Conservation Biology in Sub-Saharan Africa
Posted: January 9, 2020 | Updated: January 17, 2020
Author: John W. Wilson, Richard B. Primack, Boston University
Easy to read, this lucid and accessible textbook includes fifteen chapters that cover a full range of conservation topics, including threats to biodiversity, environmental laws, and protected areas management, as well as related topics such as sustainability, poverty, and human-wildlife conflict. This rich resource also includes a background discussion of what conservation biology is, a wide range of theoretical approaches to the subject, and concrete examples of conservation practice in specific African contexts. Strategies are outlined to protect biodiversity whilst promoting economic development in the region.
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Conservation Biology in Sub-Saharan Africa by John W. Wilson, Richard B. Primack, Boston University is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.
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