Protecting Wilderness and National Parks

Rescuing the Wilderness - book review by Dr Vance Martin

VANCE G. MARTIN, president of the WILD Foundation, cochair of the Wilderness Specialist Group (IUCN) and editorial board of International Journal of Wilderness has favourably reviewed Dr Geoff Mosley's new book - Rescuing the Wilderness...

He writes:

"Australia has played a seminal role in developing the concept of wilderness as a distinct protected area, worthy of special recognition, designation, and management. The development and deployment of a wilderness concept across this vast and unique island continent has been the subject of many papers, popular articles, and innumerable conversations around the campfire while the billy was boiling. It has never been fully documented, however, until now." ...

to read the full review and it is also in the April 2019 issue of the International Journal of Wilderness (Volume 25, No. 1) Access for Individual subscribers - view this issue: https://ijw.org/april-2019/ and when prompted, enter this case-sensitive password: IJWilderness-2019!

You can purchase Rescuing the Wilderness for $30 plus postage...