Biodiversity & Conservation Products

  • Microbiomes of Extreme Environments

    Biodiversity and Biotechnological Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ajar Nath Yadav, Ali A Rastegari, Neelam Yadav

    Extreme microbiomes are those microorganisms thriving under extreme conditions where no other living being will have any chance to survive. These extremophilic microbes are capable of thriving in the harshest places on earth including the deep sea, hot springs, glaciers, deserts, and hypersaline…

    Hardback – 2020-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • Natural Resources, Tourism and Community Livelihoods in Southern Africa

    Challenges of Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moren T. Stone, Monkgogi Lenao, Naomi Moswete

    This book examines the connections between natural resources, tourism and community livelihood practices in Southern Africa, highlighting the successes and constraints experienced over the last fifty years. Questioning how natural resources, tourism and community livelihoods relations can…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conservation and the Environment

  • Benefit-sharing in Environmental Governance (Open Access)

    Local Experiences of a Global Concept, 1st Edition

    By Louisa Parks

    Taking a bottom up perspective, this book explores local framings of a wide range of issues related to benefit-sharing, a growing concept in global environmental governance. Benefit-sharing in Environmental Governance draws on original case studies from South Africa, Namibia, Greece, Argentina and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Routledge Library Editions: Conservation

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This exciting and diverse collection on conservation originally published between 1974 and 2002, draws together research by leading academics in the area of conservation and provides a focused and interdisciplinary approach to the subject area. Comprised of 8 volumes, the collection offers a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Man and Wildlife

    1st Edition

    By L. Harrison Matthews

    Originally published in 1975, Man and Wildlife traces the evolution of man from pre-hominid ancestors, and his influence in modifying the environment and its flora and fauna as technical knowledge grew. The development of civilization allowed man to dominate the environment; its advance led to the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • The Conservation of Ecosystems and Species

    1st Edition

    By Gareth E. Jones

    Originally published in 1987, Conservation of Ecosystems and Species examines conservation as a major world issue for governments, industrialists and the general public. The need for conservation has become more urgent as human activity continues to encroach upon the remaining natural ecosystems of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Conservation at Home

    A Practical Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Michael Allaby

    Originally published in 1988, Conservation at Home looks at practical methods of conservation that can be carried out within the home. Still as relevant today, as it was at the time of publication, this book gives practical and authoritative advice on a wide range of activities and products that…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Floods and Drainage

    British Policies for Hazard Reduction, Agricultural Improvement and Wetland Conservation, 1st Edition

    By E.C. Penning-Rowsell, D. J. Parker, D.M. Harding

    Originally published in 1986, Floods and Drainage advanced hazard – response theory as developed mainly by the White/Burton/Kates school of researchers in North America. Based on fifteen years of research, the book rejects conventional theory’s emphasis on personal response to hazardous…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • The Roots of Modern Environmentalism

    1st Edition

    By David Pepper

    Originally published in 1984, The Roots of Modern Environmentalism provides a historical, philosophical and ideological background to environmentalism. Topics covered include, the roots of technological environmentalism, the medieval cosmology and Bacon’s philosophy, the non-scientific roots of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • International Trade in Wildlife

    1st Edition

    By Tim Inskipp, Sue Wells

    Originally published in 1979 International Trade in Wildlife is a product of the 1973 Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora conference, containing the full text of the CITIES convention. The volume outlines the animals and plants controlled by CITIES, and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Pythium

    Diagnosis, Diseases and Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mahendra Rai, Kamel Ahmed Abd-Elsalam, Avinash P. Ingle

    Pythium is one of the most important phytopathogens causing significant damage to agriculture, forest, and nurseries, etc. It is an unseen enemy of the root zone of various plants and hence considered as "hidden terror" for a number of plants. An accurate diagnosis and identification of Pythium…

    Hardback – 2019-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Governance of Wildlife and Community-Based Natural Resource Management

    From Economic Principles to Practical Governance, 1st Edition

    By Brian Child

    This book develops the Sustainable Governance Approach and the principles of Community-Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM). It provides practical examples of successes and failures in implementation, and lessons about the economics and governance of wild resources with global application.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

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