Chapter 15. Making Conservation Work

  1. E. J. Milner-Gulland1 and
  2. Ruth Mace2

Published Online: 5 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444313598.ch15

Conservation of Biological Resources

Conservation of Biological Resources

How to Cite

Milner-Gulland, E. J. and Mace, R. (eds) (1998) Making Conservation Work, in Conservation of Biological Resources, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444313598.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Ecosystems Analysis and Management Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Anthropology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 JUL 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780865427389

Online ISBN: 9781444313598



  • making conservation work;
  • sustainable use and conservation initiatives;
  • use and conservation and achieving sustainable development;
  • sustainable harvesting system based on economic realities;
  • managing green and black iguanas - much-needed local income;
  • community-based conservation projects;
  • international ivory traders and safari hunters;
  • economics and conservation and subsidy issue;
  • society's changing values affecting political process;
  • market force regulation and environmental degradation check


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Use, communities and conservation

  • Economics and conservation

  • Governance

  • Political will