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Natural security: protected areas and hazard mitigation, arguments for protection

Source(s):  World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF)

This document, prepared with environmental research group Equilibrium, examines in detail the impacts of floods in Bangladesh (2000), Mozambique (2000 and 2001) and Europe (2006), heat waves and forest fires in Portugal (2003), an earthquake in Pakistan (2005) and the Indian Ocean tsunami (2004) and Hurricane Katrina in the USA (2005) in illustrating the natural disaster prevention and mitigation potential of environmental conservation.



 
 
  • Natural security: protected areas and hazard mitigation, arguments for protection
  • Publication date 2008
  • Author(s) Stolton, Sue; Dudley, Nigel; Randall, Jonathan
  • Number of pages 128 p.
  • ISBN/ISSN 9782880852801

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