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Conserving bird biodiversity : general principles and their application

Author: Ken Norris; Deborah J Pain
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Series: Conservation biology series (Cambridge, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Scholars of the biological and environmental sciences from around the world focus on specific conservation problems, particularly in countries that are rich in such problems and poor in resources to deal with them. If the project design and management are good, they say, then technical skills, infrastructure, and resources can lead to an effective conservation effort. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc.,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Norris; Deborah J Pain
ISBN: 0521783402 9780521783408 0521789494 9780521789493
OCLC Number: 47922811
Description: xiii, 337 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Biodiversity: evolution, species, genes / Michael W. Bruford --
Why conserve bird diversity? / Colin Bibby --
Mapping and monitoring bird populations: their conservation uses / Les Underhill and David Gibbons --
Priority-setting in species conservation / Georgina M. Mace and Nigel J. Collar --
Selecting sites for conservation / Andrew Balmford --
Critically endangered bird populations and their management / Ben D. Bell and Don V. Merton --
Diagnosing causes of population declines and selecting remedial actions / Rhys E. Green --
Outside the reserve: pandemic threats to bird biodiversity / Deborah J. Pain and Paul F. Donald --
Predicting the impact of environmental change / Ken Norris and Richard Stillman --
Fragmentation, habitat loss and landscape management / Paul Opdam and John A. Wiens --
The interface between research, education and training / Leon Bennun --
Conservation policies and programmes affecting birds / Gerard C. Boere and Clayton D.A. Rubec.
Series Title: Conservation biology series (Cambridge, England)
Responsibility: edited by Ken Norris and Deborah J. Pain.
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In order to slow or stop the unprecedented loss of biodiversity, conservationists need reliable information on which to base conservation or restoration programmes. Using bird conservation to  Read more...

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