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Economics of protected areas

a new look at benefits and costs

by John A. Dixon

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Published by Island Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural areas -- Developing countries -- Management.,
    • Natural areas -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries.,
    • Natural areas -- Government policy -- Developing countries.,
    • Conservation of natural resources -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies (p. 213-221) and index.

      StatementJohn A. Dixon, Paul B. Sherman.
      ContributionsSherman, Paul B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH77.D44 D59 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 234 p. :
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1873902M
      ISBN 101559630337, 1559630329
      LC Control Number90033702

      Social and Economic Benefits of Protected Areas: An Assessment Guide - Ebook written by Marianne Kettunen, Patrick ten Brink. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Social and Economic Benefits of Protected Areas: . Arguments for Protected Areas__Book Review__by Ismar Lima.

      Description. PAGM briefing note. Protected Area Governance and Management presents a compendium of original text, case studies and examples from across the world, by drawing on the literature, and on the knowledge and experience of those involved in protected book Cited by: Marine Protected Areas: Science, Policy and Management addresses a full spectrum of issues relating to Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) not currently available in any other single volume. .

      is rather little, however, on private protected areas: a paragraph on pp, and a short case study on p The emphasis is strongly terrestrial, though there is one chapter specifically on marine protected areas. Taking the book on its own terms, as a training manual for protected area. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dixon, John A., Economics of protected areas. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, © (OCoLC)


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Economics of Protected Areas: A New Look At Benefits And Costs Hardcover – September 1, by Paul B. Sherman (Author),Cited by: "Not all commons are protected areas, but the management of commons also benefit from a better understanding of their socio-economic values.

This book will help decision makers in selecting the most appropriate policies and practices of land use."--International Journal of the Commons, Vol 8, No 1 () "This book Author: Marianne Kettunen. Economics of Protected Areas is a groundbreaking effort to help governments examine the costs and benefits of maintaining protected areas.

The authors provide a methodology for assigning monetary values to nature and explain the economic techniques. Book Description. Protected areas (PAs) contain biodiversity and ecosystems of high conservation value.

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The aim of the workshop on the economics of protected areas was to present the state of the art in assessing the economic contributions that protected areas make to society, and to address the policy and institutional changes that are required to enable protected areas to enhance their economic.

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The aims are to develop a general economic Cited by: setting budget priorities and shaping programs. They should make economic development planners and managers of protected areas more aware of the valuable contribution of PAs as productive assets in the economy.

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This PANORAMA – Solutions for a Healthy Planet publication introduces twenty concrete success stories – ‘solutions’ – from 14 countries, contributed by a variety of organizations. The publication places these examples in the context of the current debate on protected and conserved area.

The economics of protected areas - A European perspective Article (PDF Available) in Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsgeographie 58() August with 1, Reads How we. Economic aspects of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) Nir Becker & Yael Choresh Note:The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this docu-ment do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of UNEP concerning the legal status of any State,Territory, city or area.

This handbook, produced by world renowned experts from the World Conservation Union (IUCN), spans the full terrain of protected area management and is the international benchmark for the field. The book. The goal of Economics of protected areas is to explain how economics can be used to help make decisions involving natural areas.

The book is divided into two parts. Part I takes a broad look at the economic issues associated with establishing and managing protected areas, especially in developing countries (the book.

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No. 2. Task Force on Economic Benefits of Protected Areas of the World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA) of IUCN, in collaboration with the Economics Service Unit of IUCN,xii + 52pp. Guidelines for Marine Protected Areas. Buy Social and Economic Benefits of Protected Areas by Kettunen, Marianne, ten Brink, Patrick (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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