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Security and Conservation: The Politics of the Illegal Wildlife Trade by Rosaleen Duffy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Global Environmental Politics. Nov2022, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p205-208. 4p.

Abstract: Rosaleen Duffy became a prominent student and critic of international wildlife conservation when she published I Killing for Conservation i (Duffy [2]), a wonderfully detailed study of wildlife policy in Zimbabwe. Security and Conservation: The Politic...

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Impacts of tourism on support for conservation, local livelihoods, and community resilience around Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Sustainable Tourism. Nov2022, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p2526-2548. 23p.

Abstract: The tourism enterprise-based approach to conservation can diversify livelihood opportunities in and around protected areas while incentivizing conservation support and building community resilience. However, the use of tourism as a tool for integrated ...

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Making sense of nature conservation after the end of nature.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): History and philosophy of the life sciences [Hist Philos Life Sci] 2020 Apr 30; Vol. 42 (2), pp. 18. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Apr 30.

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Abstract: The concept of nature in Western thought has been informed by the assumption of a categorical distinction between natural and artificial entities, which goes back to John Stuart Mill or even Aristotle. Such a way of articulating the natural/artificial ...

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Baumpflege und Artenschutz: Wer ist wofür verantwortlich?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Baumzeitung. oct2022, Issue 5, p44-48. 5p.

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Abstract: The article focuses on laws governing tree care and species protection in Germany. It mentions that the Federal Nature Conservation Act prohibits damage to breeding sites and resting places of wild species, and traffic safety measures on trees can conf...

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The U.S. market for imported wildlife not listed in the CITES multilateral treaty.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Conservation Biology. Dec2022, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p1-14. 14p.

Abstract: 【摘要】: 野生动物国际贸易对保护和环境安全造成了严重风险, 但目前却没有国际监管框架来监测未列入《濒危野生动植物种国际贸易公约(CITES)》附录物种的贸易情况。本研究探讨了国际上有监管与无监管贸易的组成和动态, 重点关注了2009年至2018年进入美国的野外捕获陆生脊椎动物的进口情况。我们使用了10年间物种水平的贸易记录, 包括进口到美国的活的、野生捕获的动物数量, 以及世界自然保护联盟 (IUCN) 的灭绝风险估计数据, 以确定列入与未列入 CITES 的进口物种之间是否存在多样性、丰度和灭绝...

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Defining performance thresholds for effective management of biodiversity within protected areas.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Conservation Biology. Dec2022, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p1-13. 13p.

Abstract: 【摘要】: 成效阈值是确定保护成功的一项重要工具, 它们提供了一种客观的方法来定义良好的生态条件, 并已被《世界自然保护联盟保护区绿色名录》标准认定为保护区管理最佳实践的一个重要部分。随着全球越来越多的保护区被列入绿色名录, 名录中保护区的阈值可以作为一个很好的资源, 用来确定明确定义的成效阈值的属性。本研究分析了与绿色名录中的保护区相关的349个阈值, 以确定它们是否具有特异性和可测量性(即设置明确定义的目标的必要因素)。我们评估了阈值是否有量化的定义, 以及定义中是否包括模糊的术语(如"稳定的数...

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Challenges and a call to action for protecting European red wood ants.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Conservation Biology. Dec2022, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p1-8. 8p.

Abstract: 【摘要】: 红褐山蚁是广泛分布于北半球温带及寒带森林中的一群关键物种。尽管如此, 有越来越多的证据表明红褐山蚁正在发生局部种群下降和灭绝。本研究回顾了整个欧洲的红褐山蚁目前的保护状况及其在世界自然保护联盟(IUCN)的威胁分类。我们发现, 只有部分红褐山蚁物种得到了全球范围内的评估, 而且并非所有存在红褐山蚁分布的国家的红色名录都包括这些物种。不同国家使用不同的评估标准、清查方法和风险类别, 而且经常出现数据缺乏的情况。立法保护则更为复杂, 一些国家的红褐山蚁保护隐含在野生动物群保护之中, 而另一些...

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Protected Area Governance and Management

Protected Area Governance and Management

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: 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 synthesis...

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Diversity, distribution and regional conservation status of the Egyptian tree flora.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): African Journal of Ecology. Dec2022, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p1155-1183. 29p.

Abstract: Résumé: La présente étude vise à déterminer la répartition phytogéographique et le potentiel économique de certaines espèces d'arbres, ainsi qu'à documenter l'estimation du risque d'extinction, et les changements auxquels ces espèces ont été confrontée...

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Gouvernance et gestion des aires protégées

Gouvernance et gestion des aires protégées

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: 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 synthesis...

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