Chapter 37. Living in a World Heritage Landscape: An International Perspective

  1. Nigel E. Stork Chair Head Associate Dean CEO Director Member2 and
  2. Stephen M. Turton Executive Director Associate Professor Director Councillor3
  1. Jeffrey A. McNeely

Published Online: 2 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch37

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

How to Cite

McNeely, J. A. (2009) Living in a World Heritage Landscape: An International Perspective, in Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape (eds N. E. Stork and S. M. Turton), Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch37

Editor Information

  1. 2

    School of Resource Management and Geography, Faculty of Land and Food Resources, University of Melborne, Burnley Campus, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

  2. 3

    Australian Tropical Forest Institute, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Author Information

  1. International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN), Gland, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156431

Online ISBN: 9781444300321

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Keywords:

  • living in a world heritage landscape;
  • iconic wilderness World Heritage site;
  • role of myth in conserving biodiversity;
  • interface between biodiversity conservation and sustainable forest management;
  • Australia's Wet Tropics and ‘outstanding universal value’;
  • Australia in the World Heritage Convention

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: nature and people

  • The role of myth in conserving biodiversity

  • The interface between biodiversity conservation and sustainable forest management

  • Summary

  • References