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Mexican Natural Resources Management and Biodiversity Conservation

Recent Case Studies

Editors: Ortega-Rubio, Alfredo (Ed.)

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  • This book addresses the links between natural resource management and biodiversity conservation in Mexico
    A truly multidisciplinary book, including a wide array of author´s from the social, economic and natural sciences
    It offers practical recommendations for Mexican biodiversity conservation, which can be extrapolated to other Latin American countries

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About this book

This book presents valuable and recent lessons learned regarding the links between natural resources management, from a Socio-Ecological perspective, and the biodiversity conservation in Mexico. It address the political and social aspects, as well as the biological and ecological factors, involved in natural resources management and their impacts on biodiversity conservation. It is a useful resource for researchers and professionals around the globe, but especially those in Latin American countries, which are grappling with the same Bio-Cultural heritage conservation issues.

About the authors

Alfredo Ortega-Rubio. Ph.D. with specialty in Ecology is currently a titular researcher at the Northwest Centre for Biological Research in Mexico. He has received three national awards from the President of the Mexican Republic for his career in scientific research, with a Socio-Ecological perspective, applied to biodiversity conservation in Natural Protected Areas. He has published 194 original research articles, 21 books and 99 book chapters. He has led 175 very large projects on resource management, ecological restoration and environmental impact assessment, including those required to create the Sierra de La Laguna, Vizcaíno Desert and Revillagigedo Archipelago, Biosphere Reserves. He has directed a total of 63 postgraduate thesis, including 35 Ph.D. and 28 Master in Sciences. He has been awarded with the international INTERCIENCIA Prize in Biodiversity Conservation on the American Continent in 2007. He was also awarded the Prize for Scientific Research in the State of Baja California Sur. Since 2004 he has been Researcher "E", the top Researcher level at the CONACYT Research Centres system.

Table of contents (24 chapters)

Table of contents (24 chapters)
  • Biodiversity Conservation in Mexico: Assessing the Institutional Capacity for Implementing Nagoya Protocol and Aichi Targets

    Pages 3-52

    Galindo-González, Jesús Darío (et al.)

  • Are Current Actions for Conservation in Mexico Enough? A Review of the Proximate and Ultimate Threats

    Pages 53-71

    Jiménez-Sierra, Cecilia Leonor (et al.)

  • Patrimonialism, Natural Resource Management, and Civil Service in Mexico: Lessons Learnt from the Last 30 Years

    Pages 73-103

    Aguirre-Muñoz, Alfonso

  • Public Policies and Biodiversity Conservation in Mexico

    Pages 105-115

    Muñoz Sevilla, Norma Patricia (et al.)

  • Public Mexican Corporations’ Sustainability Indicators: Measuring the Profit Benefits of Protected Natural Areas Programs for Socially Responsible Investors

    Pages 117-130

    Espitia-Moreno, Irma Cristina (et al.)

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eBook $169.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-90584-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $219.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-90583-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $219.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-08047-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mexican Natural Resources Management and Biodiversity Conservation
Book Subtitle
Recent Case Studies
Editors
  • Alfredo Ortega-Rubio
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-90584-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-90584-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-90583-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-08047-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 588
Number of Illustrations
61 b/w illustrations, 90 illustrations in colour
Topics