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Main Title Ecosystems and human well-being : current state and trends : findings of the Condition and Trends Working Group of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Hassan, Rashid M.
Scholes, Robert.
Ash, Neville.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 60697094
ISBN 1559632275 (alk. paper); 9781559632270 (alk. paper); 1559632283 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9781559632287 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Human ecology. ; Ecosystem management. ; Biotic communities. ; Biodiversity. ; Ecological assessment (Biology) ; Biological diversity
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  GF50.E264 2005 NHEERL/AED Library/Narragansett,RI 08/03/2007
EJAM  GF50.E264 2005 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 06/16/2009
Collation xxi, 917 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
MA conceptual framework -- Analytical approaches for assessing ecosystem conditions and human well-being -- Drivers of ecosystem change -- Biodiversity -- Ecosystem conditions and human well-being -- Vulnerable peoples and places -- Fresh water -- Food -- Timber, fuel, and fiber -- New products and industries from biodiversity -- Biodiversity regulation of ecosystem services -- Nutrient cycling -- Climate and air quality -- Human health : ecosystem regulation of infectious diseases -- Waste processing and detoxification -- Regulation of natural hazards: floods and fires -- Cultural and amenity services -- Marine fisheries systems -- Coastal systems -- Inland water systems -- Forest and woodland systems -- Dryland systems -- Island systems -- Mountain systems -- Polar systems -- Cultivated systems -- Urban systems -- Synthesis.