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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 89–105.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Figure 3. A Hawaiian crow in captivity at the Keauhou Bird Conservation Center. Photograph by Thom van Dooren. Figure 3. A Hawaiian crow in captivity at the Keauhou Bird Conservation Center. Photograph by Thom van Dooren. More
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Figure 2. Micalong Creek Conservation Reserve. Image courtesy of Affrica Taylor. Figure 2. Micalong Creek Conservation Reserve. Image courtesy of Affrica Taylor. More
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2017) 9 (2): 456–459.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., Essentials of Conservation Biology . 2. The debate among conservation biologists around “nonnative species” and “invasive species” (not the same, but often elided) is becoming increasingly agitated in recent years. See, e.g., Davis et al., “Don’t Judge Species” and the responses. 3. Crooks and...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 63–85.
Published: 01 May 2018
... traditional approaches to conservation biology and conservation practices. Yet decommissioning the “invasive species paradigm” requires us to grapple with new ethical and political frameworks for stewarding the Earth in a time of loss. In response, this essay offers a thought experiment. Instead of referring...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2012) 1 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 May 2012
... its future. This paper explores four key drivers of conservation initiatives: place, landscape, biodiversity and livelihood, and how these shape environmental management in the Desert Channels region of south-western Queensland and in the Quantock hills in Somerset, England. The aim is to show how the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2015) 6 (1): 73–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
... invisible losses of extractive approaches to knowledge production, particularly in the context of collection-based biodiversity conservation. 1 This is a process of selection and loss, transplantation and reconnection. In the case of the digitisation of the DC as a botanical archive, the deracination of...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 349–369.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Liv Østmo; John Law Abstract This article describes a colonial encounter in north Norway between Sámi practices for fishing and knowing the natural world, and the conservation policies of state policy makers. In Sámi practices the world is populated by powerful and morally lively human and nonhuman...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 370–396.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Erin Despard; Michael Gallagher Abstract In popular conservation discourse, Rhododendron ponticum is portrayed as an alien invader let loose on the British countryside by misguided gardeners. In Scotland, eradication campaigns tend to be favored over more pragmatic approaches to management, even...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2018) 10 (1): 171–186.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Katey Castellano Abstract Leanne Allison and Jeremy Mendes’s interactive documentary Bear 71 (2012) depicts the “story of a female grizzly bear monitored by wildlife conservation officers from 2001–2009” in Banff National Park. The film’s visuals are composed of fragments from critter-cam footage...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2019) 11 (1): 72–100.
Published: 01 May 2019
... this conservative Christian community incorporated different worldviews and stresses the importance of taking sacred timelines seriously when considering the Anthropocene. In highlighting an “Amish Anthropocene” located within a fundamentalist Christian timeline, I argue that the Amish embrace of the...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2017) 9 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 May 2017
... posthumanism neoliberal conservation At least since Barbara Adam’s 1998 Timescapes of Modernity , critical environmental theorists have been preoccupied with thinking about the relationships between diverse temporal frameworks and perceptions of environmental responsibility across a range of cultural...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 8 (1): 118–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). Asian elephants herpes viral creep extinction care uncertainty captivity stress conservation multispecies studies Elephants’ long period of immaturity also makes them especially vulnerable to EEHV since most...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2016) 7 (1): 259–263.
Published: 01 May 2016
... others) were concerned that this species was endangered, and had initiated conservation measures to ensure their survival. Tony had collected the egg from a threatened breeding ground, carefully packed it in grass with a spot marking which end should remain uppermost, and carefully reburied the clutch at...
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Published: 01 May 2012
Figure 10 Duck hunting, the world making game of powerful foreigners, is illegal in Costa Rica. Some farmers of Bagatzí have become poachers, intruding onto the government nature preserve in Palo Verde managed by conservation biologists. This mannequin with a wooden ‘gun’ was installed by park More
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 291–294.
Published: 01 May 2014
...: how might we learn to better care for disappearing species, from re-working the daily practices of captive breeding 17 to rethinking the broader frameworks of value that render unproblematic and commonsensical current approaches to ‘killing for conservation.’ 18 3 Maria Puig de la...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2013) 3 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2013
... on extinction and transnational conservation, I had been “following” the Norwegian Lessers for a while, trailing the people who concerned themselves with the birds—activists, scientists, birdwatchers, conservationists, government experts, officials, sometimes most of these at once—and the various...
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Environmental Humanities (1 May 2014) 5 (1): 283–286.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., and Marie Stenseke have similarly argued that an increased emphasis on “connectivity and associations” by farmers and managers can overcome the “separationist” approaches that characterise agriculture in Australia, where conservation all too often happens on farms “ in spite of the farming ... not...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2016) 8 (2): 235–239.
Published: 01 November 2016
... . Latour Bruno . We Have Never Been Modern . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 1993 . Lorimer Jamie . “ Living Roofs and Brownfield Wildlife: Towards a Fluid Biogeography of UK Nature Conservation .” Environment and Planning A 40 , no. 9 ( 2008 ): 2042 – 60 . Lorimer...
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Environmental Humanities (1 November 2018) 10 (2): 473–500.
Published: 01 November 2018
... role of genre, affect, and place, as well as the critical questions that many social scientists are engaged with, such as the divergent responses of liberals and conservatives, and the ability of environmental narratives to stimulate real-world conversations and influence behavior. To make sense of...