Ecological restoration might be the most important thing you have never heard of! The rate of habitat destruction caused by human land use and climate change is accelerating. To reverse this loss of biodiversity and habitat degradation, ecological restoration, or ‘the process of assisting in the recovery of a damaged habitat’ is becoming a priority worldwide.
Kids need to know what ecological restoration is because they can take an active part in it! With simple descriptions, colorful pictures and a hopeful tone, his book will introduce children (aged 6-11) to ecological restoration, including summaries of some of the largest projects going on worldwide and examples of how anyone young and old can get involved in restoration – in their backyard, school or local park.