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082 0 4 _a333.95 BIO
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245 0 0 _aBiodiversity under threat /
_ceditors, R.E. Hester and R.M. Harrison.
260 _aCambridge :
_bRoyal Society of Chemistry,
_c2007.
300 _axviii, 272 p. :
_bill., maps ;
_c24 cm.
440 0 _aIssues in environmental science and technology ;
_vv. 25
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
505 _aImpacts of agricultural change on farmland biodiversity in the UK -- The extent and future of global insect diversity -- Biological invasions in Europe : drivers, pressures, states, impacts and responses -- The deep sea : if we do not understand the biodiversity, can we assess the threat? -- Threatened habitats : marginal vegetation in upland areas -- Trends in biodiversity in Europe and the impact of land-use change -- Tropical moist forests -- The implementation of international biodiversity initiatives : constraints and successes -- Biodiversity assessment and change : the challenge of appropriate methods -- Drivers and pressures on biodiversity in analytical frameworks.
520 _aIn this book the editors have provided a broad view of the many pressures imposed by human-induced changes and the many threats to global biodiversity and of the policy responses required to combat them.
650 0 _aBiodiversity.
650 0 _aEnvironmental engineering & technology.
700 1 _aHester, R. E.
_q(Ronald E.)
700 1 _aHarrison, Roy M.,
_d1948-
710 2 _aRoyal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain)
856 _3Table of contents
_uhttp://openisbn.com/isbn/0854042512/
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