The Last Wilderness: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge by Kennan Ward,Karen Ward

By Kennan Ward,Karen Ward

Author-photographer Kennan Ward unveils actual adventures within the desolate tract of the Arctic nationwide natural world shelter in northern Alaska. The final barren region files the distant barren region, wild vegetation, scenic rivers and infrequently visible natural world. the journey starts off in 1987 with updates via summer time 2001. The booklet matters the mostt contraversial and debated lands in North the USA. "Perhaps extra very important than flora and fauna numbers is the truth that the shelter is among the final areas in the world the place human influence is almost non-existent. it's a position the place nature's interactions are nonetheless intact, the place wasteland endures. Kennan Ward's pictures supply effective testimony that the Ardtic safe haven is a trule unprecedented place." Yvon Chouinard, proprietor & Founder Patagonia, Inc.

About the Author
An adventure-naturalist, Kennan Ward photos and writes approximately wasteland and natural world. He has devoted his lifestyles to taking pictures infrequent kinds of nature on movie. no matter if it's an endangered rhinoceros, a once-in-a-lifetime look from a grizzly cub, a threatened elephant, or a split-second lightning strike, Kennan maintains to discover distant areas of the realm to convey again messages of unusual attractiveness. With him within the box is his spouse, Karen. because 1986, Karen has considerably contributed to the imagery as a photographer in her personal correct, in addition to helping the examine and enterprise administration in their profitable publishing corporation Wildlight Press, Inc.

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