Plant & Animal Ecology Products

  • The Rise and Fall of Countryside Management

    A Historical Account, 1st Edition

    By Ian D. Rotherham

    For at least half a century since the emergence of Country Parks and Forest Parks, countryside services have provided leisure, tourism, conservation, restoration and regeneration across Britain. Yet these services are currently being decimated as public services are sacrificed to the new era…

    Hardback – 2015-07-14
    Routledge

  • Endangerment, Biodiversity and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fernando Vidal, Nélia Dias

    The notion of Endangerment stands at the heart of a network of concepts, values and practices dealing with objects and beings considered threatened by extinction, and with the procedures aimed at preserving them. Usually animated by a sense of urgency and citizenship, identifying endangered…

    Hardback – 2015-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America

    An ecosystem service perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aline Chiabai

    The loss of biodiversity is a major environmental problem in nearly every terrestrial ecosystem on Earth. This loss is accelerating driven by climate change, as well as by other causes including agricultural exploitation, fragmentation and degradation triggered by land use changes. The crucial…

    Hardback – 2015-06-29
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Forest Library

  • Guardians of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest: Environmental Organizations and Development

    1st Edition

    By Luiz C. Barbosa

    The Amazon region is the focus of intense conflict between conservationists concerned with deforestation and advocates of agro-industrial development. This book focuses on the contributions of environmental organizations to the preservation of Brazilian Amazonia. It reveals how…

    Hardback – 2015-05-13
    Routledge

  • Ecological Sustainability for Non-timber Forest Products

    Dynamics and Case Studies of Harvesting, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlie M. Shackleton, Ashok K. Pandey, Tamara Ticktin

    There is growing knowledge about and appreciation of the importance of Non-timber Forest Products (NTFPs) to rural livelihoods in developing countries, and to a lesser extent, developed countries. However, there is also an assumption on the part of policy-makers that any harvesting of wild animal…

    Hardback – 2015-03-27
    Routledge
    People and Plants International Conservation

  • Conservation and Development in Cambodia

    Exploring frontiers of change in nature, state and society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Milne, Sango Mahanty

    Written by leading authorities from Australasia, Europe and North America, this book examines the dynamic conflicts and synergies between nature conservation and human development in contemporary Cambodia. After suffering conflict and stagnation in the late twentieth century, Cambodia has…

    Hardback – 2015-02-09
    Routledge
    Earthscan Conservation and Development

  • Unstructured Cellular Automata in Ecohydraulics Modelling

    1st Edition

    By Yuqing Lin

    The field of ecohydraulics integrates hydrodynamic and eco-dynamic processes. While hydrodynamic processes are usually well described by partial differential equations (PDE’s) based on physical conservation principles, ecosystem dynamics often involve specific interactions at the local scale.…

    Paperback – 2015-01-25
    CRC Press
    IHE Delft PhD Thesis Series

  • Biodiversity, Access and Benefit-Sharing

    Global Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Daniel F. Robinson

    The Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is rapidly receiving signatures and ratifications. Many countries are preparing to implement the protocol through national research permit systems and/or biodiversity laws. Yet there is still considerable confusion about how to…

    Hardback – 2014-11-11
    Routledge

  • Behaviour and Management of European Ungulates

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rory Putman, Marco Apollonio

    Ungulates are an extraordinarily important group of animals worldwide. In many cases, they are keystone species with a disproportionate effect on the functioning of the wider ecological systems of which they form a part. They can also serve as dominant species acting as ecological engineers and as…

    Hardback – 2014-10-13
    Whittles Publishing

  • European Wood-pastures in Transition

    A Social-ecological Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tibor Hartel, Tobias Plieninger

    Wood-pastures are important elements of European cultural identity and have an exceptional ecological value, yet they are in decline all over Europe. The structure of wood-pastures is strongly influenced by grazing and multiple other land uses and by local and regional environmental conditions.…

    Hardback – 2014-06-25
    Routledge

  • Climate Change Adaptation in Africa

    An Historical Ecology, 1st Edition

    By Gufu Oba

    In the context of growing global concerns about climate change, this book presents a regional and sub-continental synthesis of pastoralists' responses to past environmental changes and reflects on the lessons for current and future environmental challenges. Drawing from rock art, archaeology,…

    Hardback – 2014-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • The Earth Charter, Ecological Integrity and Social Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Mirian Vilela

    The Earth Charter is a declaration of fundamental ethical principles for building a just, sustainable and peaceful global society, with ecological integrity as a major theme. This book provides a series of analyses of ecological integrity as it relates to the Earth Charter, social movements and…

    Hardback – 2014-06-09
    Routledge

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