Arctic flora and fauna : status and conservation / Program for the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna.

Published
  • Helsinki : Edita [2001]
Physical description
272p.
ISBN
  • 9979947659
Notes
  • "Produced by the Arctic Council Program for the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), and built on the contributions of over 100 Arctic scientists."--Back cover.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- 2. Ecology -- 3. Humans -- 4. Conservation -- 5. From forest to tundra -- 6. The tundra and the polar desert -- 7. Rivers, lakes, and wetlands -- 8. The oceans and seas -- 9. Status and trends in species and populations -- 10. Conclusions.
Genre
  • Catalogue
  • Illustrated
  • still image
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • The purpose of this report is "to summarize ... the information required to assess the state of the Arctic's natural environment today ...; to provide a useful reference to a wide audience of policy makers, Arctic residents, researchers, and others active in the conservation of Arctic flora and fauna; to point the way to improving our collective understanding and facilitating the international cooperative action required to conserve the Arctic's natural environment."--p. 11.

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Location of copy Shelfmark Online location Holdings Notes
University of Cambridge Libraries: Scott Polar Research Institute Library: Shelf (*3) : 57
University of Cambridge Libraries: Scott Polar Research Institute Library: Shelf (*3) : 504.06[2001]
University of Cambridge Libraries: Moore Library: Main Library QH84.1 .P764 2001
University of Exeter Library: Forum Library 574.998 ARC
University of Glasgow Library: University Library Level 5 Biology qXA30 2001-H
The Linnean Society of London: Reading Room Q502.7(98) CAF Standard loan
Natural History Museum Library: South Kensington, General 71 q ARC
Zoological Society of London: Library IWY B

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