ERIC Number: ED402151
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
WOW! Windows on the Wild: A Biodiversity Primer.
Braus, Judy, Ed.; And Others
Windows on the Wild is an environmental education program of the World Wildlife Fund. This issue of WOW! focuses on biodiversity. Topics include: an interview with one of the world's leading experts on biodiversity; the lighter side of biodiversity through comics and cartoons; a species-scape that compares the number of species on the planet; natural disasters; a tabloid look at the wild world of nature; habitat loss, population growth, and the loss of diversity; bears; wildlife photography; facts and figures on biodiversity; pink potatoes and other wild plants; how spending habits affect the earth; the Maya civilization; and student action to slow the loss of biodiversity. (JRH)
Descriptors: Animals, Biodiversity, Conservation (Environment), Elementary Secondary Education, Endangered Species, Environmental Education, Habitats, Interviews, Natural Disasters, Plants (Botany), Population Growth, Wildlife
World Wildlife Fund, Environmental Education Department, 1250 24th Street NW, Washington, DC 20037.
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Eastman Kodak Co., Rochester, NY.
Authoring Institution: World Wildlife Fund, Washington, DC.