Guidelines for applying protected area management categories

Complete Title: 
Guidelines for applying protected area management categories
IUCN Publication

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Abstract: 

IUCN’s Protected Areas Management Categories, which classify protected areas according to their management objectives, are today accepted as the benchmark for defining, recording and classifying protected areas.They are recognized by international bodies such as the United Nations as well as many national governments. As a result, they are increasingly being incorporated into government legislation. These guidelines provide as much clarity as possible regarding the meaning and application of the Categories. They describe the definition of the Categories and discuss application in particular biomes and management approaches.

Imprint: 
Gland : IUCN, 2008
Physical Description: 
x, 86p. : ill.
Publication Year: 
2008
ISBN: 
978-2-8317-1086-0
DOI: 
https://doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.CH.2008.PAPS.2.en
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Includes bibliographic references. 

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Number of copies: 
2
Selling Price: 
USD 30
Language(s): 
English
Record created: 2013/09/12
Record updated: 2018/03/22