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Integrated Protected Area Management

Edited By: Michael Walkey, Ian R Swingland and Shaun Russell

320 pages, Figs, tabs, maps

Chapman & Hall

Hardback | Dec 1999 | #76363 | ISBN: 0412803607
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This book discusses the design, management and sustainable use of protected areas. Three principal aspects are considered: the theory and practice of designation; community-based conservation and the concept of sustainability; and identifying priorities for management.


List of contributors. Preface. Acknowledgements. List of abbreviations. 1. Protected areas in context; M. Holdgate, A. Philips. 2. Designation of and management planning for protected areas; C. Newbold. 3. Conservation through development: the protected landscape approach; P.A. Ogden. 4. Links between population and environment research programme: possible lessons for integrated protected area management; C. Dennis. 5. Identifying priorities for management of large mammals in Mkomazi Game Reserve, Tanzania; K.S. Eltringham. 6. Valuation and management of protected areas in Venezuela; D.R. Waugh, E. Yerena. 7. Commercialization, structure and sustainability of biodiversity conservation; I.R. Swingland. 8. Aquatic biodiversity conservation in wetland and marine protected areas; M. Wlakey. 9. Modelling for sustainable forest use; K.T. Parker, C.J. Jepma. 10. Conflict analysis and resolution; J.N.R. Jeffers. 11. From English moors and meadows to the Amazon rainforest: land use, biodiversity management and forgotten law; S.R. Harrop. 12. Aid for environment: the greening of development priorities; S. Russell. 13. Training: its importance and responsiveness to changing needs; D.R. Waugh. 14. Conclusions and prognosis; I.R. Swingland, M. Walkey. Index.

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