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60 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
xiii, 211 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Setting the stage
  • The DNA derby
  • Biodiversity : the legacy of the DNA derby
  • Boom and bust in early Montana
  • Modern-day Montana : sustainability or continued plunder?
  • Montana trout : sustaining a fisherman's paradise
  • Sustaining Pacific salmon runs
  • Sustaining Pacific groundfish harvests
  • Ecosystem-based management : broader perspectives, increased uncertainty, unexpected outcomes
  • Imagining the future.
Marine Biology Library (Miller)
xvii, 245 p. ; 23 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
vi, 34 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
26 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Green Library
x, 244 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
xxvi, 584 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Earth Sciences Library (Branner)
xiv, 384 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
How can environmental degradation be stopped? How can it be reversed? And how can the damage already done be repaired? The authors of this volume argue that a two-pronged approach is needed: reducing demand for ecosystem goods and services and better management of them, coupled with an increase in supply through environmental restoration. "Restoring Natural Capital" brings together economists and ecologists, theoreticians, practitioners, policy makers, and scientists from the developed and developing worlds to consider the costs and benefits of repairing ecosystem goods and services in natural and socioecological systems. It examines the business and practice of restoring natural capital, and seeks to establish common ground between economists and ecologists with respect to the restoration of degraded ecosystems and landscapes and the still broader task of restoring natural capital. The book focuses on developing strategies that can achieve the best outcomes in the shortest amount of time as it: - considers conceptual and theoretical issues from both an economic and ecological perspective - examines specific strategies to foster the restoration of natural capital and offers a synthesis and a vision of the way forward Nineteen case studies from around the world illustrate challenges and achievements in setting targets, refining approaches to finding and implementing restoration projects, and using restoration of natural capital as an economic opportunity. Throughout, contributors make the case that the restoration of natural capital requires close collaboration among scientists from across disciplines as well as local people, and when successfully executed represents a practical, realistic, and essential tool for achieving lasting sustainable development.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781597260763 20160527
Green Library
Database topics
Economics and Business; Environmental Studies; Biology
"The Sustainability database explores the management of human use and conservation of the natural resource base, ensuring the attainment and continued satisfaction of human needs in the present as well as maintaining the potential to meet the needs and aspirations of future generations. This involves the maintenance of species diversity & genetic diversity within the species and protection of the habitat/ecosystem they rely upon. The economy is an important aspect of Sustainability and should be seen as "a means to an end" not an end in itself. Coverage includes relevant papers, reports, books and reviews from standard peer-reviewed scientific journals. To ensure comprehensive coverage, material from conference proceedings and hard-to-find gray literature has also been summarized"--CSA Sustainability Science Abstracts factsheet.
1 v. : ill. ; 22 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
103 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Green Library
1 online resource (315 pages) : illustrations.
  • Limits to Resource Use
  • The Limits of Resource Use and Their Economic and Policy Implications / Stefan Giljum and Friedrich Hinterberger
  • The Availability of Fossil Energy Resources / Jörg Schindler
  • Goals and Potentials for a Sustainable Use of Resources
  • Targets for Global Resource Consumption / Stefan Bringezu
  • Sustainable Land Use - Example: Land Take for Settlement and Transport in Germany / Gertrude Penn-Bressel
  • The Need for Decarbonising Our Economy / Guido Knoche, Kai Kuhnhenn, Carla Vollmer and Kathrin Werner
  • Strategies for Enhancing Resource Efficiency / Arnold Tukker
  • Macroeconomic Impacts of Efficient Resource Use / Bernd Meyer
  • Strategies and Policies for a Sustainable Use of Resources
  • The Challenge of the Whole: Creating System Policies to Tackle Sustainability / Friedrich Schmidt-Bleek, Markku Wilenius and Harry Lehmann
  • Changing the Priorities: From Labour Productivity to the Efficiency in the Use of Resources / Aldo Femia
  • Establishing and Strengthening Markets for Resource Efficient Products and Services / Andreas Burger
  • Business Models for Material Efficiency Services / Minna Halme, Markku Anttonen and Mika Kuisma
  • Requirements of an International Natural Resource Policy / Judit Kanthak and Michael Golde
  • Innovations for a Sustainable Resource Use - Reflections and Proposals / Martin Jänicke
  • Proposals for Implementation
  • Reducing Resource Consumption - A Proposal for Global Resource and Environmental Policy / Paul Ekins, Bernd Meyer, Friedrich Schmidt-Bleek and Friedrich Schneider
  • Towards a More Sustainable Use of Resources: A View from the World Resources Forum / Bas de Leeuw, Xaver Edelmann and Katharina A. Meijer
  • From Resource Efficiency to Responsible and Dematerialized Societies / Matthias Koller and Jens Günther
  • About the Need of Resource Efficiency Programs: The Editors' View / Michael Angrick, Andreas Burger and Harry Lehmann.


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