Keeping the "wild" in wilderness

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Published by Forest Service, Northern Region, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Missoula, Mont.?] .

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In Keeping the Wild, a group of prominent scientists, writers, and conservation activists responds to the Anthropocene-boosters who claim that wild nature is no more (or in any case not much worth caring about), that human-caused extinction is acceptable, and that “novel ecosystems” are an adequate replacement for natural landscapes.

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