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Plant conservation : an ecosystem approach

Author: A C Hamilton; Patrick Hamilton
Publisher: London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, ©2006.
Series: People and plants conservation series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this, the latest in the People and Plants series, plant conservation is described in the context of development and livelihoods, including ways of balancing the conservation of plant diversity with the productive use of plants and the land. A central contention in this book is that local people must be involved if conservation is to be successful." "This books acts as a unifying text for the People and Plants  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A C Hamilton; Patrick Hamilton
ISBN: 1844070824 9781844070824 1844070832 9781844070831 1844070794 9781844070794
OCLC Number: 60835468
Description: xxvi, 324 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Perspectives on plant conservation --
2. Threats to plants --
3. Actors and stages --
4. Information, knowledge, learning and research --
5. Plant life --
6. The management of plants and land --
7. Meanings, values and uses of plants --
8. The patterns of plants --
9. Plants and places : choices, priorities and standards --
10. Possession, property and protection --
11. Approaches to in situ conservation --
12. Projects with communities --
13. Ex situ conservation --
14. Plant trade.
Series Title: People and plants conservation series.
Responsibility: Alan Hamilton and Patrick Hamilton.
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Describes plant conservation in the context of livelihoods and development. This book discusses the ways of balancing the conservation of plant diversity with the use of plants and the environment  Read more...

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