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Protected areas, conservation and development

Harold K. Eidsvik

Protected areas, conservation and development

by Harold K. Eidsvik

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Published by University of British Columbia in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National parks and reserves.,
  • Nature conservation.,
  • Natural areas.,
  • Conservation of natural resources.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 12.

    Statementby Harold K. Eidsvik.
    SeriesH.R. MacMillan lectureship in forestry -- 1986.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p. :
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14272944M

      1. Introduction. In the establishment and management of protected areas (PAs), human communities that have coexisted with the plant and animal communities within a landscape, are often not equally considered as essential elements of the biodiversity to be protected (O’Riordan and Stoll-Kleemann, ).The possible repercussions of such perspectives in conservation decisions can be .   Protected areas (PAs) contain biodiversity and ecosystems of high conservation value. In addition, these areas provide a range of benefits, both direct and indirect, to our societies and economies, i.e. so called ecosystem services. These services include, for example, an ecosystem's ability to regulate floods and climate, purify water, secure the pollination of crops, and create opportunities.

    Further upstream the Amazon River, the Central Amazon Conservation Complex is a large protected area in the Amazon Basin, comprised of the Jaú National Park and surrounding Sustainable Development Reserves. North of the Amazon River, near the border of French Guiana and Suriname is the Tumucumaque Mountains National Park, created in The book: discusses the goals and development of the global protected area system ; assesses the strengths and limitations of a range of different types of indigenously inhabited protected areas ; discusses key issues and indigenous peoples' concerns ; recommends measures to promote conservation.

      In March , as Bogota’s coronavirus quarantine began, a white smog hung over the city, coming from fires burning in Nukak National Nature Reserve, nearly . A description of the strengths of national parks and protected areas in Europe and North America and the challenges to the full realization of their goals. Ideas and information on useful planning, management and decision-making arrangements are presented, and research needs are identified.


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