The Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw
One Woman's Fight to Save the World's Most Beautiful BirdBook - 2008
In telling the story of one woman's crusade to save a rainforest, author Barcott addresses the realities of economic survival in Third World countries, explores the tension between environmental conservation and human development, and puts a human face on the battle over globalization.--From publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Random House, , ©2008
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 333.9587 Ba
Characteristics: xv, 313 pages : map ; 25 cm
From Library Staff
Even when it results in death threats, Sharon Matola, director of the Belize Zoo, takes on formidable opponents in her quest to keep the Scarlet Macaw from extinction in Central America.