Skip navigation

Mary Ann King

Mary Ann King is an MS student in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management at the University of California, Berkeley.

Titles by This Author

The Limits of Land Acquisition as a Conservation Strategy, 1780-2004

Buying land to conserve it is not a recent phenomenon. Buying Nature chronicles the evolution of land acquisition as a conservation strategy in the United States since the late 1700s. It goes beyond the usual focus on conservation successes to provide a critical assessment of both public and private land acquisition efforts.