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Slash-And-Burn Agriculture: The Search for Alternatives
Slash-And-Burn Agriculture: The Search for Alternatives
by Cheryl A Palm
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The Alternatives to Slash and Burn (ASB) consortium was formed in 1992 by a group of concerned national and international research institutions to address the global and local issues associated with this form of agriculture. With contributions from... (read more)

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The Spine of the Continent: The Most Ambitious Wildlife Conservation Project Ever Undertaken
The Spine of the Continent: The Most Ambitious Wildlife Conservation Project Ever Undertaken
by Mary Ellen Hannibal
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As climate change encroaches, natural habitats are shifting while human development makes islands of even the largest nature reserves, stranding the biodiversity within them. The Spine of the Continent profiles the most ambitious conservation effort ever... (read more)

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Ozone Connections: Expert Networks in Global Environmental Governance
Ozone Connections: Expert Networks in Global Environmental Governance
by Penelope Canan
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This work argues that we need to understand how the implementation of complex global environmental agreements depends on the construction and exploitation of social connections among experts who act collectively to define solutions to environmental... (read more)

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Reality Check: The Nature and Performance of Voluntary Environmental Programs in the U.S., Europe, and Japan (Rff Press)
Reality Check: The Nature and Performance of Voluntary Environmental Programs in the U.S., Europe, and Japan (Rff Press)
by Richard Morgenstern
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Since the early 1990s, voluntary programs have played an increasingly prominent role in environmental management in the U.S. and other industrialized countries. Programs have attempted to address problems ranging from climate change and energy efficiency... (read more)

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Selling Forest Environmental Services: Market-Based Mechanisms for Conservation
Selling Forest Environmental Services: Market-Based Mechanisms for Conservation
by Stefano Pagiola
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The risks posed by forest destruction throughout the world are highly significant for all. Not only are forests a critical source of timber and non-timber forest products, but they provide environmental services that are the basis of life on Earth... (read more)

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The Colorado Plateau III: Integrating Research and Resources Management for Effective Conservation
The Colorado Plateau III: Integrating Research and Resources Management for Effective Conservation
by Charles Van Riper
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Roughly centered on the Four Corners region of the southwestern United States, the Colorado Plateau covers an area of 130,000 square miles. The relatively high semi-arid province boasts nine national parks, sixteen national monuments, many state parks... (read more)

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The Social Lives of Forests: Past, Present, and Future of Woodland Resurgence
The Social Lives of Forests: Past, Present, and Future of Woodland Resurgence
by Susanna B Hecht
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Forests are in decline, and the threats these outposts of nature face—including deforestation, degradation, and fragmentation—are the result of human culture. Or are they? This volume calls these assumptions into question, revealing forests... (read more)

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Rural Environmental Planning for Sustainable Communities
Rural Environmental Planning for Sustainable Communities
by Frederic Sargent
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"Rural Environmental Planning for Sustainable Communities" offers an explanation of the concept of Rural Environmental Planning (REP) along with case studies that show how to apply REP to specific issues such as preserving agricultural lands, planning... (read more)

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Negotiating Environmental Agreements How to Avoid Escalating Confrontation, Needless Costs, and Unne
Negotiating Environmental Agreements How to Avoid Escalating Confrontation, Needless Costs, and Unne
by Lawrence Susskind
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Owning and managing forest lands is an inherently legal endeavor. From forest acquisition to deeds and boundaries, from timber sales to bequests, few things can be done without confronting laws, rules, regulations, and traditions that define acceptable... (read more)

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Japanese Forestry and Its Implications
Japanese Forestry and Its Implications
by R T Fenton
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Apparently a New Zealander, Fenton has spent much of his 40 years in forestry researching and consulting about forests in Asia. Here he combines that broad experience with three years of research in the forests and sawmills of Japan to describe the... (read more)

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Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitive Advantage
Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitive Advantage
by Daniel C. Esty and Andrew S. Winston
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<div><div><div><div>The essential guide for forward-thinking business leaders who see the Green Wave coming and want to profit from it<br>This book explores what every executive must know to manage the environmental... (read more)

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Biosecurity: The Socio-Politics of Invasive Species and Infectious Diseases
Biosecurity: The Socio-Politics of Invasive Species and Infectious Diseases
by Andrew (edt) Dobson
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Biosecurity is the assessment and management of potentially dangerous infectious diseases, quarantined pests, invasive (alien) species, living modified organisms, and biological weapons. It is a holistic concept of direct relevance to the sustainability... (read more)

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Forest Dynamics and Disturbance Regimes (Cambridge Studies in Ecology)
Forest Dynamics and Disturbance Regimes (Cambridge Studies in Ecology)
by Lee E Frelich
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Lee Frelich provides a major contribution to the study of temperate-zone forest dynamics by considering three important themes: the combined influence of wind, fire, and herbivory on the successional trajectories and structural characteristics of forests;... (read more)

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Managing Growth in America's Communities: Second Edition
Managing Growth in America's Communities: Second Edition
by Douglas R Porter
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In this thoroughly revised edition of Managing Growth in America's Communities, readers will learn the principles that guide intelligent planning for communities of any size, grasp the major issues in successfully managing growth, and discover what has... (read more)

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The World and the Wild
The World and the Wild
by David Rothenberg
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Can nature be restored to a pristine state through deliberate action? Must the preservation of wilderness always subordinate the interests of humans to those of other species? Can indigenous peoples be entrusted with the guardianship of their own wild... (read more)

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Pineros: Latino Labour and the Changing Face of Forestry in the Pacific Northwest (12 Edition)
Pineros: Latino Labour and the Changing Face of Forestry in the Pacific Northwest (12 Edition)
by Brinda Sarathy
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Although the exploitation of Latino workers in many industries is well known, pineros -- Latino forest workers -- toil largely in obscurity. Brinda Sarathy investigates how the US federal government came to be one of the country's largest employers of... (read more)

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Policy Process
Policy Process
by Tim W Clark
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This useful book is designed to teach natural resources professionals how to be more effective in solving conservation and environmental policy problems. Its presentation of basic concepts, case studies, and "real world concerns" provides a deeper... (read more)

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Last Stand: Protected Areas and the Defense of Tropical Biodiversity
Last Stand: Protected Areas and the Defense of Tropical Biodiversity
by Randall Kramer
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During the past century, tropical rain forests have been reduced to about half of their original area, with a consequent loss of biodiversity. This book takes a close look at how this has happened and what the consequences may be, with an emphasis on... (read more)

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Fostering Sustainable Behavior (99 - Old Edition)
Fostering Sustainable Behavior (99 - Old Edition)
by Doug Mckenzie-mohr
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Our consumption patterns are threatening to outstrip Earth's ability to support humanity and other species. A sustainable future will require sweeping changes in public behavior. While conventional marketing can help create public awareness, social... (read more)

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Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitive Advantage
Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitive Advantage
by Daniel Esty and Andrew Winston
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The leading guide to driving growth and profits through green strategy—now revised and updated "Green to Gold provides the definitive thinking on how business leaders can address environmental issues." —Michael E. Porter, Professor, Harvard... (read more)

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