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Title Full of life [electronic resource] : UNESCO biosphere reserves, model regions for sustainable development / German MAB National Committee (ed.).

Published Berlin : Springer-Verlag, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description 1 online resource (174 p.) : col. ill., maps.
Notes Includes index.
Contents Preliminaries; CONTENTS; 1 Forewords; 2 Sustainable Development The Contribution by Biosphere Reserves; 3 New Concepts for the Model Regions; 4 Examples from Practice; 5 Examples from Research; 6 Biosphere Reserves in Germany An Overview; 7 Annex.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary UNESCO biosphere reserves are full of life. Here, people put sustainable development into practice: economic, ecological, social and cultural objectives are pursued, conserving precious natural spaces in the process. People are opening up new opportunities for today and are taking responsibility for future generations. What could be more exciting than a look at new ways into the future? The 14 biosphere reserves in Germany are part of a world network of 440 areas in the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB). Founded in the 1970s to research the relationship between man and the environme.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Deutsches Nationalkomitee MAB.
Subject Unesco.
Biosphere reserves.
Sustainable development.
Electronic books.
Variant Title UNESCO biosphere reserves, model regions for sustainable development
Biosphere reserves, model regions for sustainable development
ISBN 9783540258155
3540200770 (Paper)
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