Agrobiodiversity Conservation

Agrobiodiversity Conservation

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Based on the 2010 conference qTowards the establishment of genetic reserves for crop wild relatives and landraces in Europeq, this book is the cutting edge discussion of agrobiodiversity conservation. By considering the benefits of understanding and preserving crop wild relatives and landraces, it encompasses issues as wide-ranging and topical as habitat protection, ecosystem health and food security. Focusing on Europe, but globally relevant, Agrobiodiversity Conservation is ideal for postgraduate students of conservation and environmental studies, conservation professionals, policy makers and researchers.In: Guarino, L., Ramanatha Rao, V. and Reid, R. (eds) Collecting Plant Genetic Diversity: Technical Guidelines. ... Maxted, N., Dulloo, E., Ford-Lloyd, B.V., Iriondo , J. and Jarvis, A. (2008) Genetic gap analysis: a tool for more effective genetic conservation assessment. ... O., Ratnam, W. and Young, A. (1996) Criteria and Indicators for Impacts of Forest Management on Genetic Variation. ... Available at: cite (accessed 21 April 2011) .

Title:Agrobiodiversity Conservation
Author:Nigel Maxted
Publisher:CABI - 2012


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