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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Ecosystems and human well-being : a framework for assessment /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Alcamo, Joseph.
Bennett, Elena M.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 52349201
ISBN 1559634022; 9781559634021; 1559634030; 9781559634038
Subjects Human ecology. ; Ecosystem management. ; Environmental Health. ; Risk Assessment. ; Ecologie humaine. ; Equilibre cologique.
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  GF50.E26 2003 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 08/03/2007
EKCM  GF50.E26 2003 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 10/06/2021
ELDM  GF50.E26 2003 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 11/22/2005
ERAM  GF50.E26 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 02/18/2005
ESAM  GF50.E26 2003 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 05/28/2004
Collation xiv, 245 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
"The first product of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MA), a four-year international work program designed to meet the needs of decision-makers for scientific information on the links between ecosystem change and human well-being"--Preface. Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-235) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction and conceptual framework -- Ecosystems and their services -- Ecosystems and well-being -- Drivers of change in ecosystems and their services -- Dealing with scale -- Concepts of ecosystem value and valuation approaches -- Analytical approaches -- Strategic interventions, response options, and decision-making.