake Tahoe's Black Bears -- 18: A Grizzly Battle: Government Agencies, Endangered Species, and the U.S. Legal System -- 19: Panda Preservation 2.0: Shifting Gears to Save a Species -- PART IV: Bears and Beyond -- 20: Canary in the Arctic -- 21: Bears, Birds, and Human Hubris: Imagining Bears in the Andes -- 22: The Damage and Hope of Total Institutions: Visiting a Bear Sanctuary in Cambodia -- 23: Bear Naked: Compassion and Wilderness -- Index
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1st ed.
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1 online resource (264 pages)
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online
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9789004293090
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