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Title Wetland management and sustainable livelihoods in Africa [electronic resource] / edited by Adrian Wood, Alan Dixon and Matthew McCartney.

Imprint Abingdon ; New York : Earthscan from Routledge, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxii, 281 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Putting people into wetlands / Adrian Wood, Alan Dixon and Matthew McCartney -- The value of wetlands for livelihood support in Tanzania and Zambia / Matthew McCartney -- Catchments and wetlands: a functional landscape approach to sustainable use of seasonal wetlands in central Malawi / Adrian Wood and Patrick Thawe -- Local institutions, social capital and sustainable wetland management: experiences from western Ethiopia / Alan Dixon, Afework Hailu and Tilahun Semu -- The emergence of a systemic view for the sustainable governance and use of wetlands in complex and transforming environments: experiences from Craigieburn, South Africa / Sharon Pollard and Derek du Toit -- Assessing the ecological sustainability of wetland cultivation: experiences from Zambia and Malawi / Donovan Kotze -- Sustainable management of wetlands for livelihoods: Uganda's experiences and lessons / Barbara Nakangu and Robert Bagyenda -- Managing a Ramsar site to support agriculture and fisheries: Lake Chilwa, Malawi / Daniel Jamu and Lisa Rebelo -- Agriculture, livelihoods and fadama restoration in northern Nigeria / Adamu Tanko -- Wetlands and rice development in West Africa / Paul Kiepe and Jonne Rodenburg -- Conclusions: transforming wetland livelihoods / Adrian Wood, Alan Dixon and Matthew McCartney.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Wetland management -- Africa.
Wetlands -- Economic aspects -- Africa.
Wetland agriculture -- Africa.
Sustainable development -- Africa.
Ecosystem services -- Africa.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Wood, Adrian P.
Dixon, Alan B.
McCartney, Matthew P.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781849714112 (hbk)
9781849714129 (pbk)
9780203128695 (e-book)

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