Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Gessner, David

Summary: Archetypal wild man Edward Abbey and proper, dedicated Wallace Stegner left their footprints all over the western landscape. Gessner follows the ghosts of these two remarkable writer-environmentalists--from Stegner's birthplace in Saskatchewan to the site of Abbey's pilgrimages to Arches--braiding their stories and asking how they speak to the lives of all those who care about the West. What is...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 978 GES

Summary: A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA FIR

Gagne, Tammy.

Summary: Offers suggestions for ways to take care of the Earth on a daily basis, including recycling, planting trees, and caring for plants and animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amicus 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.7 GAG

Drake, Jane

Summary: "A comprehensive look at the environmental movement of rewilding whereby habitats are restored to their natural states and native plants and animals are reintroduced to these habitats around the world."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 639.9 DRA

Winter, Jeanette

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Presents the work of Greta Thunberg, a Swedish teenager and environmental activist who started the student movement to combat climate change and led a worldwide children's march to challenge world leaders to act on the issue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2019

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Summary: "[This program] looks back to the dawn and development of the modern environmental movement -- from its post-war rustlings in the 1950s and the 1962 publication of Rachel Carson's incendiary bestseller 'Silent Spring' to the first wildly successful 1970 Earth Day celebration and the subsequent firestorm of political action."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Distribution 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF EAR

Gessner, David

Summary: "Archetypal wild man Edward Abbey and proper, dedicated Wallace Stegner left their footprints all over the western landscape. Now, ... nature writer David Gessner follows the ghosts of these two remarkable writer-environmentalists from Stegner's birthplace in Saskatchewan to the site of Abbey's pilgrimages to Arches National Park in Utah, braiding their stories and asking how they speak to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978 GES

Hoffman, Nancy

Summary: "Whether you're looking to lead a healthier life, protect the environment, or save money, The Self-Sufficient Home will show you how to transition from your current lifestyle to a self-sufficient one with hundreds of tips that you can start doing right now. You'll not only improve your day-to-day life with these basic living skills, but will also prepare yourself for any disaster that might...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 640 HOF

Summary: This documentary is a portrait of the Flathead Valley community trying to deal with deep-seated conflicts in the face of rapid change and growth.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Video 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FIR

Summary: Energy supplies are tightening. Persistent pollutants are accumulating. Food security is declining. There is no going back to the days of reckless consumption, but there is a possibility--already being realized in communities across North America and around the world--of localizing, of living well as we learn to live well within immutable constraints. This book maps the transition to a more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIT Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333 LOC

Summary: Featuring classic characters as Interplanet Jane and Mr. Morton, this collection of 10 new cartoons focuses on ways to save the environment, like water conservation and biodiversity.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV SCH

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV SCH

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD SCH

Summary: "Sunvault: Stories of Solarpunk and Eco-Speculation is the first anthology to broadly collect solarpunk short fiction, artwork, and poetry. A new genre for the 21st Century, solarpunk is a revolution against despair. Focusing on solutions to environmental disasters, solarpunk envisions a future of green, sustainable energy used by societies that value inclusiveness, cooperation, and personal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Upper Rubber Boot Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SUN

Allitt, Patrick

Summary: "Few issues today excite more passion or alarm than the specter of climate change. In A Climate of Crisis, historian Patrick Allitt shows that our present climate of crisis is far from exceptional. Indeed, the environmental debates of the last half century are defined by exaggeration and fearmongering from all sides, often at the expense of the facts."-- From dust jacket flap.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Summary: "Kids will strengthen their knowledge about nature and the environment and develop their critical thinking skills as they complete puzzles, solve riddles, find hidden objects and more! Learn how to take care of the environment; Discover the solar system; Develop visual awareness; Improve problem-solving."--

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Youth Desk, Call number: J LAUNCHPAD CUR

Knight, Mary, (E. Mary)

Summary: Curley Hines has lost his father, mother, and brother to coal mining, and now he lives with his grandfather in the Appalachian mountains of Wonder Gap, Kentucky--but when the mining company prepares to destroy their mountain he must use the words his grandfather has taught him to save Red Hawk Mountain, even if it means losing the life he loves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KNI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION KNI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KNI

Zaroff, Marci

Summary: "ECOrenaissance provides inspiring tips and tricks for how to live and shop in harmony with nature without sacrificing style or luxury, and how best to benefit from the current renaissance--a global rebirth of sustainable economics, progressive ethics, and green culture--through the wisdom of eco-entrepreneurs, green fashion designers, organic food purveyors, and innovative leaders of this new...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria/Enliven Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 640 ZAR

Keppeler, Jill

Summary: "There are things we can all do each day to aid the environmental movement. This comprehensive guide for future environmentalists is an engaging exploration of the race to save habitats, animals, and resources that are currently in peril. Readers will learn about the people who have dedicated their lives to stopping destruction around the globe and about the careers available for those with a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.7 Kep

Teckentrup, Britta

Summary: An ode to the weather invites readers to find a new sense of awe, wonder, and understanding of the weather, and shows the links between weather, climate change, and human activity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Owlkids Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.6 TEC

Summary: In 1971, a group of friends sailed into a nuclear test zone in a protest that would capture the public's imagination. That handful of individuals would go on to become the international environmental organization Greenpeace. Comprised of rare archival footage and interviews with former Greenpeace members, How to change the world recounts Greenpeace's early days under the pioneering helm of its...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HOW

Musil, Robert K.

Summary: In Rachel Carson and her sisters, Robert K. Musil redefines the achievements and legacy of environmental pioneer and scientist Rachel Carson, linking her work to a wide network of American women activists and writers and introducing her to a new, contemporary audience. Rachel Carson was the first American to combine two longstanding, but separate strands of American environmentalism -- the love...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rutgers Univ Pr 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 508.092 MUS

Riley, Glenda

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.72 RIL

Souder, William

Summary: Rachel Carson, founder of the modern environmental movement, began work on her seminal book Silent Spring in the late 1950s, when a dizzying array of synthetic pesticides had come into use. Leading this chemical onslaught was the insecticide DDT. Effective against crop pests as well as insects that transmitted human diseases such as typhus and malaria, DDT had at first appeared safe. But as its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishing Group 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CARSON, RACHEL SOU

McKibben, Bill.

Summary: "Bill McKibben is not a person you'd expect to find handcuffed in the city jail in Washington, D.C. But that's where he spent three days in the summer of 2011, after leading the largest civil disobedience in thirty years to protest the Keystone XL pipeline. A few months later the protesters would see their efforts rewarded when President Obama agreed to put the project on hold. And yet McKibben...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.7 MCK

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sierra Club Books 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.9 ECO