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Forthcoming Biodiversity & Conservation Books

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 63 forthcoming new books in the subject of Biodiversity & Conservation — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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  1. 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 May 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 May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Genetic Resources as Natural Information

    Policy, Economic and Legal Implications for Access and Benefit Sharing

    By Manuel Ruiz Muller

    Series: Earthscan Law and Sustainable Development

    Demonstrating the shortcomings of current policy and legal approaches to access and benefit-sharing (ABS), this book is based on the premise that genetic resources are widely distributed across countries and that bilateralism and contracts undermine capacities to achieve fairness and equity....

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Change and the World's Futures

    Ecologies, Ontologies and Mythologies

    Edited by Jonathan Paul Marshall, Linda Connor

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    The futures discussed in this book primarily arise from awareness of the potentially disruptive impact of climate change and ecological instability on human societies. Part of the paradox of cultural, social and ethical life in all societies is that it is directed towards a future that can never be...

    To Be Published June 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Matthias Barth, Gerd Michelsen, Marco Rieckmann, Ian Geoffrey Thomas

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge International Handbook of Higher Education for Sustainable Development gives a systematic and comprehensive overview of existing and upcoming research approaches for higher education for sustainable development. It provides a unique resource for researchers engaged in the field of...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning and International Law

    Edited by S.M. Daud Hassan, Tuomas Kuokkanen, Niko Soininen

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) is an integrated and comprehensive approach to ocean governance and is used to establish a rational use of marine space and the conflicting interests of its users. MSP allows both a high level of environmental protection and a wide range of human activities and...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Management Science in Fisheries

    A Practical Introduction to Simulation-based Methods

    Edited by Charles T.T. Edwards, Dorothy J. Dankel

    A key goal of fisheries management is to regulate extractive pressure on a resource, so as to maximise both economic returns and sustainability. This text provides an accessible entry point for students and professionals to management science as developed in fisheries, in order to facilitate uptake...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Conservation and Contested Development in Indonesia's Eastern Islands

    By Julian Clifton, Chris Majors

    The purpose of this book is to demonstrate how institutions, policies and processes at various levels of government interact to influence development and conservation outcomes at the local scale in eastern Indonesia. It illustrates how the processes arising from decentralised government are...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Ocean Resources and Management

    Edited by Hance D. Smith, Juan Luis Suarez de Vivero, Tundi S. Agardy

    This comprehensive handbook provides a global overview of ocean resources and management by focusing on critical issues relating to human development and the marine environment, their interrelationships as expressed through the uses of the sea as a resource, and the regional expression of these...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge