Continental Conservation

Continental Conservation

Author: Michael E. Soulé

Publisher: Island Press

ISBN: 1610913884

Category: Biodiversity conservation

Page: 227

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Continental Conservation provides conservationists and biologists with the latest scientific principles for protecting living nature at spatial scales that encompass entire regions and continents. Continental Conservation is an important guide book that can serve a vital role in helping fashion a radically honest scientifically rigorous land-use agenda. It will be required reading for scientists and professionals at all levels involved with ecosystem and land management.
Continental Conservation
Language: en
Pages: 227
Authors: Michael E. Soulé, John Terborgh
Categories: Biodiversity conservation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Island Press

Continental Conservation provides conservationists and biologists with the latest scientific principles for protecting living nature at spatial scales that encompass entire regions and continents. Continental Conservation is an important guide book that can serve a vital role in helping fashion a radically honest scientifically rigorous land-use agenda. It will be
Making Parks Work
Language: en
Pages: 511
Authors: John Terborgh, Carel van Schaik, Lisa Davenport, Madhu Rao
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-03 - Publisher: Island Press

This text stems from an August 1999 gathering held at White Oak Plantation in northern Florida, attended by 30 conservationists from field sites, universities, and conservation organizations throughout the world, with a focus on success stories in tropical nature conservation. Coverage includes an overview of protected areas worldwide; case studies
Continental Conservation
Language: en
Pages: 227
Authors: Michael E. Soulé, John Terborgh, Wildlands Project
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-01-01 - Publisher:

Continental Conservation provides conservationists and biologists with the latest scientific principles for protecting living nature at spatial scales that encompass entire regions and continents. Continental Conservation is an important guide book that can serve a vital role in helping fashion a radically honest scientifically rigorous land-use agenda. It will be
Connectivity Conservation
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Kevin R. Crooks, M. Sanjayan
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-02 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

One of the biggest threats to the survival of many plant and animal species is the destruction or fragmentation of their natural habitats. The conservation of landscape connections, where animals, plants, and ecological processes can move freely from one habitat to another, is therefore an essential part of any new
Rewilding the World
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Caroline Fraser
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-29 - Publisher: Metropolitan Books

A gripping account of the environmental crusade to save the world's most endangered species and landscapes—the last best hope for preserving our natural home Scientists worldwide are warning of the looming extinction of thousands of species, from tigers and polar bears to rare flowers, birds, and insects. If the destruction