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Management & biological conservation

Management & biological conservation

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Published by College of Forestry, Oregon State University in Corvallis, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecosystem management.,
  • Conservation of natural resources.,
  • Biological diversity conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesManagement and biological conservation.
    Statementcompiled by Bo Shelby and Sandie Arbogast.
    SeriesStarker lectures -- 1994.
    ContributionsShelby, Bo, 1948-, Arbogast, Sandie., Oregon State University. College of Forestry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15443389M

    The conservation of biological diversity-the species, ecosystems, and ecological processes that make up the web of life-is the goal of MacArthur's Conservation and Sustainable Development Program. Conservation is often thought to be a scientific endeavor, and the Foundation has supported projects to increase scientific knowledge and capacity. Written by leading conservation and protected area management specialists under the auspices of the World Commission on Protected Areas of IUCN, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, this guide brings together a decade and a half of practice and covers all aspects of connectivity planning and management The book establishes a.


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