Tending The Wild

Author: Kat Anderson
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520248519
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Demonstrates how Native American knowledge and uses of California's natural resources can contribute to contemporary conservation efforts, exploring the land management practices that Native Americans recall from their grandparents, such as ...

Wild Men

Author: Douglas Cazaux Sackman
Publisher: New Narratives in American His
ISBN: 0195178521
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... “Yana,” in Robert Heizer, ed., Handbook of the North American Indians (
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1978), 8:361–69; Theodora
Kroeber, Ishi in Two Worlds: A Biography of the Last Wild Indian in North America
(Berkeley: University of California Press, 1961), 11–39; Orin Starn, Ishi's Brain: In
Search of the Last “Wild” Indian (New York: Norton, 2004), 64–79, 244; M. Kat
Anderson, Tending the Wild: Native American Knowledge and the Management
of California's ...

Urban Homesteading

Author: Rachel Kaplan
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 161608054X
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Indigenous. Wisdom/Tending. Wild. Lands. Anderson, M. Kat. Tending the Wild:
Native American Knowledge and the Management of California's Natural
Resources. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005. Imhoff, Daniel,
Farming with the Wild: Enhancing Biodiversity on Farms and Ranches.
Healdsburg, CA: Watershed Media Book, 2003. Margolin, Malcolm. The Earth
Manual: How to Work on Wild Land without Taming It. Berkeley: Heyday Books,
1975. Wilson, Gilbert (as told ...

Ignoring Nature No More

Author: Marc Bekoff
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226925331
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There is also an optimal size, and certainly a smaller size, from the per— spective
of the humane treatment of wild animals. Humane treatment was not a pressing
concern in primitive economies emerging from the wilderness. As the economy
grows, however, natural capital is liquidated, wildlife habitats are lost, and wild
animal welfare declines. Society begins devoting fiscal resources to conserving
wildlife habitats and tending to wild animal welfare, and humane societies thrive.

Wildlife Search And Rescue

Author: Rebecca Dmytryk
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119959624
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It is therefore imperative that first responders receive specific training on proper
methods of tending to wild animals in peril. First and foremost, they must learn the
natural history of the species they're going to encounter. This will help them
locate individuals in distress and help them determine if an animal is behaving
normally or needs to be rescued. Familiarity with the species will also help
responders plan safe and successful capture strategies. Responders must also
be trained and ...


Author: Christian Kaufmann
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 9780824828196
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They succeeded in finding a balance between the utilisation of the forests, lakes
and rivers, in particular by hunting, gathering and the tending of wild plants, and
the clearing of small plots to plant tuberous plants such as taro and short yam (
Dioscorea es- culenta), banana trees, edible cane-like plants and vegetables.
They hunted primarily pigs, cassowaries (flightless birds resembling an ostrich or
emu), tree kangaroos, various other small mammals and also fishes, eels,
pythons and ...


Author: David Peterson del Mar
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317868226
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Britons began tending to wild birds late in the nineteenth century, first leaving out
crumbs during cold spells then building feeders, baths, and houses for their little
friends. Beatrix Potter's drawings faithfully rendered rabbits, squirrels, and other
creatures even as her prose described them acting very much like humans. Her
children's books blended 'scientific knowledge and fablelike stories;' her
characters 'live in a never-never land somewhere between people and real-life

Tending Animals In The Global Village

Author: David M. Sherman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470292105
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The motivations and 'Usof'Animals as I Foraging for wild plants Foraging for
stationary invertebrates Trial and error identification of edible plants Simple
scavenging from carcasses killed by other predators Harvesting wild grasses
Scavenging with carcass manipulation using stone tools Tending wild plants
Opportunistic hunting of vulnerable individuals I Domestication of genetically
distinct plants Swidden or slash and burn planting of roots and tubers that
propagate vegetatively ...

A Dictionary Of The English Language

Author: Samuel Johnson
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What we by day lop overgrown, - One night or two, with wanton growth derides, -
Tending to wild. Milton, P. L. women richly gay in gems and wanton dress. Milton,
P.L. 7. Not regular; turned fortuitously. The quaint mazes in the wanton green, For
lack of tread are undistinguishable. WA'NToN. m. s. 1. A lascivious person; a
strumpet; a whoremonger. To lip a wanton in a secure couch, And to suppose her
chaste. Shakspeare, Othello. An old wanton will be doating upon women, when
he ...

Paradise Lost

Author: John Milton
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... or prune, or prop, or bind, One night or two with wanton growth derides,
Tending to wild. Thou therefore now advise, Or bear what to my mind first
thoughts present: Let us divide our labours; thou, where choice Leads thee, or
where most needs, whether to wind The woodbine round this arbour, or direct
The clasping ivy 186—215. PARADISE LOST. book IX.