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The Resource Biodiversity, E. O. Wilson, editor, Frances M. Peter, associate editor

Biodiversity, E. O. Wilson, editor, Frances M. Peter, associate editor

Label
Biodiversity
Title
Biodiversity
Statement of responsibility
E. O. Wilson, editor, Frances M. Peter, associate editor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also available via the World Wide Web.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.7/2
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH75.A1
LC item number
N32 1988
Literary form
non fiction
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/meetingDate
1986
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/meetingName
National Forum on BioDiversity
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilson, Edward O
  • Peter, Frances M
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Biodiversity
Label
Biodiversity, E. O. Wilson, editor, Frances M. Peter, associate editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The source of the book is the National Forum on BioDiversity, held in Washington, D.C., on September 21-24, 1986, under the auspices of the National Academy of Sciences and Smithsonian Institution"--P. v
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
Challenges to the preservation of biodiversity. -- Human dependence in biological diversity. -- Diversity at risk: tropical forests. -- Diversity at risk: the global perspective. -- The value of biodiversity. -- How is biodiversity monitored and protection. -- Science and technology: how can they help? -- Restoration ecology: can we recover lost ground? -- Alternatives to destruction. -- Policies to protect diversity. -- Present problems and future prospects. -- Ways of seeing the biosphere. -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm17227234
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 521 p.
Isbn
9780309037839
Lccn
87032439
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Biodiversity, E. O. Wilson, editor, Frances M. Peter, associate editor
Publication
Note
"The source of the book is the National Forum on BioDiversity, held in Washington, D.C., on September 21-24, 1986, under the auspices of the National Academy of Sciences and Smithsonian Institution"--P. v
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
Challenges to the preservation of biodiversity. -- Human dependence in biological diversity. -- Diversity at risk: tropical forests. -- Diversity at risk: the global perspective. -- The value of biodiversity. -- How is biodiversity monitored and protection. -- Science and technology: how can they help? -- Restoration ecology: can we recover lost ground? -- Alternatives to destruction. -- Policies to protect diversity. -- Present problems and future prospects. -- Ways of seeing the biosphere. -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm17227234
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 521 p.
Isbn
9780309037839
Lccn
87032439
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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