Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril

Written By Dominick A. DellaSala
Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 July 2021
  • ISBN : 0128129891
  • Pages : 366 pages
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Download or read book entitled Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril by author: Dominick A. DellaSala which was release on 01 July 2021 and published by Elsevier with total page 366 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril: Speaking Truth to Power helps equip scientists working on environmental and sustainability challenges with new tactics for success. Global efforts and cooperation by member states of environmental conventions have steadily increased but lack efficient and scalable mechanisms of translating conservation science to policy. The gap between science and policy is growing and very little time remains before the climate change and biodiversity lossess trigger widespread disruptions of the planet's life support systems. This book covers these important topics, providing a must read for environmental and conservation scientists, climate change activists, students, social scientists, economic professionals, sustainable businesses and policymakers. Provides an unprecedented collection of local, regional, and national case studies from scientists and practitioners engaged in outreach to decision makers and the public Covers personal accounts that bring science into policymaking, providing usable guidelines for those working to bridge this gap Includes the requisite information needed for effective communications and campaign strategies by sharing lessons learned

Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril

Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril
  • Author : Dominick A. DellaSala
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-07-01
  • Total pages : 366
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril: Speaking Truth to Power helps equip scientists working on environmental and sustainability challenges with new tactics for success. Global efforts and cooperation by member states of environmental conventions have steadily increased but lack efficient and scalable mechanisms of translating conservation science ...

Between Scientists Citizens

Between Scientists   Citizens
  • Author : Jean Goodwin
  • Publisher : GPSSA
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 451
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This volume brings together selected papers from an interdisciplinary conference focused on effective and appropriate communication of science in the often-heated controversies characteristic of contemporary democracies. The forty essays represent cutting-edge work from rhetorical and communication theorists studying the practices and norms of public discourse and science communication, philosophers interested ...

Marine Conservation Paleobiology

Marine Conservation Paleobiology
  • Author : Carrie L. Tyler,Chris L. Schneider
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-26
  • Total pages : 261
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This volume describes and explores the emerging discipline of conservation paleobiology, and addresses challenges faced by established and young Conservation Paleobiologist's alike. In addition, this volume includes applied research highlighting how conservation paleobiology can be used to understand ecosystem response to perturbation in near and deep time. Across 10 chapters, the ...

Resource and Environmental Management

Resource and Environmental Management
  • Author : Bruce Mitchell
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : In order to optimally manage the environment and natural resources, it is vitally important to recognize that there is much more to consider than just the environment itself and the natural resources it provides. A key consideration is also the interrelationship between natural ecosystems and human involvement and behavior. This ...

Environmental Education and Advocacy

Environmental Education and Advocacy
  • Author : Edward Johnson,Edward A. Johnson,Michael J. Mappin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2005-03-03
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Great efforts have been made to improve understanding of the environment via programmes offered by educational establishments, government agencies, NGOs and industry groups among others. Criticism exists that sometimes environmental 'education' is actually 'advocacy' of particular values and beliefs, and that there is no real definition of what constitutes environmental ...

Rational Readings on Environmental Concerns

Rational Readings on Environmental Concerns
  • Author : Jay H. Lehr
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 1992-05-15
  • Total pages : 860
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : "...the 'proof' of man's destruction of the environment isconsistently flawed.... the scientific method is being abused andignored. The errors are not random, however, but are systematicallybiased toward attempting to prove the guilt of man in the allegeddestruction of the planet. Objective science is disappearing and isbeing replaced by the pursuit ...

Science Information and Policy Interface for Effective Coastal and Ocean Management

Science  Information  and Policy Interface for Effective Coastal and Ocean Management
  • Author : Bertrum H. MacDonald,Suzuette S. Soomai,Elizabeth M. De Santo,Peter G. Wells
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-04-27
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This book provides a timely analysis of the role that information-particularly scientific information-plays in the policy-making and decision-making processes in coastal and ocean management. It includes contributions from global experts in marine environmental science, marine policy, fisheries, public policy and administration, resource management...

Recent Advances and Issues in Environmental Science

Recent Advances and Issues in Environmental Science
  • Author : Joan R. Callahan
  • Publisher : Greenwood
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 323
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : The changes and significant developments that have accompanied the relatively young field of environmental science are documented in this addition to the Oryx Frontiers of Science Series. From major causes for environmental concern to possible solutions, Environmental Science presents a balanced and comprehensive view of the collective fields of ecology, ...

Global Ecology and Biogeography

Global Ecology and Biogeography
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Anti modern Environmental Ideology in Environmental Science Policy Disputes

Anti modern Environmental Ideology in Environmental Science Policy Disputes
  • Author : James Anthony Tantillo
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 490
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Career Opportunities in Conservation and the Environment

Career Opportunities in Conservation and the Environment
  • Author : Paul Greenland,AnnaMarie L. Sheldon
  • Publisher : Ferguson Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Provides information on the duties, salaries, employment prospects, and skills, training, or education necessary for more than sixty-five jobs that focus on nature and the environment....

Conservation in the Internet Age

Conservation in the Internet Age
  • Author : James N. Levitt
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 2002-09
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Since the earliest days of our nation, new communications and transportation networks have enabled vast changes in how and where Americans live and work. Transcontinental railroads and telegraphs helped to open the West; mass media and interstate highways paved the way for suburban migration. In our own day, the internet ...

Environmental Science

Environmental Science
  • Author : William P. Cunningham,Mary Ann Cunningham,Barbara Woodworth Saigo
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 646
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This book is intended for use in a one- or two-semester course in environmental science, human ecology, or environmental studies at the college or advanced placement high school level. Because most students who will use this book are freshman or sophomore nonscience majors, the authors have tried to make the ...

Alternatives Journal

Alternatives Journal
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 212
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Knowledge and Environmental Policy

Knowledge and Environmental Policy
  • Author : William Ascher,Toddi A. Steelman,Robert G. Healy
  • Publisher : Mit Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : During the George W. Bush administration, politics and ideology routinely trumped scientific knowledge in making environmental policy. Data were falsified, reports were edited selectively, and scientists were censored. The Obama administration has pledged to restore science to the policy making process. And yet, as the authors of Knowledge and Environmental ...