Chapter 8. Articulating Goals and Setting Priorities

  1. Dan L. Perlman and
  2. Glenn Adelson

Published Online: 3 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444313550.ch8

Biodiversity: Exploring Values and Priorities in Conservation

Biodiversity: Exploring Values and Priorities in Conservation

How to Cite

Perlman, D. L. and Adelson, G. (1997) Articulating Goals and Setting Priorities, in Biodiversity: Exploring Values and Priorities in Conservation, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444313550.ch8

Author Information

  1. Environmental Science and Public Policy, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 3 OCT 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780865424395

Online ISBN: 9781444313550

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Keywords:

  • articulating goals and setting priorities;
  • regional habitat units (RHUs);
  • Biodiversity Support Program workshop;
  • priority-setting process and distinct values;
  • protecting biodiversity;
  • Global Biodiversity and World Resources;
  • protecting diverse subset of biodiversity;
  • Conservation Needs Assessment workshop - Papua New Guinea;
  • values, goals, and resources in priority-setting process

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Central Goals: Determining What to Protect

  • The Priority-Setting Process

  • Scale of Concern

  • Voices

  • References