Biodiversity and Conservation in Europe

Biodiversity and Conservation in Europe
Author : David L. Hawksworth
Publisher : Springer
Total Pages : 439
Release : 2010-11-25
ISBN 10 : 904817743X
ISBN 13 : 9789048177431
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

This book brings together a selection of original studies that address biodiversity and conservation in Europe. The contributions are drawn from a wide range of countries and discuss diverse organism and habitat types. They collectively provide a snap-shot of the sorts of studies and actions being taken in Europe to address issues in biodiversity and conservation – topical examples that make the volume especially valuable for use in conservation biology courses.

Biodiversity and Conservation in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: David L. Hawksworth
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-25 - Publisher: Springer

This book brings together a selection of original studies that address biodiversity and conservation in Europe. The contributions are drawn from a wide range of
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Language: en
Pages: 286
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Pages: 424
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Language: en
Pages: 328
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Categories: Business & Economics
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