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Author: Vance Martin
Publisher: Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum, Inc., ©1988.
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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World Wilderness Congress (4th : 1987 : Denver, Colo. and Estes Park, Colo.).
For the conservation of earth.
Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum, Inc., ©1988
(OCoLC)624797941
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vance Martin
ISBN: 1555910262 9781555910266
OCLC Number: 18072281
Notes: "Proceedings of the 4th World Wilderness Congress, held in Denver and Estes Park, Colorado"--Cover.
Description: iii, 418 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Our common future / Gro Harlem Brundtland, Prime Minister of Norway --
The three tiers of action / Mostafa K. Tolba --
A reconnaissance-level inventory of world wilderness areas / Michael McCloskey and Heather Spalding --
The GEMS/GRID toolbox / H. Croze and Michael Gwynne --
Achieving a world network of protected areas / Kenton Miller --
The new resources manager / Walter J. Lusigi --
The ramsar convention and wetland protection / George Archibald --
Global climate change and its effect on wild lands / Irving Mintzer --
Conservation, land use and sustainable development / Raymond F. Dasmann --
Oceanic wilderness --
myth, challenge or opportunity? / Nancy Foster and Michele H. Lemay --
Wildlife values / Joyce M. Kelly --
Fur --
an environmental ethic / Alan Herscovici --
The role of biosphere reserves at a time of increasing globalization / Bernd von Droste --
Tropical rain forests --
global resource or national responsibility? / Alan Grainger --
The failure of conservation / F. William Burley --
Botswana: strategies for progress / Patrick K. Balopi --
KwaZulu: conservation in a third world environment / Nick Steele --
Egypt: the Ras Mohamed --
conservation and development / Hind Sadek --
Soviet Union: nature conservation in the USSR / Roman Zlotin --
Italy: the Val Grade --
a wilderness area / Bianca Vetrino --
Nepal: the Annapurna project / Hemanta Mishra --
India: the conservation movement / Dilnavaz Variava --
The Indian elephant / R. Sukumar --
People's republic of China: wildlife conservation / Liu Guangyun --
Australia. Government and conservation / Patrick J. Galvin. Brazil: conservation policy / Jose Pedro de Oliveira Costa --
Ecuador: the promise and problems of wilderness in the third world / Yolanda Kakabadse --
Central America: conservation by traditional cultures in the tropics / Arturo Gomez-Pompa and Andrea Kaus --
Canada: the new frontier in conservation / Thomas McMillan --
The United States: why wilderness? / Roderick Frazier Nash --
The American story / Douglas Scott --
Lessons in conservation and development --
moving into the 1990's / William K. Reilly --
World Wildlife Fund / The Conservation Foundation --
International program initiatives / Jay D. Hair --
National Wildlife Federation --
Global challenges / Peter A.A. Berle --
National Audubon Society --
Beyond our borders / Michael Fischer and Michael McClosky --
Sierra Club --
Protecting land and biological diversity for the future / Frank D. Boren --
The Nature Conservancy --
Conservation and national parks / Paul Pritchard --
National Parks and Conservation Association --
Conservation begins at home / George T. Frampton, Jr. --
Wilderness Society --
The importance of resource management / George M. Leonard --
The American national park system --
new challenges / William Penn Mott, Jr. --
Ecoconvergence --
ecology and economics for planetary survival / Maurice Strong --
Economic growth and conservation: partners, not enemies / James A. Baker, III --
A new frontier in development and the environment / Charles Lankester --
Economics and the natural environment / D. Jane Pratt --
The need for partnership / David Rockefeller --
Conservation and sustainable development: the role of U.S. assistance / Nyle C. Brady --
Toward sustainable growth: a new approach to world environmental protection / William D. Ruckleshaus --
Economics and international aid --
a developing world perspective / Emil Salim. The perspective of traditional and native people / Oren R. Lyons (Jo Agquisho) --
The Zulu tradition / Magqubu Ntombela --
Wardens of wilderness / Kailash Sankhala --
Pran Tarang --
the flow of life / Jasmine Shah --
On living in harmony with nature / Hind Sadek --
The role of native people in sustainable development / Norma Kassi --
Honoring life's inherent design / Michael Burghley --
Wilderness and the soul / John A. Sanford --
20,000 years of animal art / David M. Lank --
Cultural carrying capacity and the defense of wilderness / Garrett Hardin --
How wilderness facilitates personal growth / John C. Hendee and Michael Brown --
The wilderness leadership school / Ian Player and Wayne Elliot --
Wilderness vision quest / Michael Brown --
Outward bound USA / Stephen Bacon and Donna Thompson --
The national outdoor leadership school / Philip James Ratz --
Wilderness sanctuaries / Harold K. Eidsvik --
A world wilderness inventory / Peter Thacher --
International conservation finance programme / I. Michael Sweatman --
The need for a world conservation service / Joan Martin-Brown --
International non-governmental cooperation / Susan Abbasi --
A conservation media strategy / Norma Foster --
Science and conservation / John C. Hendee --
The artist and the wilderness ethic / David M. Lank.
Responsibility: Vance Martin, editor.
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