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Title Wild rangelands [electronic resource] : conserving wildlife while maintaining livestock in semi-arid ecosystems / edited by Johan T. du Toit, Richard Kock and James C. Deutsch.
Publication Info. Oxford ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Conservation science and practice series ; no. 6.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: A review of rangeland conservation issues in an uncertain future / Monica L. Wrobel, Kent H. Redford -- Riding the rangelands piggyback: a resilience approach to conservation management / Brian Walker -- Addressing the mismatches between livestock production and wildlife conservation across spatio-temporal scales and institutional levels / Johan T. du Toit -- Rangeland conservation and shrub encroachment: new perspectives on an old problem / Steven R. Archer -- Health and disease in wild rangelands / Richard Kock ... [et al.] -- Contemporary views of human-carnivore conflicts on wild rangelands / Alexandra Zimmermann ... [et al.] -- Financial incentives for rangeland conservation: addressing the "show-us-the-money" challenge / Ray Victurine, Charles Curtin -- Biodiversity conservation in Australian tropical rangelands / Stephen T. Garnett ... [et al.] -- Livestock grazing and wildlife conservation in the American West: historical, policy and conservation biology perspectives / Thomas L. Fleischner --
Guanaco management in Patagonian rangelands: a conservation opportunity on the brink of collapse / Ricardo Baldi ... [et al.] -- Multiple use of Trans-Himalayan rangelands: reconciling human livelihoods with wildlife conservation / Charudutt Mishra ... [et al.] -- Herders and hunters in a transitional economy: the challenge of wildlife and rangeland management in post-socialist Mongolia / Katie M. Scharf ... [et al.] -- Social and economic challenges for conservation in east African rangelands: land use, livelihoods and wildlife change in Maasailand / Katherine Homewood, D. Michael Thompson -- The future for wildlife on Kenya's rangelands: an economic perspective / Michael Norton-Griffiths, Mohammed Y. Said -- Synthesis: Local and global solutions to the challenge of keeping rangelands wild / James C. Deutsch.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Grassland animals -- Conservation.
Range management.
Livestock -- Environmental aspects.
Added Author Du Toit, Johan T.
Kock, Richard.
Deutsch, James.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781405177856 1405177853 9781405194884 140519488X (DLC) 2009038740
ISBN 1444317105 (electronic bk.)
9781444317107 (electronic bk.)
9781405177856 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1405177853 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781405194884 (hardcover : alk. paper)
140519488X (hardcover : alk. paper)
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