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Main Title Ecosystems and human well-being : policy responses : findings of the Responses Working Group of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Chopra, Kanchan Ratna.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 60697098
ISBN 1559632690; 9781559632690; 1559632704; 9781559632706
Subjects Human ecology. ; Ecosystem management. ; Ecological assessment (Biology) ; Environmental policy. ; Environmental management. ; Ekosystem. ; HĂȘallbar utveckling.
Internet Access
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Publisher description
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  GF50.E267 2005 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 08/03/2007
EJAM  GF50.E267 2005 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 06/16/2009 DISPERSAL
Collation xxi, 621 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Framework for evaluating responses -- Assessment of past and current responses -- Synthesis and lessons learned. Response options and strategies -- MA conceptual framework -- Typology of responses -- Assessing responses -- Recognizing uncertainties in evaluating responses -- Biodiversity -- Food and ecosystems -- Freshwater ecosystem services -- Wood, fuelwood, and non-wood forest products -- Nutrient management -- Waste management, processing, and detoxification -- Flood and storm control -- Ecosystems and vector-borne disease control -- Climate change -- Cultural services -- Integrated responses -- Consequences and options for human health -- Consequences of responses of human well-being and poverty reduction -- Choosing responses -- Implications for achieving the millennium development goals.