Steady-State Economics
Second Edition With New Essays

First published in 1977, this volume caused a sensation because of Daly's radical view that "enough is best." Today, his ideas are recognized as the key to sustainable development, and Steady-State Economics is universally acknowledged as...

318 pages
6 x 9

The Rising Tide
Global Warming And World Sea Levels

The Rising Tide is the first analysis of global warming and world sea level rise. It outlines state, national, and international actions to respond to the effects of global warming on coastal communities and ecosystems.

157 pages
6 x 9

IUCN directory of protected areas in Oceania

James R Paine

This publication is a positive step in building up public awareness about an area of great diversity but beset with the problems of the vulnerability of small islands and the limited resources of micro-nations.

447 pages
6 x 9

Climate Change
The Ipcc Response Strategies

Climate Change is the report of Working Group III of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), established in 1988 by the World Meteorological Organization and UNEP to address the threat of global warming on an international...

333 pages
8.5 x 11

Wildlife and Habitats in Managed Landscapes

Edited by Jon Rodiek and Eric Bolen

Americans are having an increasing impact on the rural landscape as development further encroaches in former wilderness areas. This disruptive land use is causing a decline in wildlife and wildlife habitats. Wildlife and Habitats in Managed...

238 pages
6 x 9

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Status Survey And Conservation Action Plan

Edited by Peter Jackson and Kristin Nowell

Presents the most comprehensive and up-to-date information available on the 36 wild cats of the world. It includes the first published collection of detailed range maps and some of the first photographs of rare species in the wild. It provides a...

406 pages
8.5 x 11

Biodiversity in Sub-Saharan Africa and Its Islands
Conservation, Management, and Sustainable Use

Edited by R. J. Adams and S. N. Stuart

The focus of this book is primarily on the conservation of wild species and natural ecosystems. It is about conservation strategy but touches on poverty, politics, economic development, war, geography, education and other human concerns. It puts...

242 pages
8.5 x 12

Swallowtail Butterflies
An Action Plan for their Conservation

T.R. New and N. Mark Collins

This is the first insect Action Plan prepared by the IUCN Species Survival Commission, and was chosen because swallowtail butterflies are perhaps the most charismatic to non-entomologists. Some are the largest butterflies which exist, and the...

40 pages
8.5 x 11

Conserving Biological Diversity in Managed Tropical Forests
"Proceedings Of A Workshop Held At The Iucn General Assembly, Perth, Australia, 30 November - 1 December 1990"

Edited by Jill M. Blockhus

At the meeting of the International Tropical Timber Organization held in Bali in 1990, ITTO adopted the target of ensuring that all tropical timber marketed internationally should, by the year 2000, come from forests that are managed sustainably...

244 pages
7 x 10