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Conservation of the environment books

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Recently Published

Guardians of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest: Environmental Organizations and Development by Luiz C. (San Francisco State University, USA) Barbosa Guardians of the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest: Environmental Organizations and Development
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The Amazon region is the focus of intense conflict between conservationists concerned with deforestation and advocates of agro-industrial development. This book focuses on the contributions of environmental organizations to the preservation of Brazilian Amazonia. It reveals how environmental organizations such...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/11/2017

The Archipelago of Hope Wisdom and Resilience from the Edge of Climate Change by Gleb Raygorodetsky The Archipelago of Hope Wisdom and Resilience from the Edge of Climate Change


Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Conservation and Development in India Reimagining wilderness by Shonil (The Open University, UK) Bhagwat Conservation and Development in India Reimagining wilderness
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Despite decades of efforts to integrate conservation and development, India is torn between two very different worldviews of peoples' place in the country's natural environment. This book takes a critical look at nature conservation and poverty alleviation in India. It...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Sustaining Lake Superior An Extraordinary Lake in a Changing World by Nancy Langston Sustaining Lake Superior An Extraordinary Lake in a Changing World

A compelling exploration of Lake Superior's conservation recovery and what it can teach us in the face of climate change
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Effective Conservation Science Data Not Dogma by Peter M. (Pritzker Distinguished Professor and IOES Director, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability (IOES),  Kareiva Effective Conservation Science Data Not Dogma
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The hope is that this book will lead to greater conservation of ecosystems and biodiversity by harnessing the engine of constructive scientific scepticism in service of better results.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2017

Effective Conservation Science Data Not Dogma by Peter M. (Pritzker Distinguished Professor and IOES Director, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability (IOES),  Kareiva Effective Conservation Science Data Not Dogma
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The hope is that this book will lead to greater conservation of ecosystems and biodiversity by harnessing the engine of constructive scientific scepticism in service of better results.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Runaway Gregory Bateson, the Double Bind, and the Rise of Ecological Consciousness by Anthony Chaney Runaway Gregory Bateson, the Double Bind, and the Rise of Ecological Consciousness

The anthropologist Gregory Bateson has been called a lost giant of twentieth-century thought. In the years following World War II, Bateson was among the group of mathematicians, engineers, and social scientists who laid the theoretical foundations of the information age....
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

In Search of Grace by Peter Reason In Search of Grace

We must transform our perception of our relationship with the Earth, if we ever hope to save ourselves from ecological disaster.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

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Time, Society and Social Change Socio-Economic Change and the Ordering of Practices by Dale Southerton Time, Society and Social Change Socio-Economic Change and the Ordering of Practices


Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

Understanding Invasive Species in the Galapagos Islands From the Molecular to the Landscape by Maria de Lourdes Torres Understanding Invasive Species in the Galapagos Islands From the Molecular to the Landscape

This book investigates the introduction of invasive species and their behavior in oceanic islands. How can we define invasive species? What is their history? How did they come to dominate and transform ecosystems? These are relevant questions when trying to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Conservation of Tropical Rainforests A Review of Financial and Strategic Solutions by Brian Joseph McFarland Conservation of Tropical Rainforests A Review of Financial and Strategic Solutions

This book critically engages with how the conservation of tropical rainforests is financed. Beginning with the context of tropical deforestation, alongside an overview of tropical ecology, global environmental policy and finance, the book reviews several conservation financing instruments. These include...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2017

Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice by David R. (University of Aberdeen, UK) Green Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice
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In this new and highly original textbook for a range of interdisciplinary courses and degree programmes focusing on marine and coastal resource management, readers are offered an introduction to the subject matter, a broad perspective and understanding, some case study...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice by David R. (University of Aberdeen, UK) Green Marine and Coastal Resource Management Principles and Practice
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In this new and highly original textbook for a range of interdisciplinary courses and degree programmes focusing on marine and coastal resource management, readers are offered an introduction to the subject matter, a broad perspective and understanding, some case study...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Marine Pollution and Climate Change by Andres Hugo (Instituto Argentino de Oceanografia, Bahia Blanca, Argentina) Arias Marine Pollution and Climate Change
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This book presents a broad overview of pollution issues facing climatic, economic, and legal globalization. Topics include changes in oceans from ancient times to the present, the importance of marine currents and changing climates, marine pollution linked to climate change...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

The Roles of Remote Sensing in Nature Conservation A Practical Guide and Case Studies by Ricardo Diaz-Delgado The Roles of Remote Sensing in Nature Conservation A Practical Guide and Case Studies

The book will provide an overview of the practical application of remote sensing for the purposes of nature conservation as developed by ecologists in collaboration with remote sensing specialists, providing guidance on all phases from the planning of remote sensing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/09/2017

Citizen Scientist by Mary Ellen Hannibal Citizen Scientist


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland by Miriam Horn Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland

Now a feature-length documentary on the Discovery channel narrated by Tom Brokaw. Lush, gorgeously written...A profoundly hopeful book. -Tina Rosenberg, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

Historic Denali National Park and Preserve The Stories Behind One of America's Great Treasures by Tracy Salcedo Historic Denali National Park and Preserve The Stories Behind One of America's Great Treasures

The national park that boasts the highest mountain in North America has known human habitation for at least 11,000 years. But it wasn't until 1906 that conservationists proposed a bill, which finally passed in 1917, to preserve the Denali region...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2017

Ecotourism's Promise and Peril A Biological Evaluation by Daniel T. Blumstein Ecotourism's Promise and Peril A Biological Evaluation

Intended as a guide for wildlife managers and ecotourism operators, as well as interested ecotourists, this book addresses the biological principles governing how ecotourism affects wildlife.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Railway Ecology by Pedro Beja Railway Ecology

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book provides a unique overview of the impacts of railways on biodiversity, integrating the existing knowledge on the ecological effects of railways on wildlife, identifying major knowledge gaps and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Environmental Challenges in the Baltic Region A Perspective from Economics by Ranjula Bali Swain Environmental Challenges in the Baltic Region A Perspective from Economics

Contributions also explore the environmental impacts of rural landscape change during the post-communist period in the Baltic Sea region and a review of the ex-post evaluations of the costs and benefits generated by Baltic Sea nutrient abatement policies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/07/2017

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