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Restoring natural capital : science, business, and practice

Author: James Aronson; Suzanne J Milton; J N Blignaut; Society for Ecological Restoration International.
Publisher: Washington : Island Press ; [Tucson, Ariz.] : Society for Ecological Restoration International, ©2007.
Series: Science and practice of ecological restoration.
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Restoring natural capital.
Washington : Island Press ; [Tucson, Ariz.] : Society for Ecological Restoration International, ©2007
(DLC) 2006100956
(OCoLC)76967253
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Aronson; Suzanne J Milton; J N Blignaut; Society for Ecological Restoration International.
ISBN: 9781435651807 1435651804 9781597267793 1597267791
OCLC Number: 607817874
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 384 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Restoring natural capital : definition and rationale / James Aronson, Suzanne J. Milton and James N. Blignaut --
Restoring natural capital : a reflection on ethics / James N. Blignaut [and others] --
Restoring natural capital : an ecological economics assessment / Joshua Farley and Erica J. Brown Gaddis --
Restoring natural capital : a mainstream economic perspective / Eugenio Figueroa B. --
Assessing and restoring natural capital across scales : lessons from the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment / Richard B. Norgaard, Phoebe Barnard and Patrick Lavelle --
Assessing the loss of natural capital : a biodiversity intactness index / Reinette Biggs and Robert J. Scholes --
Setting appropriate restoration targets for changed ecosystems in the semi-arid Karoo, South Africa / W. Richard J. Dean and Chris J. Roche --
Targeting sustainable options for restoring natural capital in Madagascar / Louise Holloway --
Landscape function as a target for restoring natural capital in semi-arid Australia / David Tongway and John Ludwig --
Genetic integrity as a target for natural capital restoration : weighing the costs and benefits / Cathy Waters, Andrew G. Young and Jim Crosthwaite --
Restoring and maintaining natural capital in the Pacific Northwest, USA / Andrew Carey --
Restoring natural capital reconnects people to their natural heritage : Tiritiri Matangi Island, New Zealand / John Craig and Éva-Terézia Vesely --
Restoring forage grass to support the pastoral economy of arid Patagonia / Martín R. Aguiar and Marcela E. Román --
A community approach to restore natural capital : the Wildwood Project, Scotland / William McGhee --
An adaptive co-management approach to restoring natural capital in communal areas of South Africa / Christo Fabricius and Georgina Cundill --
Participatory use of traditional ecological knowledge for restoring natural capital in agro-ecosystems of rural India / P.S. Ramakrishnan --
Overcoming obstacles to restoring natural capital : large-scale restoration on the Sacramento River / Suzanne M. Langridge, Mark Buckley and Karen D. Holl --
An approach to quantify the economic value of restoring natural capital restoration : a case from South Africa / James N. Blignaut and Christina E. Loxton --
Capturing the economic benefits from restoring natural capital in transformed tropical forests / Kirsten Schuyt [and others] --
Restoring natural forests to make medicinal bark harvesting sustainable in South Africa / Coert J. Geldenhuys --
Assessing costs, benefits and feasibility of restoring natural capital in subtropical thicket in South Africa / Anthony J. Mills [and others] --
Costs and benefits of restoring natural capital following alien plant invasions in fynbos ecosystems in South Africa / Patricia M. Holmes, David M. Richardson and Christo Marais --
Return of natural, social and financial capital to the hole left by mining / J. Deon van Eeden, Roy A. Lubke and Pippa Haarhoff --
Protecting and restoring natural capital in New York City's watersheds to safeguard water / Christopher Elliman and Nathan Berry --
Making the restoration of natural capital profitable on private land : koa forestry on Hawaii Island / Liba Pejchar, Joshua H. Goldstein and Gretchen C. Daily --
Valuing natural capital and the costs and benefits of restoration / William E. Rees [and others] --
A decision analysis framework for proposal evaluation of natural capital restoration / Mike D. Young [and others] --
Overcoming physical and biological obstacles to restoring natural capital / Karen D. Holl, Liba Pejchar and Steve G. Whisenant --
Overcoming socio-economic obstacles to restore natural capital / Christo Marais [and others] --
Overcoming obstacles at a global scale to restore natural capital / Robert J. Scholes [and others] --
Managing our global footprint through restoration of natural capital at a global scale / Joshua Farley [and others] --
Making restoration work : financial mechanisms / Rudolf de Groot [and others] --
Making restoration work : non-monetary mechanisms / William McGhee [and others] --
Mainstreaming the restoration of natural capital : a conceptual and operational framework / Richard M. Cowling, Shirley M. Pierce and Ayanda Sigwela --
Restoring toward a better future / Suzanne J. Milton, James Aronson and James N. Blignaut.
Series Title: Science and practice of ecological restoration.
Responsibility: edited by James Aronson, Suzanne J. Milton, and James N. Blignaut ; foreword by Peter Raven.
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