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World Wildlife Fund (U.S.)

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Works: 248 works in 374 publications in 1 language and 13,720 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Reference works  Conference papers and proceedings  Identification guides  Atlases  Pictorial works  Humor  Fiction  Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Other, Author, Publisher, isb
Classifications: QH75, 333.70223
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Most widely held works by World Wildlife Fund (U.S.)
Ozone diplomacy : new directions in safeguarding the planet by Richard Elliot Benedick( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Benedick, an architect and chief US negotiator for the Montreal treaty, expands upon the first edition of his book. He describes subsequent negotiations to deal with unexpected scientific discoveries and amendments adding new chemicals and accelerating the phaseout schedules. Implementing the revised treaty has forced the protocol's signatories including North-South financial and technology transfer issues, black markets for banned CFC's, revisionism, and industry's willingness and ability to develop new technologies and innovative substitutes. In his final chapter Benedick offers a new analysis applying the lessons of the ozone experiments to ongoing climate change negotiations
The Official World Wildlife Fund guide to endangered species of North America( Book )

in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conserving the world's biological diversity by Jeffrey A McNeely( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biological diversity: what it is a and why it is important; The values of biological diversity; How and why biological resources are threatened; Approaches to conserving biological diversity; The information required to conserve biological diversity; Establishing priorities for conserving biological diversity; The role of strategies and action plans in promoting conservation of biological diversity; How to pay for coserving biological diversity; Enlisting new partners for conservation of biological diversity
Freshwater ecoregions of North America : a conservation assessment( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"North America's freshwater habitats and the extraordinary biodiversity they contain are facing unprecedented threats from a range of sources, including flow alteration, habitat fragmentation, introduced species, and overall land use changes." "World Wildlife Fund-U.S. assembled a team of leading scientists to conduct a conservation assessment of freshwater ecoregions as an initial step in identifying the areas where protective and restorative measures should be implemented first. Freshwater Ecoregions of North America presents that assessment and outlines measures that must be taken to conserve, and in many cases restore, native biodiversity."--Jacket
World Wildlife Fund guide to extinct species of modern times by World Wildlife Fund( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes 211 species that are believed to have become extinct since 1570 and discusses their probable causes of extinction
Atlas of the environment by Geoffrey Lean( )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At head of title: WWF. A complete overview of the problems that are affecting today's natural and human environments and a guide to how the problems can be resolved
Atlas of the environment by Geoffrey Lean( )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of South America by Robert S Ridgely( Book )

in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution of national wildlife law by Michael J Bean( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statewide wetlands strategies : a guide to protecting and managing the resource( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecotourism : the potentials and pitfalls by Elizabeth Boo( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getting at the source : strategies for reducing municipal solid waste by World Wildlife Fund (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South American land birds : a photographic aid to identification by John Stewart Dunning( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buyer beware! : entry refused : some souvenirs you buy overseas could end up costing a lot more than you paid for them( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology and conservation of sea turtles by World Conference on Sea Turtle Conservation( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Still the most comprehensive review of the subject, Biology and Conservation of Sea Turtles is now updated to reflect significant advances in sea turtle research. A new section summarizes developments and primary literature for fourteen areas of sea turtle biology and conservation--nesting; hatchling orientation; the early pelagic stage; telemetry and behavior; molecular genetic studies; applied and behavioral endocrinology; metabolism, physiology, and thermoregulation"--
The World Wildlife Fund book of orchids by Jack Kramer( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un fort beau livre, destiné aussi bien au débutant qu'à l'amateur averti. Les techniques de culture sont présentées avec l'apport de dessins et de photographies explicites. Les auteurs sont des spécialistes anglais réputés
Mother Nature's greatest hits : the top 40 wonders of the animal world by Bartleby Nash( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores some of the animal kingdom's most amusing and fascinating creatures
Look who's hatching!( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color photographs of eggs along with hints as to the identity of the animals who have laid the eggs say, "Look who's hatching!". Find out who by lifting the flaps
The gardener's guide to plant conservation by Nina T Marshall( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual report by World Wildlife Fund (U.S.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Freshwater ecoregions of North America : a conservation assessment
Alternative Names

controlled identityConservation Foundation

Conservation Foundation and World Wildlife Fund

Fundo Mundial para a Natureza

Svetovni fond za prirodata

World Wild Fund for Nature (U.S.)

World Wildlife Fund & The Conservation Foundation

World Wildlife Fund and Conservation Foundation

World Wildlife Fund and The Conservation Foundation

World Wildlife Fund (U.S.)

WWF

WWF-U.S.

WWF United States

WWF-US

WWF (World Wildlife Fund (U.S.))

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English (90)

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Freshwater ecoregions of North America : a conservation assessmentWorld Wildlife Fund guide to extinct species of modern timesThe birds of South AmericaThe evolution of national wildlife lawStatewide wetlands strategies : a guide to protecting and managing the resourceGetting at the source : strategies for reducing municipal solid wasteLook who's hatching!