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The Resource On the edge : the state and fate of the world's tropical rainforests : a report to the Club of Rome, Claude Martin ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy

On the edge : the state and fate of the world's tropical rainforests : a report to the Club of Rome, Claude Martin ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy

Label
On the edge : the state and fate of the world's tropical rainforests : a report to the Club of Rome
Title
On the edge
Title remainder
the state and fate of the world's tropical rainforests : a report to the Club of Rome
Statement of responsibility
Claude Martin ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[The author] brings together information from remote imaging, ecology, and economics to explain deforestation and forest health through the world"--Front jacket flap
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Claude
Dewey number
577.34
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541.5.R27
LC item number
M365 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rain forest ecology
  • Rain forests
  • Rain forest ecology
  • Rain forests
  • Rain forest ecology
  • Rain forests
Label
On the edge : the state and fate of the world's tropical rainforests : a report to the Club of Rome, Claude Martin ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.A Destructive Twentieth Century: The Rising Consciousness -- 2.Monitoring Tropical Rainforest Trends: A Tortuous Exercise -- Box 2.3 Claudio C. Maretti -- 3.Global and Regional Deforestation Patterns -- Box 3.1 Ralph M. Ridder -- Specialist's View: Jeffrey Sayer -- 4.The Root Causes of Deforestation and Forest Degradation -- Specialist's View: Jurgen Blaser -- 5.Forest Transitions: Modest Hopes -- 6.Rainforest Biodiversity: Treasures without Price Tags -- Specialist's View: David Kaimowitz -- 7.Rainforest Conservation: Impressive Results -- Are They Enough? -- Box 7.3 Rodney Taylor -- Specialist's View: Claudio C. Maretti -- 8.Climate Change in the Twenty-First Century: The End of Rainforests? -- Specialist's View: Chris Elliott -- 9.The Twenty-First Century: Decisive for the Tropical Rainforests! -- Box 9.2 Bruce J. Cabarle
Control code
ocn907565833
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
XXI, 343 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781771641401
Issuing body
Co-published by: David Suzuki Foundation.
Lccn
2016417692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
Stock number
1390969
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781771641401
  • (OCoLC)907565833
Label
On the edge : the state and fate of the world's tropical rainforests : a report to the Club of Rome, Claude Martin ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.A Destructive Twentieth Century: The Rising Consciousness -- 2.Monitoring Tropical Rainforest Trends: A Tortuous Exercise -- Box 2.3 Claudio C. Maretti -- 3.Global and Regional Deforestation Patterns -- Box 3.1 Ralph M. Ridder -- Specialist's View: Jeffrey Sayer -- 4.The Root Causes of Deforestation and Forest Degradation -- Specialist's View: Jurgen Blaser -- 5.Forest Transitions: Modest Hopes -- 6.Rainforest Biodiversity: Treasures without Price Tags -- Specialist's View: David Kaimowitz -- 7.Rainforest Conservation: Impressive Results -- Are They Enough? -- Box 7.3 Rodney Taylor -- Specialist's View: Claudio C. Maretti -- 8.Climate Change in the Twenty-First Century: The End of Rainforests? -- Specialist's View: Chris Elliott -- 9.The Twenty-First Century: Decisive for the Tropical Rainforests! -- Box 9.2 Bruce J. Cabarle
Control code
ocn907565833
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
XXI, 343 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781771641401
Issuing body
Co-published by: David Suzuki Foundation.
Lccn
2016417692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
Stock number
1390969
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781771641401
  • (OCoLC)907565833

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