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The Resource People in nature : wildlife conservation in South and Central America, Kirsten M. Silvius, Richard E. Bodmer, and José M.V. Fragoso, editors

People in nature : wildlife conservation in South and Central America, Kirsten M. Silvius, Richard E. Bodmer, and José M.V. Fragoso, editors

Label
People in nature : wildlife conservation in South and Central America
Title
People in nature
Title remainder
wildlife conservation in South and Central America
Statement of responsibility
Kirsten M. Silvius, Richard E. Bodmer, and José M.V. Fragoso, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book reviews wildlife management and conservation in Central and South America. The book discusses the threats to biodiversity in this area including habitat fragmentation, development, ranching, tourism as well as hunting. The book contains contributions from many local Latin American authors who work there daily and are exposed to the numerous and unique issues that need to be taken into account when talking about conservation in Central and South America. Contributors:abundance and spatial distribution of Orinoco Crocodiles in the Cojedes River sy; Amazonas, Brazil, Aug
Cataloging source
COO
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silvius, Kirsten M
  • Bodmer, Richard E
  • Fragoso, José M. V
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wildlife management
  • Wildlife management
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • Wildlife management
  • Central America
  • South America
  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • Natural Sciences
Label
People in nature : wildlife conservation in South and Central America, Kirsten M. Silvius, Richard E. Bodmer, and José M.V. Fragoso, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-445) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • To José Márcio Ayres, 1954-2003; [Contents]; List of Contributors; 1) Introduction-Wildlife Conservation and Management in South and Central America: MULTIPLE PRESSURES AND INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS; [PART I] Local Peoples and Community Management; 2) Conceptual Basis for the Selection of Wildlife Management Strategies by the Embera Peoplein Utría National Park, Chocó, Colombia {ASTRID ULLOA, HEIDI RUBIO-TORGLER, AND CLAUDIA CAMPOS-ROZO}
  • 3) Bridging the Gap Between Western Scientific and Traditional Indigenous Wildlife Management: THE XAVANTE OF RIO DAS MORTES INDIGENOUS RESERVE, MATO GROSSO, BRAZIL {KIRSTEN M. SILVIUS}4) Increasing Local Stakeholder Participation in Wildlife Management Projects with Rural Communities: LESSONS FROM BOLIVIA {WENDY R. TOWNSEND}; 5) Community-Based Wildlife Management in the Gran Chaco, Bolivia {ANDREW J. NOSS AND MICHAEL D. PAINTER}
  • 6) Fisheries in the Amazon Várzea: HISTORICAL TRENDS, CURRENT STATUS, AND FACTORS AFFECTING SUSTAINABILITY {WILLIAM G.R. CRAMPTON, LEANDRO CASTELLO, AND JOÃO PAULO VIANA}7) Fisheries Management in the Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve {WILLIAM G.R. CRAMPTON, JOÃO PAULO VIANA, LEANDRO CASTELLO, AND JOSÉ MARÍA B. DAMASCENO}; 8) Hunting Effort as a Tool for Community-Based Wildlife Management in Amazonia {PABLO E. PUERTAS AND RICHARD E. BODMER}; [PART II] Economic Considerations
  • 9) Economic Incentives for Sustainable Community Management of Fishery Resources in the Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve, Amazonas, Brazil {JOÃO PAULO VIANA, JOSÉ MARIA B. DAMASCENO, LEANDRO CASTELLO, AND WILLIAM G.R. CRAMPTON}10) Community Ownership and Live Shearing of Vicuñas in Peru: EVALUATING MANAGEMENT STRATEGIESAND THEIR SUSTAINABILITY {CATHERINE T. SAHLEY, JORGE TORRES VARGAS, AND JESÚS SÁNCHEZ VALDIVIA}; 11) Captive Breeding Programs as an Alternative for Wildlife Conservation in Brazil {SÉRGIO LUIZ GAMA NOGUEIRA-FILHOAND SELENE SIQUEIRA DA CUNHA NOGUEIRA}
