The Resource Bear necessities : rescue, rehabilitation, sanctuary, and advocacy, edited by Lisa Kemmerer

Bear necessities : rescue, rehabilitation, sanctuary, and advocacy, edited by Lisa Kemmerer

Label
Bear necessities : rescue, rehabilitation, sanctuary, and advocacy
Title
Bear necessities
Title remainder
rescue, rehabilitation, sanctuary, and advocacy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lisa Kemmerer
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What is it like to rehabilitate sun bears in the rainforests of Malaysia? Why were sloth bears trained to dance? What does Chinese medicine have to do with black bears in North America? Skilled grassroots activists, dedicated sanctuary attendants, determined scholars those working to protect the world's eight bear species from Viet Nam to Vermont come together in this book to explore pressures that threaten the world's remaining bears, and to offer a tapestry of possibilities for protecting and preserving these endangered yet much-loved beings. This diverse collection of approachable, engaging essays is an important new addition to literature for those interested in learning more wilderness and wildlife around the world, especially bears
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
599.78
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C27
LC item number
B3945 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kemmerer, Lisa
  • Ebooks Corporation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bears
  • Wildlife rescue
  • Animal welfare
  • Endangered species
Label
Bear necessities : rescue, rehabilitation, sanctuary, and advocacy, edited by Lisa Kemmerer
Link
http://www.umanitoba.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_2198232_0
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bear basics / Lisa Kemmerer -- Bear-aware for twenty years / Victor Watkins -- Making a differnce for bears in Asia / Amy Corrigan -- Polar bears : watching extinction in real time / Kassie Siegel and Brendan Cummings -- Franzi : beloved ambassador for bears on bile farms / Jill Robinson -- Little bears, big trees, tiny insects : protecting sun bears and their rainforest / Siew Te Wong and Lisa Kemmerer -- Libearty sanctuary zarnesti : sharing love and sheltering life in Eastern Europe / Cristina Lapis -- 9,54o,ooo square miles, 8oo,ooo American black bears, 3 rescues go / Charlotte Lorraine Cressey -- Fighting for giant pandas : captive breeding and conservation / Sarah M. Bexell -- Bear Baiting in Apkistan / Fakhar-i-Abbas : dirty dancing : caring for sloth bears in India / Lisa Kemmerer -- Sliding down mountainsides on my butt ins earch of the elusive Andean Bear / Dalma Zsalako -- Finding Enrico : protecting Andean bears and their habitat / Lisa Kemmerer, Keny Fugett, and Simana Kobel -- Brown Bears, salmon, people : traveling upstream to a sustainable future / Chris Darimont [and five others] -- Cleaning up a community for black bears / Mick Webb -- U.S. wildlife agencies : outdated, misguided, and destructive / Lisa Kemmerer -- The assignment : braking laws to build laws on behalf of Lake Tahoe's little blak bears / Ann Bryant -- A grizzly battle : government agencies, endangered species, and the U.S. legal system / Tara Zuardo -- Panda preservation 2.0 : shifting gears to save a species / Anna Beech and Marc Brody -- Canary in the arctic / Lisa Kemmerer -- Bears, birds, and human hubris : imagining bears in the Andes / Thomas Regele -- The damage and hope of total institutions : visiting a bear sanctuary in Cambodia / Lisa Kemmerer and Daniel KIrjne -- Bear naked : compassion and wilderness / Dana Medora
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004293090
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)40025317895
Label
Bear necessities : rescue, rehabilitation, sanctuary, and advocacy, edited by Lisa Kemmerer
Link
http://www.umanitoba.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_2198232_0
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bear basics / Lisa Kemmerer -- Bear-aware for twenty years / Victor Watkins -- Making a differnce for bears in Asia / Amy Corrigan -- Polar bears : watching extinction in real time / Kassie Siegel and Brendan Cummings -- Franzi : beloved ambassador for bears on bile farms / Jill Robinson -- Little bears, big trees, tiny insects : protecting sun bears and their rainforest / Siew Te Wong and Lisa Kemmerer -- Libearty sanctuary zarnesti : sharing love and sheltering life in Eastern Europe / Cristina Lapis -- 9,54o,ooo square miles, 8oo,ooo American black bears, 3 rescues go / Charlotte Lorraine Cressey -- Fighting for giant pandas : captive breeding and conservation / Sarah M. Bexell -- Bear Baiting in Apkistan / Fakhar-i-Abbas : dirty dancing : caring for sloth bears in India / Lisa Kemmerer -- Sliding down mountainsides on my butt ins earch of the elusive Andean Bear / Dalma Zsalako -- Finding Enrico : protecting Andean bears and their habitat / Lisa Kemmerer, Keny Fugett, and Simana Kobel -- Brown Bears, salmon, people : traveling upstream to a sustainable future / Chris Darimont [and five others] -- Cleaning up a community for black bears / Mick Webb -- U.S. wildlife agencies : outdated, misguided, and destructive / Lisa Kemmerer -- The assignment : braking laws to build laws on behalf of Lake Tahoe's little blak bears / Ann Bryant -- A grizzly battle : government agencies, endangered species, and the U.S. legal system / Tara Zuardo -- Panda preservation 2.0 : shifting gears to save a species / Anna Beech and Marc Brody -- Canary in the arctic / Lisa Kemmerer -- Bears, birds, and human hubris : imagining bears in the Andes / Thomas Regele -- The damage and hope of total institutions : visiting a bear sanctuary in Cambodia / Lisa Kemmerer and Daniel KIrjne -- Bear naked : compassion and wilderness / Dana Medora
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004293090
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)40025317895

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