Say, Thomas (1787-1834), a United States naturalist. He wrote the first major American works on insects (American Entomology, 3 volumes, 1824-28) and shells (American Conchology, 2 volumes, 1830-34).
WHAT'S INSIDE: CONSERVATION
- Conservation Issues
As with most lessons, children learn by watching their parents, so it's up to you to teach them how to live a sustainable life.
Men have been hunting and killing whales for centuries. Early whalers hunted for survival, but their motivation may have changed once there was money to be made. Whaling for profit has been banned since 1986, but whaling for scientific research is still allowed in certain areas, causing much debate.