Common Ground: Solutions for reducing the human, economic and conservation costs of human wildlife conflict

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This report deals with the conflicts between wildlife and human development. Three cases studies are included, in Namibia, Nepal and Indonesia, respectively. Each location has different problems and contexts, but in all three countries, human lives and economic livelihoods are at stake, as well as the loss of habitat of threatened species. The authors advocate a species conservation approach based on land use planning integrated with human needs in order continue sustainable development.

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66 p. : col. ill., col. maps

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World Wildlife Fund May 2008.

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This report deals with the conflicts between wildlife and human development. Three cases studies are included, in Namibia, Nepal and Indonesia, respectively. Each location has different problems and contexts, but in all three countries, human lives and economic livelihoods are at stake, as well as the loss of habitat of threatened species. The authors advocate a species conservation approach based on land use planning integrated with human needs in order continue sustainable development.

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66 p. : col. ill., col. maps

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World Wildlife Fund. Common Ground: Solutions for reducing the human, economic and conservation costs of human wildlife conflict, book, May 2008; Gland, Switzerland. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc32900/: accessed August 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .