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  • Transient Landscapesby Ellen Wohl

    University Press of Colorado 2015; US$ 27.95

    Landscape?the unique combination of landforms, plants, animals, and weather that compose any natural place?is inherently transient. Each essay in Transient Landscapes introduces this idea of a constantly metamorphosing global landscape, revealing how to see the ubiquity of landscape transience, both that which results through Earth?s natural environmental... more...

  • Pugmarks In Palamauby Sangam Lahiry

    Leadstart Publishing Pvt Ltd 2014; US$ 8.00

    WE DO NOT OWN THE EARTH; WE HOLD IT IN TRUST FOR OUR CHILDREN... Long before wildlife conservation became a cause celebre around the world, the unsung men of the Forest Department were out there, living the challenges of preserving the planet's wildlife and ecological heritage. Pugmarks in Palamau is based on the real-life experiences of one such... more...

  • Applied Ethnobotanyby Anthony B. Cunningham

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    Its wise and sensitive approach to working with local people will be relevant in situations throughout the world.'ECOS 'The numerous diagrams, tables of data, information flow charts, fieldwork sketches etc. give a great vibrancy to the work... It deserves a wide readership.'TEG NewsWild or non-cultivated plants are crucial to the lives of a large... more...

  • Primate Tourismby Anne E. Russon; Janette Wallis

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 88.00

    Primate tourism as a primate conservation tool: weighing its effects and developing informed guidelines for ongoing and future tourism ventures. more...

  • Transforming U.S. Energy Innovationby Laura Diaz Anadon; Matthew Bunn; Venkatesh Narayanamurti

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 72.00

    This is an analytical assessment of how the government can accelerate development and deployment of energy technologies, for researchers and policy makers. more...

  • Landschaftsschutzrechtby Erich Gassner

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 34.90

    Landschaft ist Lebensgrundlage - auch für künftige Generationen. Doch sie ist zahlreichen, zum Teil irreversiblen Schädigungen ausgesetzt. Daher ist der Schutz der Landschaft eine der wichtigsten Aufgaben, um Menschen, Tieren und Pflanzen möglichst naturnahe Lebensräume zu erhalten. Das Buch von Erich Gassner stellt die vielfältigen rechtlichen Instrumente... more...

  • Der Naturschutz in der Bauleitplanungby Marcus Lau

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 49.77

    Das Werk "Der Naturschutz in der Bauleitplanung" bietet einen umfassenden Überblick über die sich in der Bauleitplanung stellenden naturschutzrechtlichen Probleme. Es beschränkt sich dabei jedoch nicht allein auf die Darstellung der Thematik, sondern gibt umfassende Hilfestellungen zur praktischen Bewältigung der mannigfaltigen Herausforderungen.... more...

  • BWaldGby Ewald Endres

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 99.92

    Das Forstrecht hat in den letzten zehn Jahren erhebliche Änderungen erfahren. Neben der Verschiebung der Gesetzgebungskompetenz im Zuge der Föderalismusreform wurden auch zahlreiche inhaltliche Modifikationen im Bundeswaldgesetz (BWaldG) sowie in den Landeswaldgesetzen vorgenommen. Teilweise sind diese auf die Umstrukturierungen der Landesforstverwaltungen... more...

  • Large Carnivore Conservationby Susan G. Clark; Murray B. Rutherford

    University of Chicago Press 2014; US$ 60.00

    Drawing on six case studies of wolf, grizzly bear, and mountain lion conservation in habitats stretching from the Yukon to Arizona, Large Carnivore Conservation argues that conserving and coexisting with large carnivores is as much a problem of people and governance?of reconciling diverse and sometimes conflicting values, perspectives, and organizations,... more...

  • Plant Conservation Biotechnologyby Dr Erica Benson; Erica Benson

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 115.00

    Introduces biotechnological techniques which are currently used to conserve horticultural and crop plant germplasm, forest tree genetic resources, endangered plant species, and plant cell culture collections. Covers techniques and applications. more...