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Cover for From a complex to degraded system: laws, customs, market forces and legal pluralism in the Cordillera, northern Philippines.

This chapter focuses on the alarming rate of forest destruction in the Cordillera region of Luzon, in northern Philippines, involving two national parks and protected areas. It argues that much of the degradation and unsustainable management affecting the national parks has been brought about by a...

Author(s)
Prill-Brett, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391797)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Saving bats at Mammoth Cave.

Bats are one of many intriguing features that draw visitors to Mammoth Cave National Park each year. But visitors can contribute to the spread of white-nose syndrome (WNS), a disease that has devastated bat populations throughout the eastern and central USA (Impacts to wildlife). Park managers have ...

Author(s)
Manning, R. E.; Anderson, L. E.; Pettengill, P. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391025)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Forest management and species composition: a historical approach in Lorraine, France.

This chapter presents the study of forest history in France, including historical forest uses and their consequences for forest management. The chapter also discusses the making of the technical and legislative framework, along with the consequences of forestry policies for forest composition in...

Author(s)
Rochel, X.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643373)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Environment and agriculture.

This chapter studies the relationship between agriculture and the environment in Serbia. The chapter describes the environmental impacts of agriculture, examines the extent to which agri-environmental concerns are dealt with by the environmental, agricultural and rural policies, discusses how...

Author(s)
Berkum, S. van; Bogdanov, N.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641454)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for State and federal responses to increasing input intensity in the US.

This chapter provides the reader with an understanding of US agri-environmental policy including a review of the approaches that have been used and a description of the overall regulatory context. It presents case studies that characterize compliance costs of key regulations and standards affecting ...

Author(s)
Winsten, J.; Knight, L. G.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935573)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Trade effects of environmental and animal welfare standards in the hog sectors of the EU, US and Canada.

This chapter explores the trade effects of environmental regulations (related to reducing water pollution from excess nitrogen) and animal welfare standards in the pig sectors of the EU, USA and Canada. It is revealed that total compliance costs with the Nitrates Directive by pig producers in the...

Author(s)
Roest, K. de; Winsten, J.; Rajsic, P.; Dillen, K.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935573)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Environmental standards in the fruits and vegetables sector of Spain.

This chapter compares costs of compliance with the Nitrates Directive and pesticide regulations across fruit and vegetable farms in parts of Spain. It is argued that compliance with standards might even reduce costs, mainly in highly productive regions where changes in management practices (e.g....

Author(s)
Varela-Ortega, C.; Esteve, P.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935573)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cost-benefits of nematode management through regulatory programs.

Author(s)
Lehman, P. S.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851996469)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for European Union.

This chapter provides an overview of the main environmental and health-related standards that apply to EU agriculture. The most important environmental and health-related issues, which are of major concern in the EU and with high priority in policy are: nutrient enrichment in water by nitrates and...

Author(s)
Brouwer, F.; Dwyer, J.; Baldock, D.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851995861)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for USA.

This chapter identifies 4 situations when human and environmental health in the USA are perceived as seriously threatened by agriculture: water pollution from large confined feeding operations; pesticide applications; wetland alterations; and endangered species habitat alteration. In these...

Author(s)
Carpentier, C. L.; Ervin, D. E.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851995861)
Type
Book chapter

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