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Preserving Nature Chapter 15 What is Wilderness? It is an ecological unit of sufficient size to be essentially self-regulating , and large enough to ensure physical and psychological separation from the human-dominated environment. Why Parks and Protected Areas?

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preserving nature

Preserving Nature

Chapter 15

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what is wilderness
What is Wilderness?

It is an ecological unit of sufficient size to be essentially self-regulating, and large enough to ensure physical and psychological separation from the human-dominated environment.

why parks and protected areas
Why Parks and Protected Areas?
  • Parks serve a variety of purposes:
    • nature sanctuary
    • teach us about our past
    • havens for the human spirit
park problems
Park Problems
  • Human pressures – internal & external.
  • Lack of adequate funding.
  • Historical wildlife management policies.
new directions
New Directions

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