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Title Parks in peril : people, politics, and protected areas / edited by Katrina Brandon, Kent H. Redford, Steven E. Sanderson.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Island Press, c1998.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  SB484.L38 P37 1998    Available  ---
Description xv, 519 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "The Nature Conservancy."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 473-490) and index.
Contents Parks in peril: a conservation partnership for the Americas / Brian Houseal, Mónica Ostria, and Jerome Touval -- The Parks in Peril network: an ecogeographic perspective / Roger Sayre, Jane Mansour, Xiaojun Li, Timothy Boucher, Stuart Sheppard, and Kent Redford -- Analyzing the social context at PiP sites / Barbara Dugelby and Michelle Libby -- Mexico: Ría Celestún and Ría Lagartos special biosphere reserves / Joann M. Andrews, Rodrigo Migoya Von Bertrab, Susana Rojas, Armando Sastré Méndez, and Debra A. Rose -- Guatemala: Sierra de las Minas Biosphere Reserve / Andreas Lehnhoff and Oscar Núñez -- Costa Rica: Corcovado National Park / César Cuello, Katrina Brandon, and Richard Margoluis -- Dominican Republic: Del Este National Park / Kelvin Guerrero and Debra A. Rose -- Belize: Rio Bravo Conservation and Management Area / Audrey Wallace and Lisa Naughton-Treves -- Ecuador: Machalilla National Park / Elba Alissie Fiallo and Lisa Naughton-Treves -- Ecuador: Podocarpus National Park / Bolívar Tello, Elba Alissie Fiallo, and Lisa Naughton-Treves -- Bolivia: Amboró National Park / Adolfo Moreno, Richard Margoluis, and Katrina Brandon -- Peru: Yanachaga-Chemillen National Park / Luis Angel Yallico and Debra A. Rose -- Comparing cases: a review of findings / Katrina Brandon -- Perils to parks: the social context of threats / Katrina Brandon -- The new politics of protected areas / Steven Sanderson with Shawn Bird -- Holding ground / Kent Redford, Katrina Brandon, and Steven Sanderson -- Appendix: PiP site scorecard criteria.
Subject National parks and reserves -- Latin America -- Management -- Case studies.
Biodiversity conservation -- Latin America -- Case studies.
Added Author Brandon, Katrina, 1957-
Redford, Kent Hubbard.
Sanderson, Steven E.
Nature Conservancy (U.S.)
ISBN 1559636084 (pbk. : recycled, acid-free paper)
1559636076 (cloth : recycled, acid-free paper)