Contributor biographical information for Nature's services : societal dependence on natural ecosystems / edited by Gretchen C. Daily.

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Sandra Postel is Director of the Global Water Policy Project in Amherst, Massachusetts. She is author of the books Pillar of Sand and Last Oasis, and of the essay "Troubled Waters," selected for the 2001 edition of Best American Science and Nature Writing. In 2002, she was named one of the Scientific American 50, by Scientific American magazine, a new award recognizing contributions to science and technology.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Human ecology -- Economic aspects.
Biotic communities -- Economic aspects.
Ecosystem management.