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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.

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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.

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Working with Nature Resources Management for Sustainability

By: Carl F Jordan
158 pages, 37 col illus
Working with Nature
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  • Working with Nature ISBN: 9789057025426 Hardback Dec 1998 Usually dispatched within 6 days
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The Ratchet effect; the mechanical round; the chemical round; the genetic round; the tightening Ratchet; the problem of scale; interaction with technology; meat and dairy production; scale and forestry; irrigation and scale; scale and loss of species diversity; an alternative philosophy; working with nature; economic feasibility; conclusion; the bottoms-up approach; plant-plant interactions; negative interactions; positive interactions; intercropping in agriculture; mixed species forest plantations; management for facilitation and complementarity; interactions in the soil; functions of soil organisms; changes in the soil system following cultivation; how we compensate for the loss of nature's services; conclusion; pest and disease interactions; pests; disease; integrated pest management; economic analysis; environmental disturbance, and pests and disease; conclusion; interactions during succession; factors influencing succession; trends during succession; fighting succession; working with succession; conclusion; the top-down approach; an alternative; energy and power output; guiding principles for resource management; case studies of resource management; transition from sustainability to unsustainability; transition for unsustainability to sustainability; factors causing transitions.

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By: Carl F Jordan
158 pages, 37 col illus
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