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Environmental science

CABI provides comprehensive, up-to-date information on the issues of environmental quality, including pollution and degradation and associated remediation technologies. Current issues, such as biofuels and climate change are also covered.

We collate published information from the world’s scientific literature, and commission relevant books and monographs.

Environmental Impact is an internet resource created in response to demand from the scientific community, policy makers and information specialists for a single comprehensive bibliographic information resource on climate change and other influences of humans on the biosphere.

Capacity Building for Sustainable Development

Capacity building has been a topic of intense focus in many “core” or industrialized counties. This book explores the theoretical underpinnings of capacity building to sustain the natural resources, cultural resources, and human resources of communit...

Indigenous Knowledge: Enhancing its Contribution to Natural Resources Management

Indigenous Knowledge (IK) reviews cutting-edge research and links theory with practice to further our understanding of this important approach's contribution to natural resource management. It addresses IK's potential in solving issues such as coping...

Gender and Rural Globalization: International Perspectives on Gender and Rural Development

This book explores how rural gender relations are changing in a globalized world. It analyses their development in specific places and the effects of the increasing connectedness and mobility of people. It integrates global experiences by discussing...
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change Open Resources
Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change

Edited by M Jackson, B Ford-Lloyd and M Parry

Chapter 8: Climate Change and On-farm Conservation of Crop Landraces in Centres of Diversity from the book Plant Genetic Resources and Climate Change is available to read online for free.

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