New publication: Biodiversity
arthur at ERIN.GOV.AU
Fri May 28 09:47:16 CDT 1993
NEW PUBLICATION: " CONSERVATION OF BIODIVERSITY, ECOLOGICAL INTEGRITY AND
ECOLOGICALLY SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT"
The Australian Conservation Foundation and the World Wide Fund for Nature,
Australia have published a major paper entitled "Conservation of
biodiversity, ecological inquiry and ecologically sustainable development".
The discussion paper, available in the form of a bound document, has
What are ecological integrity and biodiversity?
Values of biodiversity
Status of biodiversity and ecologocal integrity in Australia
Threats to biodiversity and ecological integrity in Australia.
The role of protected areas in the conservation of biodiversity and
In-situ measures for protection of Australia's biodiversity.
Ex-situ measures for maintaining biodiversity as well as a comprehensive
suite of recommendation.
The 150 page paper is available from
Australian Conservation Foundation
340 Gore Street
Fitzroy VIC Australia
(03) 416 1166 (contact Sandra Haffenden) at the cost of $30 (Australian) per
The paper's authors are Nevil Amos, Professor Jamie Kirkpatrick and Melissa
Librarian in charge
Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service
GPO Box 636
Canberra ACT 2601 AUSTRALIA
e-mail: rmissing at anpws.erin.gov.au
More information about the Taxacom