Biodiversity Conservation, Law and Livelihoods: Bridging the by Michael I. Jeffery, Jeremy Firestone, Karen Bubna-Litic

By Michael I. Jeffery, Jeremy Firestone, Karen Bubna-Litic

This e-book provides an international standpoint on biodiversity conservation and the upkeep of sustainable cultures. Contributions were amassed from students in each zone of the area, and addresses matters from the foreign, local, country-specific views. subject matters lined contain the historical past and significant executive constructions during this sector; necessities to biodiversity conservation; biosecurity; and entry to and sharing of advantages from parts of biodiversity and their financial worth.

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Cl. 313 (2001), 59 Fed. Cl. 246 (2003), 61 Fed. Cl. 624 (2004). Klamath Irrigation District v. United States, 64 Fed. Cl. 328 (2005), modified by, 67 Fed. Cl. 504 (2005). Just v. 2d 761 (1972). The cases differed in one important factual respect: Just did not claim his land had been totally devalued. 19 Ibid. at 767. Ibid. at 768, 770. Citing Pennsylvania Coal Co. v. S. 393, 416 (1922). 15 P1: IBE 9780521885034c01 CUFX194/Jeffery 16 978 0 521 88503 4 December 26, 2007 13:56 JOSEPH L. SAX public condition, the securing of a benefit not presently enjoyed and to which the public is not entitled.

P1: IBE 9780521885034c01 CUFX194/Jeffery 978 0 521 88503 4 December 26, 2007 13:56 ENVIRONMENTAL LAW FORTY YEARS LATER people of the State . ” and “the people of the State have a paramount interest in the use of all the water of the State” and “the protection of the public interest in the development of the water resources of the State is of vital concern to the people . . and . . the State shall determine in what way the water . . ”38 One may acquire a right of use, but that right may be exercised only in ways that are consistent with the public interest.

Holdgate, History of the Green Web (London: Earthscan, 1999), 5. 27 P1: IBE 9780521885034c02 CUFX194/Jeffery 28 978 0 521 88503 4 December 26, 2007 13:53 FRANC¸OISE BURHENNE-GUILMIN The adoption of the CBD also marked an exceptionally important step in an evercontinuing evolution in the legal field but generated by a profound evolution in the perception of the problems at hand and of the action required to solve them. At the heart of these changes is the notion of biological diversity, a concept coined only some twenty years ago by scientists as a way to group ecological, species, and genetic diversity.

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