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The Privatisation of Biodiversity? : New Approaches to Conservation Law.

Author: Colin T Reid; Walters Nsoh
Publisher: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire : Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016.
Series: New horizons in environmental and energy law.
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Current regulatory approaches have not prevented the loss of biodiversity across the world. This book explores the scope to strengthen conservation by using different legal mechanisms such as biodiversity offsetting, payment for ecosystem services and conservation covenants, as well as tradable development rights and taxation. The authors discuss how such mechanisms introduce elemhents of a market approach as well  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Reid, Colin T.
The Privatisation of Biodiversity? : New Approaches to Conservation Law
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire : Edward Elgar Publishing,c2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Colin T Reid; Walters Nsoh
ISBN: 9781783474448 1783474440
OCLC Number: 957436859
Notes: Description based upon print version of record.
Description: 1 online resource (287 p.)
Contents: Front Matter; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Pervasive issues; 3. Payment for ecosystem services; 4. Biodiversity offsetting; 5. Conservation covenants; 6. Taxation; 7. Transferable development permits, quotas and impact fees; 8. Ethical issues; 9. Reflections; Index
Series Title: New horizons in environmental and energy law.
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In the face of the failure of the traditional 'command and control' model of environmental regulation to curb the devastating losses of biodiversity around the world, policymakers are increasingly  Read more...

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