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Forthcoming Biodiversity & Conservation Books

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  1. Sustainable Forest Management

    From Principles to Practice

    Edited by John Innes, Anna Tikina

    Series: The Earthscan Forest Library

    Sustainable Forest Management provides the material that will educate students about forestry and the contemporary role of forests in ecosystems and society, and hence set the standard of sustainable forest management worldwide. It provides a comprehensive textbook on the concept and practice of...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. World Heritage Conservation

    The World Heritage Convention, Linking Culture and Nature for Sustainable Development

    By Claire Cave, Elene Negussie

    The UNESCO World Heritage Convention has become one of the most successful UN instruments for promoting cultural diplomacy and dialogue on conservation of cultural and natural heritage. This book provides an overview of the Convention through an interdisciplinary approach to conservation. It...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Rise and Fall of Countryside Management

    By Ian D. Rotherham

    For at least half a century since the emergence of Country Parks and Forest Parks, countryside services have provided leisure, tourism, conservation, restoration and regeneration across Britain. Yet these services are currently being decimated as public services are sacrificed to the new era...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Elements of Environmental Pollution

    By John Rieuwerts

    The Elements of Environmental Pollution provides a clear and user-friendly text that clearly explains the nature and extent of environmental pollution and provides the necessary scientific background in environmental chemistry and biogeochemistry. The book illustrates how local and global pollution...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Ecological Sustainability for Non-timber Forest Products

    Edited by Charlie Shackleton, Ashok K. Pandey, Tamara Ticktin

    Series: People and Plants International Conservation

    There is growing knowledge about and appreciation of the importance of Non-timber Forest Products (NTFPs) to rural livelihoods in developing countries, and to a lesser extent, developed countries. However, there is also an assumption on the part of policy-makers that any harvesting of wild animal...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Handbook of Forest Ecology

    Edited by Kelvin Peh, Richard Corlett, Yves Bergeron

    This comprehensive Handbook provides a unique resource covering all aspects of forest ecology from a global perspective. It covers both natural and managed forests, from boreal, temperate, sub-tropical and tropical regions of the world. The book is divided into seven parts, each with an editorial...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Carbon Conflicts and Forest Landscapes in Africa

    Edited by Ian Scoones, Melissa Leach

    Series: Pathways to Sustainability

    The last decade has seen a wave of forest carbon projects across the world, designed to conserve and enhance forest carbon stocks with the aim of reducing carbon emissions from deforestation and offsetting emissions elsewhere. Exploring a set of new empirical case studies from Africa, this book...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Negotiating the Environment

    Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN

    By Lauren Eastwood

    Series: Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

    Civil society participants have voiced concerns that the environmental problems that became apparent at the multilateral environmental agreements of the 1992 Rio processes are not serving to ameliorate global environmental problems. These concerns raise significant questions regarding the utility...

    To Be Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Elephant Conservation and Society in India

    Encounters, Spaces and Politics

    By Maan Barua

    Series: Earthscan Conservation and Development

    The Asian elephant is an endangered species and a cultural icon in both Asia and the West, while in India it is both deified and demonized. Human-elephant encounters and relationships are the focus of this book, which shows how these are politicized and pose challenges for rural development and...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge