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Making Parks Work: Strategies for Preserving Tropical Nature

edited by John Terborgh ... [et al.]
Format
Book
Published
Washington, DC : Island Press, c2002.
Language
English
ISBN
1559639040 (cloth : alk. paper), 1559639059 (paper : alk. paper)
Related Resources
Table of contents
Contents
  • Why the world needs parks / John Terborgh and Carel van Schaik
  • Integrated conservation and development projects: problems and potential / Carel van Schaik and Herman D. Rijksen
  • The history of protection: paradoxes of the past and challenges for the future / Lisa Davenport and Madhu Rao
  • Scenes from the front lines of conservation / Peter A. Frykholm
  • West Africa: tropical forest parks on the brink / John F. Oates
  • Parks in the Congo Basin: can conservation and development be reconciled? / Caroline E.G. Tutin
  • Conservation in anarchy: key conditions for successful conservation of the Okapi Faunal Reserve / Terese Hart
  • Strategies for conserving forest national parks in Africa with a case study from Uganda / Thomas T. Struhsaker
  • Making a rain forest national park work in Madagascar: Ranoma-fana National Park and its long-term research commitment / Patricia C. Wright and Benjamin Andriamihaja
  • Expanding conservation area networks in the last wilderness frontiers: the case of Brazilian Amazonia / Carlos A. Peres
  • The National Sanctuary Pampas del Heath: case study of a typical "paper park" under management of an NGO / Fernando B. Rubio del Valle
  • Successes and failings of the Monteverde Reserve Complex and Costa Rica's system of national protected areas / George V.N. Powell ... [et al.]
  • Privately owned parks / Jeff Langholz
  • Nagarahole: limits and opportunities in wildlife conservation / K. Ullas Karanth
  • Conserving the Leuser ecosystem: politics, policies, and people / Michael Griffiths, Carel van Schaik and Herman D. Rijksen
  • Conservation of protected areas in Thailand: a diversity of problems, a diversity of solutions / Sompoad Srikosamatara and Warren Y. Brockelman
  • -- Biodiversity conservation in the Kingdom of Bhutan / Herman D. Rijksen
  • Overcoming impediments to conservation / John Terborgh
  • Mitigating human-wildlife conflicts in southern Asia / K. Ullas Karanth and M.D. Madhusudan
  • Enforcement mechanisms / Warren Y. Brockelman ... [et al.]
  • Ecotourism tools for parks / Lisa Davenport ... [et al.]
  • The problem of people in parks / John Terborgh and Carlos A. Peres
  • Political will for establishing and managing parks / Marc J. Dourojeanni
  • The role of the private sector in protected area establishment and management / Randall Kramer, Jeff Langholz and Nick Salafsky
  • Anarchy and parks: dealing with political instability / Carel van Schaik
  • Financing protected areas / Barry Spergel
  • Internationalization of nature conservation / John Terborgh and Mario A. Boza
  • Monitoring protected areas / John Terborgh and Lisa Davenport
  • Breaking the cycle: developing guiding principles for using protected area conservation strategies / Nick Salafsky and Richard Margoluis
  • The frontier model of development and its relevance to protected area management / Carel van Schaik and Madhu Rao
  • Putting the right parks in the right places / Katrina Brandon
  • Making parks work: past, present, and future / Carel van Schaik ... [et al.].
Description
xix, 511 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local Notes
HathiTrust shared print program 2017.
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