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Global biodiversity assessment : published for the United Nations Environment Programme

Author: Vernon H Heywood
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The Global Biodiversity Assessment represents an unparalleled attempt to provide a scientific analysis of the main factors affecting biological diversity. It assesses present knowledge, identifies  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vernon H Heywood
ISBN: 0521564816 9780521564816 0521564034 9780521564038
OCLC Number: 180348579
Description: x, 1140 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme, Karten
Contents: Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Executive summary; 1. Introduction V. H. Heywood and I. Baste; 2. Characterization of biodiversity F. A. Bisby; 3. Magnitude and distribution of biodiversity D. L. Hawkesworth and M. T. Kalin-Arroyo; 4. Generation, maintenance and loss of biodiversity R. Barbault and S. D. Sastrapradja; 5. Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: basic principles H. A. Mooney, J. Lubchenco, R. Dirzo and O. E. Sala; 6. Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: ecosystem analyses H. A. Mooney, J. Lubchenco, R. Dirzo and O. E. Sala; 7. Inventorying and monitoring of biodiversity N. E. Stork and M. J. Samways; 8. The resource base for biodiversity assessments D. L. Hawkesworth; 9. Data and information management and communication S. Olivieri, J. Harrison and J. R. Busby; 10. Biotechnology B. Barlow and G. T. Tzotzos; 11. Human influences on biodiversity J. A. McNeely, M Gadgil, C Leveque, C Padoch and K Redford; 12. Economic values of biodiversity C. Perrings; 13. Measures for conservation of biodiversity and sustainable use of its components K. Miller, M. H. Allegretti, N. Johnson and B. Jonsson; Annex 1. Organization of the Global Biodiversity Assessment; Annex 2. Institutions and staff involved in the GBA project; Annex 3. Venues, dates and participants in GBA meetings and workshops; Annex 4. Contributors to the GBA; Annex 5. List of peer reviewers of the GBA; Annex 6. Glossary; Annex 7. List of acronyms.
Responsibility: V.H. Heywood, executive ed.

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