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Wilderness Management, 4th Ed


John C. Hendee, Chad P. Dawson The only textbook worldwide for wilderness management professionals, used in all university-level wilderness management courses. B/W photographs, figures, and maps 8.5 x 11, 656 pages paperback. Available for purchase on the WILD Publications & Gear Store on Shopify.

The ‘bible” of wilderness management, the completely revised fourth edition (2009) presents the most comprehensive and up-to-date information available anywhere on wilderness management, and the history, philosophy and policy from which the wilder-ness movement has grown. The expertise of the main authors – Dr John Hendee and Dr Chad Dawson – has been combined with ten other authorities in wilderness-related fields, and nearly 100 wilderness managers, scientists, educators and citizen conservationists to create an indispensable tool. Working with experts throughout the United States and abroad, WILD has published both the second and third editions of this book over the last ten years. If you are a manager, teacher, student, scientist, conservationist, policy maker, planner, resource consult-ant, user, advocate or business person interested in managing wilderness areas and values, this is THE book for you. Deluxe, durable, soft-cover for field use, edited for accessibility of information, and well-illustrated.

Read a recent review of Wilderness Management in in the journal Wilderness and Environmental Medicine >