This book explores the changes that are leading to a new century of natural resources management. It places the current situation in historical perspective, analyzes the forces that are propelling change, and describes and examines the specific changes in goals, policy, and practice that are transforming all aspects of natural resources management.The book is an important overview for wildlife biologists, foresters, and others working for public land agencies; professors and students of natural resources; and all those whose livelihood depends on the use of public natural resources.Environmental problems are people problems, not gorilla or sequoia problems. The problem is to get people into aquot;a healthy and productive life in harmony with natureaquot; ( 1 ) . And yet those who put themselves at the center of concerns are liableanbsp;...
|Title||:||A New Century for Natural Resources Management|
|Author||:||Richard L. Knight|
|Publisher||:||Island Press - 1995-03-01|