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Conference World Wilderness Congress (6th : 1998 : Bangalore, India)

Title Personal, societal, and ecological values of wilderness [electronic resource] : sixth World Wilderness Congress proceedings on research, management, and allocation / [compilers, Alan E. Watson, Gregory H. Aplet, John C. Hendee].

Imprint Ogden, UT : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, [1998-2000]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  A 13.151/5:RMRS-P-14    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (2 v.) : ill., maps
Series Proceedings RMRS ; P-4-P-4
Proceedings RMRS ; P-4-P-14
Proceedings RMRS ; P-4-P-4.
Proceedings RMRS ; P-4-P-14.
Note Title from title screen (viewed Sept. 5, 2008).
Cover title.
"October 1998"--Vol. 1; "July 2000"--vol. 2.
Some papers were originally scheduled to be presented at the 1997 congress, which was postponed until 1998.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Coverage The papers contained in Volume I of these Proceedings were originally scheduled for presentation at the Sixth World Wilderness Congress in Bangalore, India, in 1997. Due to a delay of the Congress until 1998, these 27 papers were compiled for publication prior to presentation. Volume I and Volume II contain papers covering seven topics: protected area systems: challenges, solutions, and changes; opportunities and challenges of wilderness as a basis for sustainable development; understanding and protecting biodiversity; human values and meanings of wilderness; wilderness for personal growth; understanding threats and services related to wilderness resources; and the future of wilderness: challenges of planning, management, training, and research.
Subject Protected areas -- Congresses.
Protected areas -- Economic aspects -- Congresses.
Nature -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.
Added Author Watson, Alan E.
Aplet, Gregory H.
Hendee, John C.
Rocky Mountain Research Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)
Gpo Item No. 0079-B-08 (online)
Sudoc No. A 13.151/5:RMRS-P-4
A 13.151/5:RMRS-P-14

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