Biodiversity and Conservation in Europe

Biodiversity and Conservation in Europe
Author : David L. Hawksworth
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages : 439
Release : 2007-12-03
ISBN 10 : 9781402068652
ISBN 13 : 1402068654
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: 2007-12-03 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

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
Conservation of Biodiversity in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 3680
Authors:
Categories: Biodiversity conservation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

European Strategy for the Conservation of Invertebrates
Language: en
Pages: 91
Authors: John R. Haslett
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Council of Europe

Invertebrate animals make up the greater part of the world's biological diversity and are present in all habitats, where they perform essential ecological funct
Conserving European Biodiversity in the Context of Climate Change
Language: en
Pages: 61
Authors: Michael B. Usher
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Council of Europe

Climate change is likely to have major environmental effects on natural habitats in the next fifty years. Conservation of biological diversity will have to be m
Pond Conservation in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Beat Oertli
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-24 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Ponds are an exceptional freshwater resource around the world and represent thirty percent of the global surface area of standing water. Furthermore, the millio
European Union Biodiversity Policy
Language: en
Pages: 28
Authors: Susan Baker
Categories: Biodiversity
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

The Pan-European Ecological Network--taking Stock
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Marie Bonnin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Council of Europe

The pace of biodiversity decline is quickening worldwide. Habitat break-up, pollution, over-use of natural areas and the creation of artificial landscapes incre
Agriculture, Biodiversity and Markets
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: Stewart Lockie
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Earthscan

Debate about how best to ensure the preservation of agricultural biodiversity is caught in a counter-productive polemic between proponents and critics of market
Biodiversity Conservation in Transboundary Protected Areas
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: National Research Council
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-10-27 - Publisher: National Academies Press

Recognizing the increasing rate of species loss on a global scale and that neither pollution nor ecosystems respects political boundaries, cooperation on many d
Special Issue: Effective Argumentation for Biodiversity Conservation in Europe
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rob Butger
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: