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Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING (June 5, 2013)
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Networks of land controlled for conservation throughout various tenures have speedily elevated in quantity (and acceptance) in Australia over the last twenty years. those comprise iconic large-scale projects akin to Gondwana hyperlink, the good jap levels Initiative, Habitat 141°, and the South Australian NatureLinks, in addition to different, landscape-scale ways reminiscent of Biosphere Reserves and Conservation administration Networks. Their goals were a number of: to guard the integrity and resilience of many Australian ecosystems through protecting and restoring large-scale traditional landscapes and environment procedures; to minimize the affects of fragmentation; to extend the connectivity of habitats to supply for species circulate and version as weather alterations; and to construct group aid and involvement in conservation.This ebook attracts out classes from a number of verified and new connectivity conservation tasks from round Australia, and is complemented by way of foreign examples. Chapters are written through leaders within the box of creating and working connectivity networks, in addition to key ecological and social scientists and specialists in governance. Linking Australia's Landscapes can be an immense reference for coverage makers, ordinary source managers, scientists, and lecturers and tertiary scholars facing matters in landscape-scale conservation, ecology, conservation biology, environmental coverage, making plans and administration, social sciences, local improvement, governance and environment companies.