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Environment and development in the Caribbean : geographical perspectives

Author: David Barker; Duncan F M McGregor
Publisher: Jamaica : Press, University of the West Indies, 1995.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Environment and development in the Caribbean.
Jamaica : Press, University of the West Indies, 1995
(DLC) 96116688
(OCoLC)34746169
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Barker; Duncan F M McGregor
ISBN: 9781435694750 1435694759
OCLC Number: 302412681
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 304 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: A geographical focus for environment and development in the Caribbean / Duncan F.M. McGregor and David Barker --
The impact of thermal effluent discharge on the Barbados southern west coast / Leonard A. Nurse, Kenneth A. Atherley and Leo A. Brewster --
Bahamian blue holes : windows on the past, resources for the future / Neil E. Sealey --
Wetland resource rehabilitation for sustainable development in the Eastern Caribbean / Peter R. Bacon --
Sustainable tourism in the Caribbean / Lesley France and Brian Wheeller --
Tourism development in small islands : St. Maarten/St. Martin and Bermuda / Klaus de Albuquerque and Jerome L. McElroy --
The cost of housing in a tourist economy : the US Virgin Islands / Frank L. Mills --
Disaster mitigation and cost-benefit analysis : conceptual perspectives / Jeremy McA. Collymore --
Tropical cyclone activity within the Caribbean Basin since 1500 / Alison J. Reading and Rory P.D. Walsh --
Landslides in Jamaica : extent, significance and geological zonation / Rafi Ahmad --
Evaluating landslide hazard for land use planning : upper St. Andrew, Jamaica / Russell J. Maharaj --
Soil erosion, environmental change and development in the Caribbean : a deepening crisis? / Duncan F.M. McGregor --
Coastal development and geomorphological processes : Scotland District, Barbados / Fatima Patel --
Drainage and irrigation projects in Guyana : environmental considerations / Patrick E. Williams --
Implementing a national park system for Jamaica : the PARC Project / David C. Smith --
The Cockpit Country : a World Heritage site? / L. Alan Eyre --
Farming on the fringe : small-scale agriculture on the edge of the Cockpit Country / David Barker and David J. Miller.
Responsibility: edited by David Barker and Duncan F.M. McGregor.

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