  • 12) Economic Analysis of Wildlife Usein the Peruvian Amazon {RICHARD E. BODMER, ETERSIT PEZO LOZANO, AND TULA G. FANG}[PART III] Fragmentation and Other Nonharvest Human Impacts; 13) Mammalian Densities and Species Extinctions in Atlantic Forest Fragments: THE NEED FOR POPULATION MANAGEMENT {LAURY CULLEN, JR., RICHARD E. BODMER, CLAUDIO VALLADARES-PADUA, AND JONATHAN D. BALLOU}; 14) Abundance, Spatial Distribution, and Human Pressureon Orinoco Crocodiles (Crocodylus intermedius)in the Cojedes River System, Venezuela {ANDRÉS E. SEIJAS}
Control code
ocn213305954
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 463 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231502085
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/silv12782
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgssbg
  • 25969cce-bddc-4676-9a1a-7b3e5dc20415
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305954
Label
People in nature : wildlife conservation in South and Central America, Kirsten M. Silvius, Richard E. Bodmer, and José M.V. Fragoso, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-445) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • To José Márcio Ayres, 1954-2003; [Contents]; List of Contributors; 1) Introduction-Wildlife Conservation and Management in South and Central America: MULTIPLE PRESSURES AND INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS; [PART I] Local Peoples and Community Management; 2) Conceptual Basis for the Selection of Wildlife Management Strategies by the Embera Peoplein Utría National Park, Chocó, Colombia {ASTRID ULLOA, HEIDI RUBIO-TORGLER, AND CLAUDIA CAMPOS-ROZO}
  • 3) Bridging the Gap Between Western Scientific and Traditional Indigenous Wildlife Management: THE XAVANTE OF RIO DAS MORTES INDIGENOUS RESERVE, MATO GROSSO, BRAZIL {KIRSTEN M. SILVIUS}4) Increasing Local Stakeholder Participation in Wildlife Management Projects with Rural Communities: LESSONS FROM BOLIVIA {WENDY R. TOWNSEND}; 5) Community-Based Wildlife Management in the Gran Chaco, Bolivia {ANDREW J. NOSS AND MICHAEL D. PAINTER}
  • 6) Fisheries in the Amazon Várzea: HISTORICAL TRENDS, CURRENT STATUS, AND FACTORS AFFECTING SUSTAINABILITY {WILLIAM G.R. CRAMPTON, LEANDRO CASTELLO, AND JOÃO PAULO VIANA}7) Fisheries Management in the Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve {WILLIAM G.R. CRAMPTON, JOÃO PAULO VIANA, LEANDRO CASTELLO, AND JOSÉ MARÍA B. DAMASCENO}; 8) Hunting Effort as a Tool for Community-Based Wildlife Management in Amazonia {PABLO E. PUERTAS AND RICHARD E. BODMER}; [PART II] Economic Considerations
  • 9) Economic Incentives for Sustainable Community Management of Fishery Resources in the Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve, Amazonas, Brazil {JOÃO PAULO VIANA, JOSÉ MARIA B. DAMASCENO, LEANDRO CASTELLO, AND WILLIAM G.R. CRAMPTON}10) Community Ownership and Live Shearing of Vicuñas in Peru: EVALUATING MANAGEMENT STRATEGIESAND THEIR SUSTAINABILITY {CATHERINE T. SAHLEY, JORGE TORRES VARGAS, AND JESÚS SÁNCHEZ VALDIVIA}; 11) Captive Breeding Programs as an Alternative for Wildlife Conservation in Brazil {SÉRGIO LUIZ GAMA NOGUEIRA-FILHOAND SELENE SIQUEIRA DA CUNHA NOGUEIRA}
  • 12) Economic Analysis of Wildlife Usein the Peruvian Amazon {RICHARD E. BODMER, ETERSIT PEZO LOZANO, AND TULA G. FANG}[PART III] Fragmentation and Other Nonharvest Human Impacts; 13) Mammalian Densities and Species Extinctions in Atlantic Forest Fragments: THE NEED FOR POPULATION MANAGEMENT {LAURY CULLEN, JR., RICHARD E. BODMER, CLAUDIO VALLADARES-PADUA, AND JONATHAN D. BALLOU}; 14) Abundance, Spatial Distribution, and Human Pressureon Orinoco Crocodiles (Crocodylus intermedius)in the Cojedes River System, Venezuela {ANDRÉS E. SEIJAS}
Control code
ocn213305954
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 463 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231502085
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/silv12782
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgssbg
  • 25969cce-bddc-4676-9a1a-7b3e5dc20415
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305954

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