Ecosystems and human well-being : multiscale assessments : findings of the Sub-global Assessments Working Group of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment / edited by Doris Capistrano ... [et al.].

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Washington, DC : Island Press, c2005.
Description
xix, 388 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 29 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Related name
Series
The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment series ; v. 4
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Summary of the MA conceptual framework -- Overview of the MA sub-global assessments -- Linking ecosystem services and human well-being in the sub-global assessments -- The multiscale approach -- Using multiple knowledge systems in sub-global assessments : benefits and challenges -- Assessment process -- Drivers of ecosystem change -- Condition and trends of ecosystem services and biodiversity -- Responses to ecosystem changes and their impacts on human well-being : lessons from sub-global assessments -- Sub-global scenarios -- Communities, ecosystems, and livelihoods -- Reflections and lessons learned.
ISBN
  • 1559631856 (alk. paper)
  • 9781559631853 (alk. paper)
  • 1559631864 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9781559631860 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2005017194
OCLC
60697091
RCP
N - S