Building a future for wildlife : zoos and aquariums committed to biodiversity conservation

Complete Title: 
Building a future for wildlife : zoos and aquariums committed to biodiversity conservation
Non IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

"Building a future for wildlife" is the slogan of the World Zoo and Aquarium Conservation Strategy. Modern zoos and aquariums are playing an increasingly active and important role in conserving species in their natural habitat. This richly illustrated book provides an overview of the partners, approaches and achievements of the world zoo and aquarium community in wildlife conservation. The book's main focus is on 25 conservation success stories from around the globe, portraying the many ways in which zoos and aquariums are committed to biodiversity conservation.

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Imprint: 
Gland, CH : WAZA Executive Office, 2010
Physical Description: 
215p. : ill., maps, fig.
Publication Year: 
2010
ISBN: 
978-3-033-02234-8
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Edited by Gerald Dick and Markus Gusset from the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA), who are both conservation biologists themselves.

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Number of copies: 
1
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Language(s): 
English
Record created: 2013/09/13
Record updated: 2020/04/10