Conservationists, farmers, ranchers, hunters and others long at odds over how to use or not use the land are now discovering that they can agree on a vision for the future, a vision based on the best thinking in conservation science. In The Future of the Wild, writer, scientist and activist Jonathan Adams explains the new notion of wildlife corridors wherein large tracts of lands are rescued so even the largest animals may once again roam freely
Jonathan S. Adams is a conservation biologist, writer, and program director with the Nature Conservancy. He is the coauthor of The Myth of Wild Africa: Conservation Without Illusion and the coeditor of Precious Heritage: The Status of Biodiversity in the United States. He lives with his wife and two children in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C.