This unique resource offers an overview of wildlife conservation and environmental planning in the third world. Sponsored by the Bombay Natural History Society, the work draws together the work of leading experts who examine a wide range of issues in conservation and wildlife biology as they affect developing countries where remedies and problem-solving are often vastly more difficult than in wealthier parts of the world. Topics addressed include the over-exploitation of natural resources, environmental degradation, animal preservation, national forestry and reserve policies, and many other critical issues. Lavishly illustrated, and authoritative in its coverage, this volume offers a stimulating examination that will be of interest to both scientists and environmentally concerned general readers.Lessons on visits to the zoo included understanding animal life as well as getting to know common trees and ... Wildlife essay and painting competitions we find are useful tools ... booklets on birds, mammals and plants in English as well as in Indian languages is a continuing nature education programme. ... training colleges as this is a very necessary and important need at the moment. the Club strength.
|Title||:||Conservation in developing countries|
|Author||:||Bombay Natural History Society. Centenary Seminar|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 1990|