William Lowry

Emeritus Professor of Political Science
PHD, Stanford University
MBA, University of Illinois-Chicago
BS, Indiana University
research interests:
  • American Politics
  • Public Policy
  • Natural Resources
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    contact info:

    office hours:

    • 1:00 - 2:00 PM
    • Tuesdays & Thursday

    mailing address:

    • Washington University
    • CB 1063
    • One Brookings Drive
    • St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
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    Professor Lowry studies American politics, environmental and energy policy, and natural resource issues.

     

    Repairing Paradise: The Restoration of Nature in America's National Parks

    Repairing Paradise: The Restoration of Nature in America's National Parks

    By the turn of the millennium, it had become painfully apparent that the United States had made some serious misjudgments in its interactions with the natural world. The country's treasured national parks, while remaining immensely popular tourist destinations, were not immune to the damage. Preservation alone would no longer be enough; by this time, repair and restoration were necessary.