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Livestock's long shadow : environmental issues and options

Author: Henning Steinfeld; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.; Livestock, Environment and Development (Firm)
Publisher: Rome : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This report aims to assess the full impact of the livestock sector on environmental problems, along with potential technical and policy approaches to mitigation. The assessment is based on the most recent and complete data available, taking into account direct impacts, along with the impacts of feedcrop agriculture required for livestock production. The livestock sector emerges as one of the top two or three most  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Henning Steinfeld; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.; Livestock, Environment and Development (Firm)
ISBN: 9789251055717 9251055718
OCLC Number: 77563364
Notes: "The assessment builds on the work of the Livestock, Environment and Development (LEAD) Initiative"--Preface.
"TC/M/A0701E/1/11.06/5000"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: xxiv, 390 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Livestock in geographic transition --
Livestock's role in climate change and air pollution --
Livestock's role in water depletion and pollution --
Livestock's impact on biodiversity --
Policy challenges and options --
Summary and conclusions.
Responsibility: Henning Steinfeld [and others].
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