Infrastructure Development and Ape Conservation: Volume 3

Infrastructure Development and Ape Conservation: Volume 3

by Arcus Foundation (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108436410
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 11/08/2018
Series: State of the Apes , #3
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.71(d)

About the Author

The Arcus Foundation is a private grant-making foundation that advances social justice and conservation goals. The Arcus Foundation works globally and has offices in New York City and Cambridge.

Table of Contents

Notes to readers; Acknowledgments; Apes overview; Part I. Infrastructure Development and Ape Conservation: Introduction; 1. Towards more sustainable infrastructure: challenges and opportunities in ape range states of Africa and Asia; 2. Impacts of infrastructure on apes, indigenous peoples and other local communities; 3. Deforestation along roads: monitoring threats to ape habitat; 4. Apes, protected areas and infrastructure in Africa; 5. Roads, apes and biodiversity conservation: case studies from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Myanmar and Nigeria; 6. Renewable energy and the conservation of apes and ape habitat; Part II. The Status and Welfare of Great Apes and Gibbons: Introduction; 7. Mapping change in ape habitats: forest status, loss, protection and future risk; 8. The status of captive apes; Annexes; Acronyms and abbreviations; Glossary; References; Index.

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