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The Economics of Biodiversity Conservation (International Library of Environmental Economics and Policy)

by Stephen Polasky

  • 209 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applied ecology,
  • Conservation of wildlife & habitats,
  • Environmental economics,
  • Environmentalist thought & ideology,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Industries - General,
  • General,
  • Biodiversity conservation,
  • Biological diversity conservat,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Endangered species

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages494
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10852347M
    ISBN 100754622053
    ISBN 109780754622055

    Commenting on these extraordinarily high correlations between economic growth and conservation funding, these investigators noted, “The conservation activity parameters we measured may exhibit positive trends even in the face of declining biodiversity, but biodiversity conservation will ultimately require the cessation of economic growth. Conservation is a resource for all those who aim to reconcile biodiversity with human livelihoods. It traces the historical roots of modern conservation thought and practice, and explores current perspectives from evolutionary and community ecology, conservation biology, anthropology, political 5/5(2).

    Biodiversity conservation confers social benefits at many levels. Although the gene pool is a global public good, many of the ecosystem services supported by biodiversity are regional or even local public goods. At all levels, biodiversity underpins the capacity of the system to deliver services over a range of environmental conditions. The economic problem addressed in this chapter is how to. Downloadable (with restrictions)! The conservation of biodiversity is a major environmental issue, one that promises to remain at or near the top of the environmental agenda for the foreseeable future. The loss of biodiversity affects human welfare as well as being lamentable for its own sake. Humans depend on natural systems to produce a wide variety of ecosystem goods and services, ranging.

    The results have turned out to be surprising to those who see biodiversity loss primarily in terms of the erosion of the genetic library. In various ways the work carried out under the programme has already begun to alter our perception of where the problem in biodiversity loss lies and what policy options are available to deal with it. The Economics of Biodiversity: Statistics and Sound-bites Master Compilation Source Book About this Guide: biodiversity loss – this influence is leveraged to approximately US$ billion (on top of the US$22 billion the IFC lends each year) through voluntary use of PS6.


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