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Title Conservation of rare or little-known species [electronic resource] : biological, social, and economic considerations / edited by Martin G. Raphael, Randy Molina ; foreword by Nancy Molina.

Imprint Washington : Island Press, c2007.


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Description xi, 375 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction / Martin G. Raphael and Bruce G. Marcot -- 2. Conservation goals and objectives / Martin G. Raphael ... [et al.] -- 3. Species rarity : definition, causes, and classification / Curtis H. Flather and Carolyn Hull Sieg -- 4. Definitions and attributes of little-known species / Randy Molina and Bruce G. Marcot -- 5. Special considerations for the science, conservation, and management of rare or little-known species / Bruce G. Marcot and Randy Molina -- 6. Species-level strategies for conserving rare or little-known species / Bruce C. Marcot and Curtis H. Flather -- 7. System-level strategies for conserving rare or little-known species / Bruce G. Marcot and Carolyn Hull Sieg -- 8. Effectiveness of alternative management strategies in meeting conservation objectives / Richard S. Holthausen and Carolyn Hull Sieg -- 9. Social considerations / John D. Peine -- 10. Economic considerations / Richard L. Johnson, Cindy S. Swanson, and Aaron J. Douglas -- 11. Implementation considerations / Deanna H. Olson -- 12. A process for selection and implementation of conservation approaches / Martin G. Raphael ... [et al.].
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Biodiversity conservation.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Raphael, Martin G. (Martin George)
Molina, R.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781597261654 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1597261653 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781597261661 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1597261661 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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