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<p>Protected areas around the globe national parks, wildlife reserves, biosphere reserves will prosper only if they are supported by the public, the private sector, and the full range of government agencies. Yet such support is unlikely unless society appreciates the importance of protected areas to its own interest, and the protected areas are well-managed and contribute to the national welfare in a cost-effective way.<p>A crucial foundation for success is full cooperation between individuals and institutions. Based on papers presented at the IVth World Congress on National Parks and Protected Areas, Expanding Partnerships in Conservation explores how new and stronger partnerships can be formed between managers of protected areas and other sectors of society. It describes a range of activities currently underway in many parts of the world that are intended to improve conservation efforts at the international, national, and local levels.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781559633512
  • Publisher: Island Press
  • Publication date: 11/1/1995
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 318
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Jeffrey A. McNeely is director of the Biodiversity Program at IUCN.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Partnerships for Conservation: An Introduction 1
Ch. 2 New Partners in Conservation: How to Expand Public Support for Protected Areas 13
Ch. 3 How to Build Local Support for Protected Areas 19
Ch. 4 Protection of the Earth's Environment and Corporate Ethics for the Future 25
Ch. 5 Institutional Options for Managing Protected Areas 30
Ch. 6 Bringing in the Law: Legal Strategies for Integrating Habitat Conservation into Land Use Planning and Management 39
Ch. 7 Social Science and Protected Area Management: The Principles of Partnership 45
Ch. 8 Biosphere Reserves: A Comprehensive Approach 58
Ch. 9 Forestry and Protected Areas: A Natural Partnership 65
Ch. 10 Medicinal Plants and Protected Areas 75
Ch. 11 The Evolution of Zoos, Aquaria, and Botanic Gardens in Relation to Protected Areas 82
Ch. 12 Fisheries and Protected Areas 88
Ch. 13 Protected Areas and the Hydrological Cycle 105
Ch. 14 Protected Areas as a Protection Against Natural Hazards 115
Ch. 15 Protected Areas and the Tourism Industry 127
Ch. 16 Energy Exploitation and Protected Areas 134
Ch. 17 Protected Areas as Investments 142
Ch. 18 How to Involve Women in Protected Area Issues 151
Ch. 19 Redefining National Security: The Military and Protected Areas 156
Ch. 20 No Park Is an Island 169
Ch. 21 Protected Areas and the Private Sector: Building NGO Relationships 178
Ch. 22 Innovative Partners: The Value of Nongovernment Organizations in Establishing and Managing Protected Areas 188
Ch. 23 Lessons from 35 Years of Private Preserve Management in the USA: The Preserve System of the Nature Conservancy 197
Ch. 24 Partnerships Between Rural People and Protected Areas: Understanding Land Use and Natural Resource Decisions 206
Ch. 25 Working with People Who Live in Protected Areas 215
Ch. 26 People and Their Participation: New Approaches to Resolving Conflicts and Promoting Cooperation 223
Ch. 27 Aboriginal Societies, Tourism, and Conservation: The Case of Canada's Northwest Territories 234
Ch. 28 Stewardship: Landowners as Partners in Conservation 243
Ch. 29 The South African Natural Heritage Program: A New Partnership Among Government, Landowners, and the Business Sector 252
Ch. 30 Agreements Between Conservation Agencies and Tribal Neighbors in South Africa 261
Ch. 31 Communities, Parks, and Regional Planning: A Co-Management Strategy Based on the Zimbabwean Experience 270
Ch. 32 Neighbors as Partners of Protected Areas 280
Index 291
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