Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more

£91.99

Paperback

Published: 10 September 2019

512 Pages

ISBN: 9781605358970


Also Available As:

Ebook


Request Inspection Copy


Bookseller Code (AG)


This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

New Edition

An Introduction to Conservation Biology

Second Edition

Anna Sher and Richard Primack

  • Focuses successively on biological diversity and its value; threats to biological diversity; conservation at the population and species levels; protecting, managing and restoring ecosystems; and sustainable development
  • Each chapter is beautifully illustrated in full color with diverse examples from the current literature
  • Chapters begin with guiding conservation biology principles and end with study aids including summaries, an annotated list of suggested readings, and discussion questions
  • Throughout, the authors maintain a focus on the active role that scientists, local people, conservation organizations, government, and the general public play in protecting biodiversity, even while providing for human needs
Share:

Also of Interest