Conservation Research Policy and Practice

Written By William J. Sutherland
Conservation Research  Policy and Practice
  • Publsiher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 30 April 2020
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Download or read book entitled Conservation Research Policy and Practice by author: William J. Sutherland which was release on 30 April 2020 and published by Cambridge University Press with total page pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Conservation research is essential for advancing knowledge but to make an impact scientific evidence must influence conservation policies, decision making and practice. This raises a multitude of challenges. How should evidence be collated and presented to policymakers to maximise its impact? How can effective collaboration between conservation scientists and decision-makers be established? How can the resulting messages be communicated to bring about change? Emerging from a successful international symposium organised by the British Ecological Society and the Cambridge Conservation Initiative, this is the first book to practically address these questions across a wide range of conservation topics. Well-renowned experts guide readers through global case studies and their own experiences. A must-read for practitioners, researchers, graduate students and policymakers wishing to enhance the prospect of their work 'making a difference'. This title is also available as Open Access on Cambridge Core.

Conservation Research Policy and Practice

Conservation Research  Policy and Practice
  • Author : William J. Sutherland,Peter N. M. Brotherton,Zoe G. Davies,Nancy Ockendon,Nathalie Pettorelli,Juliet A. Vickery
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-30
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Conservation research is essential for advancing knowledge but to make an impact scientific evidence must influence conservation policies, decision making and practice. This raises a multitude of challenges. How should evidence be collated and presented to policymakers to maximise its impact? How can effective collaboration between conservation scientists and decision-makers ...

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Communicating Endangered Species
  • Author : Eric Freedman,Sara Shipley Hiles,David B. Sachsman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-08-05
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Communicating Endangered Species: Extinction, News, and Public Policy is a multidisciplinary environmental communication book that takes a distinctive approach by connecting how media and culture depict and explain endangered species with how policymakers and natural resource managers can or do respond to these challenges in practical terms. Extinction isn’t ...

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  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-05-29
  • Total pages : 448
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Summary : With contributions from top geographers, this Companion frames sustainability as exemplar of transdisciplinary science (critical geography) while improving future scenarios, debating perspectives between rich North/poor South, modern urban/backwards rural, and everything in between. The Companion has five sections that carry the reader from foundational considerations to integrative trends, ...

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  • Publisher : ANU Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-08
  • Total pages : 966
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Protected Area Governance and Management presents a compendium of original text, case studies and examples from across the world, by drawing on the literature, and on the knowledge and experience of those involved in protected areas. The book synthesises current knowledge and cutting-edge thinking from the diverse branches of practice ...

Ecotourism

Ecotourism
  • Author : David A. Fennell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-04-19
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : The new fifth edition of Ecotourism focuses on an array of economic, social and ecological inconsistencies that continue to plague ecotourism in theory and practice, and examines the sector in reference to other related forms of tourism, impacts, conservation, sustainability, education and interpretation, policy and governance, and the ethical imperative ...

The Conservation Revolution

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  • Author : Bram Buscher,Robert Fletcher
  • Publisher : Verso Trade
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : A post-capitalist manifesto for conservation Conservation needs a revolution. This is the only way it can contribute to the drastic transformations needed to come to a truly sustainable model of development. The good news is that conservation is ready for revolution. Heated debates about the rise of the Anthropocene and ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-31
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Climate change makes fossil fuels unburnable, but how can the world stop mining coal - the worst source of greenhouse gas emissions?...

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  • Author : Michele M. Betsill,Tabitha M. Benney,Andrea K. Gerlak
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-31
  • Total pages : 280
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Summary : An accessible synthesis of a decade of multidisciplinary research into how diverse actors exercise authority in environmental decision making....

Mitigating Conflicts in Coastal Areas through Science Dissemination

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  • Author : Armando Montanari
  • Publisher : Sapienza Università Editrice
  • Release Date : 2014-12-31
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : This volume is part of a series of publications on cross-national comparative research in the fields of global climate change, coastal areas, sustainable urban development and human mobility. These factors, are confronted with conflicts of interest which arise at both the local and the global level. The volumes being published ...

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  • Author : Lawrence Susskind,Bruno Verdini,Jessica Gordon,Yasmin Zaerpoor
  • Publisher : Anthem Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-31
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : ‘Environmental Problem-Solving' presents short excerpts from carefully selected readings, expert commentaries on those readings, assignments, and the best MIT student responses to the assignments and exam questions with excellent student response. The book presents four main models of environmental policy-making: competing theories of environmental ethics; tools for environmental assessment and ...

Public Policy Praxis

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  • Author : Randy S. Clemons,Mark K McBeth
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-03-03
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Public administration and policy analysis education have long emphasized tidiness, stages, and rationality, but practitioners frequently must deal with a world where objectivity is buffeted by, repressed by, and sometimes defeated by value conflict. Politics and policy are "messy" and power explains much more about the policy process than does ...

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  • Author : Thomas Hein,Rafaela Schinegger,Gabriele Weigelhofer,Dana M. Infante,Jonas Schoelynck
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2021-05-12
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Read online Challenges and Innovative Solutions in River Sciences written by Thomas Hein,Rafaela Schinegger,Gabriele Weigelhofer,Dana M. Infante,Jonas Schoelynck, published by Frontiers Media SA which was released on 2021-05-12. Download full Challenges and Innovative Solutions in River Sciences Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 109
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Read online Copenhagen and Beyond written by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs, published by which was released on 2010. Download full Copenhagen and Beyond Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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Asian Sacred Natural Sites
  • Author : Bas Verschuuren,Naoya Furuta
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-08-12
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Nature conservation planning tends to be driven by models based on Western norms and science, but these may not represent the cultural, philosophical and religious contexts of much of Asia. This book provides a new perspective on the topic of sacred natural sites and cultural heritage by linking Asian cultures, ...

Industrial Environmental Management

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  • Author : Tapas K. Das
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-01-29
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1108783627
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Summary : Provides aspiring engineers with pertinent information and technological methodologies on how best to manage industry's modern-day environment concerns This book explains why industrial environmental management is important to human environmental interactions and describes what the physical, economic, social, and technological constraints to achieving the goal of a sustainable environment are. ...