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Our natural resources and their conservation

Harry B. Kircher

Our natural resources and their conservation

by Harry B. Kircher

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Published by Interstate Publishers in Danville, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural resources -- United States.,
    • Conservation of natural resources -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 507-508) and index.

      StatementHarry B. Kircher, Donald L. Wallace, Dorothy J. Gore.
      ContributionsWallace, Donald L., Gore, Dorothy J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC103.7 .K55 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 518 p. :
      Number of Pages518
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1573426M
      ISBN 100813429234
      LC Control Number91070741
      OCLC/WorldCa24992430

      Our future and that of the natural world are inextricably bound together. What that future looks like depends on the choices people make about how we live, how we use and manage resources, and how we contribute to the conservation of Earth’s ecosystems, biodiversity and natural resources. „Natural resource management‟ is a collective term for the management of natural resources, including wildlife. „Community-based natural resource management‟ (CBNRM) is an rural development that recognizes the rights of local people to manage and benefit File Size: 1MB.

        A new book, Sacred Natural Sites: Conserving nature and culture, is being launched by IUCN today at the Convention on Biological Diversity conference in Nagoya, launch is part of an event organized through a collaboration between ETC-COMPAS and IUCN and is dedicated to promoting sacred natural sites and their crucial role in conserving nature and culture. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) used an approach similar to the GRI's and developed a series of indicators to evaluate the sustainability of agricultural systems—defined as the ability of a system to meet the needs of the farmer while conserving natural resources (NRSC, ). One.

      Sand County Foundation's mission is to inspire and enable a growing number of private landowners to ethically manage natural resources in their care so that future generations have clean and abundant water, healthy soil to support agriculture and forestry, plentiful habitat for wildlife and opportunities for outdoor recreation. The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Our vision is a world where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.


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