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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.

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British and Irish Butterflies: An Island Perspective

Islands are special places; they can be havens for unique plants and animals and refuges for wildlife. This book investigates the biogeography of butterfly species over the British islands, particularly the factors that influence their presence on th...

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...

Invasion Biology: Hypotheses and Evidence

Invasion biology has many hypotheses, but it is largely unknown whether they are backed up by empirical evidence. This book fills that gap by (a) further developing a tool for assessing research hypotheses and (b) applying it to a number of invasion ...
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.

Buy the book: http://www.cabi.org/bookshop/book/9781780641973