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Conservation in Africa

Peoples, Policies and Practice

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of wildlife & habitats,
  • Nature,
  • Conservation of natural resources,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Africa,
  • Nature conservation,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Business & Economics : Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Nature conservation - Africa,
  • Conservation of natural resour

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Anderson (Editor), Richard H. Grove (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7737762M
    ISBN 100521349907
    ISBN 109780521349901

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    Our story in a nut shell. The ORCA Foundation is part of a volunteer community dedicated to marine conservation in South Africa, and like many conservation projects depends on the willingness of others to contribute their time and dedication to furthering the volunteer and conservation ethics that go hand in hand for a better future. Jan 29,  · This book provides a new inter-disciplinary look at the practice and policies of conservation in Africa. Bringing together social scientists, anthropologists and historians with biologists for the first time, the book sheds some light on the previously neglected but critically important social aspects of conservation thinking/5(5).

    The book covers the history and current status of how Africa's culture, traditions, healthcare and food sources are woven intricately around the local wildlife and resources. It is a necessary resource for researchers and practitioners in wildlife and ecological conservation, but is also useful for administrators and managers of protected areas. Nov 29,  · Terrestrial Ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar is the latest contribution, presenting in a single volume the first comprehensive assessment of biodiversity patterns, threats to biodiversity, and resulting conservation priorities across the African continent and its islands.


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