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By Serge Morand,Claire Lajaunie,Rojchai Satrawaha
Southeast Asia is very diverse by way of socio-ecosystems and biodiversity, yet is present process dramatic environmental and social alterations. those adjustments signify the new interval and will be illustrated through the results of the golf green Revolution within the past due Nineteen Sixties and Seventies, to the globalization of alternate and extending agronomic intensification during the last decade.
Biodiversity Conservation in Southeast Asia presents theoretical overviews and demanding situations for utilized learn in dwelling source administration, conservation ecology, well-being ecology and conservation making plans in Southeast Asia. 5 key issues are addressed: beginning and evolution of Southeast Asian biodiversity; demanding situations in conservation biology; environment prone and biodiversity; handling biodiversity and dwelling assets; coverage, economics and governance of biodiversity. precise case experiences are integrated from Thailand and the reduce Mekong Basin, whereas different chapters handle cross-cutting subject matters appropriate to the total Southeast Asia region.
This is a priceless source for lecturers and scholars within the components of ecology, conservation, environmental coverage and administration, Southeast Asian stories and sustainable improvement.
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Biodiversity Conservation in Southeast Asia: Challenges in a Changing Environment (Earthscan Conservation and Development) by Serge Morand,Claire Lajaunie,Rojchai Satrawaha