Chapter 42. What Are We Conserving? Establishing Multiscale Conservation Goals and Objectives in the Face of Global Threats

  1. David B. Lindenmayer and
  2. Richard J. Hobbs
  1. J. Michael Scott and
  2. Timothy H. Tear

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch42

Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles

Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles

How to Cite

Scott, J. M. and Tear, T. H. (2007) What Are We Conserving? Establishing Multiscale Conservation Goals and Objectives in the Face of Global Threats, in Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles (eds D. B. Lindenmayer and R. J. Hobbs), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch42

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405159142

Online ISBN: 9780470692400

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Keywords:

  • conservation goals;
  • global threats;
  • conservation movement;
  • scales;
  • conservation assessments

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction: A new era in conservation

  • Establishing a foundation for goal and objective setting in conservation

  • Expanding the conservation toolbox to achieve better results

  • Conclusions

  • References