10. Protected Areas – What People Say about Well-Being

  1. Dilys Roe3,
  2. Joanna Elliott4,
  3. Chris Sandbrook5 and
  4. Matt Walpole5
  1. George Holmes1 and
  2. Dan Brockington2

Published Online: 19 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118428351.ch10

Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Alleviation: Exploring the Evidence for a Link

Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Alleviation: Exploring the Evidence for a Link

How to Cite

Holmes, G. and Brockington, D. (2012) Protected Areas – What People Say about Well-Being, in Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Alleviation: Exploring the Evidence for a Link (eds D. Roe, J. Elliott, C. Sandbrook and M. Walpole), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118428351.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Dilys Roe International Institute for Environment and Development, 80–86 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8NH, UK

  2. 4

    African Wildlife Foundation, Oxford, UK

  3. 5

    United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre, 219 Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0DL, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK

  2. 2

    School of Environment and Development, University of Manchester, Arthur Lewis Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 NOV 2012
  2. Published Print: 21 DEC 2012

Book Series:

  1. Conservation Science and Practice Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Ward Cooper

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470674796

Online ISBN: 9781118428351

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Keywords:

  • protected areas;
  • conservation, “a good thing”;
  • protected areas, diversity of forms;
  • protected area definitions;
  • protected areas, key social impact;
  • limiting/changing locals and access;
  • locals, and micro-politics;
  • IUCN/six protected, four governance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Who knows what about the social impacts of protected areas?

  • What are the social impacts of protected areas, and how widespread are they?

  • What affects who experiences the impacts of protected areas, and why?

  • Conclusion

  • References