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Cover for Agroforestry in Canada and its role in farming systems.

This chapter presents the history and background of agroforestry in Canada; and describes farms, forests, woodlots and land use changes in the region. The chapter discusses the driving forces in agroforestry, the relationship of agroforestry with wildlife and biodiversity, agroforestry systems and...

Author(s)
Thevathasan, N. V.; Coleman, B.; Zabek, L.; Ward, T.; Gordon, A. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644851)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Agroforestry systems in temperate Australia.

This chapter is a re-work and reflects a maturity in the thinking and practices amongst many of those working in agroforestry development in Australia. It begins with the likely problems, opportunities and aspirations of farmers within the temperate region that might cause them to be interested in...

Author(s)
Reid, R.; Moore, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644851)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The sounds of silence in Muir Woods.

Large numbers of visitors resulted in substantial noise at Muir Woods National Monument, and this limited the opportunity for visitors to hear the sounds of nature along trails and at Cathedral Grove (Impacts to natural quiet; Impacts to trails; Impacts to attraction sites), and may have affected...

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 Rodent pests and their control.

This updated 2nd edition, two decades after the publication of the first edition, combines information from the latest scientific research on rodent pests and their control. It includes 19 chapters discussing: the natural history of rodents and preadaptations to pestilence; commensal rodents;...

Author(s)
Buckle, A.; Smith, R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Environmental impacts of rodenticides.

This chapter discusses the problems with non-target effects of rodent control on wildlife (e.g., mammals and birds) and environnment, and how better scientific understanding of the underlying ecology might enable the assessment, and perhaps the reduction, of risk. It focuses on understanding how...

Author(s)
Smith, R. H.; Shore, R. F.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ethical issues in trophy hunting.

Discussing the controversies surrounding wildlife tourism and trophy hunting, this chapter offers an overview of the definitional dilemmas with which this 'leisure activity' is faced. It then presents arguments in support of this activity and arguments against it, and looks at trophy hunting from...

Author(s)
Dobson, J.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938130)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Arctic and antarctic.

This chapter looks at the tourism operations in the Arctic and the Antarctic and shows that the relationship between tourism and conservation in the Polar Regions is somewhat ambiguous. On the positive side, tourism may help to contribute to public awareness of environmental impacts and threats to...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936655)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourist destination governance: practice, theory and issues.

This book examines the political order and the issues, processes and approaches in applying governance insights to tourist destinations. The book consists of 16 chapters presented in three parts. Part I introduces the reader to the issues and considerations of tourist destination governance. The...

Author(s)
Laws, E.; Richins, H.; Agrusa, J.; Scott, N.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Wildlife and tourism in Antarctica: a unique resource and regime for management.

This chapter explores whether: (i) tourism and wildlife are compatible in the Antarctic; (ii) tourism can support and conserve Antarctic wildlife; and (iii) Antarctic wildlife can support current or increased tourism. It attempts to reveal and combine some of the known information, but also...

Author(s)
Maher, P. T.
ISBN
2007 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933456)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Perspectives on transfrontier conservation areas: an introduction.

This chapter provides a general discussion on the development of transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs) in Africa and presents an overview of succeeding chapters on the concept of TFCAs; peace parks; local regional and global initiatives for TFCA development; TFCAs in Southern Africa; community...

Author(s)
Ramutsindela, M.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845932213)
Type
Book chapter

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