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

Otters
An Action Plan For Their Conservation

David Stone and Olga Sheean-Stone

These booklets give the general reader facts and information about fur-bearing mammals from a more conservation-oriented perspective than information generally available from other sources. Each is based on the relevant SSC Action Plan, and is...

130 pages
6 x 8.2

Legal Aspects of the Conservation of Wetlands
"Papers Presented At An International Conference Held In Lyon, France"

Jean Untermaier

207 pages
6.5 x 9.2

The Management of Tropical Moist Forest Lands, 2nd edition
Ecological Guidelines

Duncan Poore and Jeffrey Sayer

This book is a comprehensive guide to fundamental ecological principles in tropical moist forest lands. This edition has been revised to encompass our increased knowledge and understandings of the complexities of forest management. It addresses...

78 pages
6.8 x 9.8

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

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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

Better Trout Habitat
A Guide To Stream Restoration And Management

Montana Land Reliance and Christopher J. Hunter

Better Trout Habitat explains the physical, chemical, and biological needs of trout, and shows how climate, geology, vegetation, and flowing water all help to create trout habitat.

352 pages
6 x 9

Plastics
America's Packaging Dilemma

Plastics explains what plastics are, how they are made, how they are used, and the problems and opportunities they bring.

133 pages
6 x 9

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