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Title The vicuna : the theory and practice of community based wildlife management / Iain J. Gordon, editor.
Imprint New York : Springer, 2009.

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Subject Vicuña -- Conservation.
Vicuña -- Conservation -- Citizen participation.
Vicuña -- Control.
Wildlife utilization -- Planning.
Wildlife management.
Alt Name Gordon, I. J. (Iain J.)
Description 1 online resource (ix, 124 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Philosophy of Sustainable Wildlife Use / Iain Gordon -- The Historical Relationship Between People and the Vicuna / Hugo Yacobaccio -- The Vicuna in the Andean Altiplano / Jane C. Wheeler, Jerry Laker -- Sociality, Foraging and Habitat Use by Vicuna / Marcelo Cassini, Mariela Borgnia, Yanina Arzamendia, Veronica Benitez, Bibiana Vila -- Animal Welfare and the Sustainable Use of the Vicuna / Cristian Bonacic, Jessica Gimpel, Pete Goddard -- International Policies and National Legislation Concerning Vicuna Conservation and Exploitation / Desmond McNeill, Lichtenstein Gabriela, Renaudeau d' Arc Nadine -- Local Participation in Vicuna Management / Kristi Anne Stlen, Gabriela Lichtenstein, Renaudeau d'Arc Nadine -- Environmental Education as a Tool in the Sustainable Management of Vicuna in the Altiplano of South America / Bibiana Vila, Javier Garcia Gomez, Ana Wawrzyk -- Lessons for the Future of Sustainable Use of Vicuna / Iain Gordon.
Summary Explains how education and regulation are required to prevent the proliferation of unsustainable practices. This book demonstrates the animal welfare, ecological, economic, social, and conservation trade-offs that exist between different management systems. It offers insights into the viability of community-based wildlife management of a species.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780387094762
0387094768
9780387094755
038709475X
1281964891
9781281964892
OCLC # 314798373
Additional Format Print version: Vicuna. New York : Springer, 2009 038709475X 9780387094755 (OCoLC)288986471


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