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              Books in the Issues, Cases, and Methods in Biodiversity Conservation series

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              Conserving Wildlife: International Education and Communication Approaches
               

              Conserving Wildlife: International Education and Communication Approaches (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Jacobson, Susan K.

              • RRP: $94.99
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              This volume documents 25 programmes that have contributed, through education and widening channels of communication, to the conservation of wildlife and natural resources. Case studies range from a national park programme in Borneo to water quality improvement in the Michigan Riv...er.
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              ISBN 9780231079679
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1995
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Issues, Cases, and Methods in Biodiversity Conservation
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              Tropical Deforestation: Small Farmers and Land Clearing in the Ecudorian Amazon
                

              Tropical Deforestation: Small Farmers and Land Clearing in the Ecudorian Amazon (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rudel, Thomas; Edited by Sponsel, Leslie; By Horowitz, Bruce; Edited by Headland, Thomas; Bailey, Robert

              • RRP: $87.99
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              Focusses on the humans who regularly inhabit severely damaged forest areas, offering a variety of opinions rather than purely the negative effects of the locals who slash and burn the forests. This book touches on themes of biological and forest ecology, and forest history as wel...l as other areas.
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              ISBN 9780231103190
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1996
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Issues, Cases, and Methods in Biodiversity Conservation
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              Bison: Mating and Conservation in Small Populations

              Bison: Mating and Conservation in Small Populations (Hardback)

              By Cunningham, Carol; Berger, Joel

              • RRP: $152.99
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              This examination of a depopulated species, the North American bison, provides insights into the past and present behaviour and ecology of what was once the continent's largest terrestrial mammal. It discusses the consequences of mating failures, morphological anomalies and birth ...synchrony.
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              ISBN 9780231084567
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1994
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Issues, Cases, and Methods in Biodiversity Conservation
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              Exploring Agrodiversity

              Exploring Agrodiversity (Hardback)

              By Brookfield, Harold

              • RRP: $285.99
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              Small farmers are often viewed as engaging in wasteful practices that wreak ecological havoc. This text aims to set the record straight, using case studies from Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Pacific, the book offers an analysis of agricultural diversity and explores its hi...story.
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              ISBN 9780231102322
              Released NZ 15 May 2001
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Remote Sensing Imagery for Natural Resource Monitoring: A Guide for First-Time Users

              Remote Sensing Imagery for Natural Resource Monitoring: A Guide for First-Time Users (Hardback)

              By Wilkie, David; Finn, John

              • RRP: $257.99
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              Includes almost one hundred maps, satellite and aerial photographs, and computer graphics to illustrate the products of remote sensing. An indispensable guidebook for ecologists, conservation biologists, and resource managers.

              ISBN 9780231079280
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1996
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Exploring Agrodiversity

              Exploring Agrodiversity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Brookfield, Harold

              • RRP: $114.99
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              Small farmers are often viewed as engaging in wasteful practices that wreak ecological havoc. This text aims to set the record straight, using case studies from Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Pacific, the book offers an analysis of agricultural diversity and explores its hi...story.
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              ISBN 9780231102339
              Released NZ 15 May 2001
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Tropical Deforestation: Small Farmers and Land Clearing in Ecuadorian Amazon

              Tropical Deforestation: Small Farmers and Land Clearing in Ecuadorian Amazon (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rudel, Thomas A.; Horowitz, Bruce; Edited by Headland, Thomas; Bailey, Robert

              • RRP: $96.00
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              Using a case study of tropical deforestation in the upper reaches of the Amazon Basin, this study argues that small landholders and peasants play an active role in the destructive process only when they pool their resources or join with corporations to open up new regions for set...tlement.
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              ISBN 9780231080453
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1993
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Series Issues, Cases, and Methods in Biodiversity Conservation
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              At the End of the Rainbow?: Gold, Land, and People in the Brazilian Amazon
               

              At the End of the Rainbow?: Gold, Land, and People in the Brazilian Amazon (Hardback)

              By MacMillan, Gordon

              • RRP: $228.99
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              This book explains how gold fever came to grip the Amazon and considers the changes it has brought to the region. It contains a vivid account of the violent clash between forty thousand miners and the Yanamami Indians in the state of Roraima, as well as thoroughly researched argu...ments that explore the perspectives of the farmers, ranchers, natives, and others involved in this historic moment.
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              ISBN 9780231103541
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              At the End of the Rainbow?: Gold, Land, and People in the Brazilian Amazon
               

              At the End of the Rainbow?: Gold, Land, and People in the Brazilian Amazon (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By MacMillan, Gordon

              • RRP: $66.99
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              This book explains how gold fever came to grip the Amazon and considers the changes it has brought to the region. It contains a vivid account of the violent clash between forty thousand miners and the Yanamami Indians in the state of Roraima, as well as thoroughly researched argu...ments that explore the perspectives of the farmers, ranchers, natives, and others involved in this historic moment.
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              ISBN 9780231103558
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1995
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Applying Nature's Design: Corridors as a Strategy for Biodiversity Conservation
               

              Applying Nature's Design: Corridors as a Strategy for Biodiversity Conservation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Anderson, Anthony; Jenkins, Clinton

              • RRP: $94.99
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              The fragmenting of habitats is endangering animal populations. To address this problem, conservationists have turned to biological corridors, areas of land set aside to facilitate movement of species and ecological processes. This book offers an overview of knowledge on corridors..., their design, and their implementation.
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              ISBN 9780231134118
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2005
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Issues, Cases, and Methods in Biodiversity Conservation
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