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Título Key topics in conservation biology 2Libros / Impreso - Libros
Autor(es) Macdonald, David W. (Editor)
Willis, Katherine J. (Editor)
Publicación Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2013
Descripción Física xvi, 510 páginas : ilustraciones ; 25 cm.
Idioma Inglés;
ISBN 9780470658758
Clasificación(es) 333.9516
BIOLOGIA
Materia(s) Conservación biológica; Conservación (Biología); Conservación ambiental; Hábitat (Ecología);
Nota(s) Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice.
CONTENIDO: The Framework -- Conservation priorities: Identifying need, taking action and evaluating success / Andrew Pullin, Bill Sutherland, Toby Gardner, Val Kapos and John Fa -- Levels of Approach: on the appropriate scales for conservation interventions and planning/ Jonathan Baillie, David Raffaelli and Claudio Sillero-Zubiri -- Five Paradigms of Collective Action Underlying the Human Dimension of Conservation/ Laurent Mermet, Katherine Homewood, Andrew Dobson and Raphael Bille -- Economic instruments for nature conservation/ Christopher Barrett, Erwin Bulte, Paul Ferraro and Sven Wunder -- Tackling unsustainable wildlife trade/ Adam Dutton, Brian Gratwicke, Cameron Hepburn, Emilio Herrera and David Macdonald -- Leadership and Listening: Inspiration for Conservation Mission and Advocacy/ Andrew Gosler, Shonil Bhagwat, Stuart Harrop, Mark Bonta and Sonia Tidemann -- The importance of the human dimension in addressing conflict with large carnivores/ Amy Dickman, Silvio Marchini andMichael Manfredo -- Citizen Science and nature conservation/ Jonathan Silvertown, Christina Buesching, Susan Jacobson and Tony Rebelo -- Nature as a source of health and well-being: is this an ecosystem service that could pay for conserving biodiversity?/ Joelene Hughes, Jules Pretty and David Macdonald -- Habitat Case Studies -- Ocean conservation: current challenges and future opportunities/ Alex Rogers,Dan Laffoley, Nick Polunin and Derek Tittensor -- Lost in muddy waters: freshwater biodiversity/ Nic Pacini, David Harper, Peter Henderson, and Tom Le Quesne -- Habitat case studies: Islands/ Kim King, Mark Lomolino, Gary Roemer and Brendan Godley -- Conservation of tropical forests: maintaining ecological integrity and resilience/ Owen Lewis, Robert Ewers, Margaret Loman and Yadvinder Malhi -- Taxonomic Case Studies -- A Global Perspective on Conserving Butterflies and Moths and their Habitats/ Thomas Merckx, Blanca Huertas, Yves Basset and Jeremy Thomas.
Bird Conservation in Tropical Ecosystems: Challenges and Opportunities/ Joseph Tobias, Cadan Pekerciodlu and Hernan Vargas -- Conserving Large Mammals: are they a special case? / David Macdonald, Luigi Boitani, Eric Dinerstein, Herve Fritz and Richard Wrangham -- Plant conservation: the seeds of success/ Tim Walker, Stephen Harris and Kingsley Dixon -- Safeguarding the Future -- The 'why', 'what' and 'how' of monitoring for conservation/ Julia Jones, Greg Asner, Stu Butchart and Ullas Karanth -- Effective conservation depends upon understanding human behavior/ Freya St. John, Aidan Keane and E.J. Milner-Gulland -- Designing effective solutions to conservation planning problems /Andrew T. Knight, Ana. S.L. Rodrigues, Niels Strange, Tom Tew and Kerrie A. Wilson -- Biological Corridors and Connectivity/ Samuel Cushman, Brad McRae, Frank Adriaensen, Paul Beier, Mark Shirley and Kathy Zeller -- Righting past wrongs and ensuring the future: challenges and opportunities for effective reintroductions amidst a biodiversity crisis/ Axel Moehrenschlager, Debra Shier, Tom Moorhouse, Mark Stanley Price ¿ Rewilding / Chris Sandom, Josh Donlan, Jens-Christian Svenning and Dennis Hansen --Disease Control / Peter D. Walsh -- Key Topics -- Elephants in the room: tough choices for a maturing discipline/ David W. Macdonald and Kathy Willis.
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