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Conservation Contre Nature: Les Iles Galapagos

Series: Latitudes 23

By: C Grenier

376 pages, B/w photos, figs, maps

Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #117633 | ISBN: 2709914514
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Language: French

Reflects upon the increasing link between `protected' nature in the Galapagos archipelago and its connection to a world market characterised by commercialisation. Grenier states that this `unnatural conservation' is having catastrophic effects on the ecosystems and inhabitants of the archipelago, and makes a broad-based reflection on the position of man in nature and pleads for geodiversity.


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