All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Environmental & Social Studies  Economics, Politics & Policy  Environmental Law

Ecological Restoration in International Environmental Law

Coming Soon
By: Anastasia Telesetsky(Author), An Cliquet(Author), Afshin Akhtar-Khavari(Author)
336 pages, 3 tables
Publisher: Routledge
Ecological Restoration in International Environmental Law
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Ecological Restoration in International Environmental Law ISBN: 9781138796836 Hardback Dec 2016 Usually dispatched within 6 days
    £89.99
    #231991
Selected version: £89.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Biography Related titles

About this book

Human activities are depleting ecosystems at an unprecedented rate. In spite of nature conservation efforts worldwide, many ecosystems including those critical for human well-being have been damaged or destroyed. States and citizens need a new vision of how humans can reconnect with the natural environment. With its focus on the long-term holistic recovery of ecosystems, ecological restoration has received increasing attention in the past decade from both scientists and policymakers. Research on the implications of ecological restoration for the law and law for ecological restoration has been largely overlooked.

This is the first published book to examine comprehensively the relationship between international environmental law and ecological restoration. While international environmental law (IEL) has developed significantly as a discipline over the past four decades, Ecological Restoration in International Environmental Law enquires whether IEL can now assist States in making a strategic transition from not just protecting and maintaining the natural environment but also actively restoring it. Arguing that States have international duties to restore, this book offers reflections on the philosophical context of ecological restoration and the legal content of a duty to restore from an international law, European Union law and national law perspective. Ecological Restoration in International Environmental Law concludes with a discussion of several contemporary themes of interest to both lawyers and ecologists including the role of private actors, protected areas, and climate change in ecological restoration.

Contents

1. Introduction

Part I Setting the Scene for International Law and Ecological Restoration
2. What is Ecological Restoration?
3. Why Should We Restore Nature?

Part II Ecological restoration in International Law
4. International Soft Law and Ecological Restoration
5. International Conventions and Ecological Restoration
6. The Convention on Biological Diversity and Ecological Restoration
7. Regional Approaches: Law and Policy on Ecological Restoration in the European Union
8. National Approaches to Ecological Restoration

Part III Thematic Issues on Ecological Restoration
9. Private Non-State Actors and Ecological Restoration
10. Protected Areas and Ecological Restoration
11. Climate Change and Ecological Restoration
12. Future Directions for International Law on Ecological Restoration

Customer Reviews

Biography

Anastasia Telesetsky is Associate Professor at the University of Idaho, US. An Cliquet is Associate Professor at the University of Ghent, Belgium. Afshin Akhtar-Khavari is Associate Professor at Griffith University, Australia.

Coming Soon
By: Anastasia Telesetsky(Author), An Cliquet(Author), Afshin Akhtar-Khavari(Author)
336 pages, 3 tables
Publisher: Routledge
Current promotions
Backlist BargainsThe Mammal SocietyOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife