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Conservation Foundation

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Works: 455 works in 800 publications in 1 language and 22,631 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals  Bibliography  Abstracts 
Roles: Other, Editor
Classifications: K3593, 363.700973
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Most widely held works about Conservation Foundation
 
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Future environments of North America; being the record of a conference convened by the Conservation Foundation in April, 1965, at Airlie House, Warrenton, Virginia by F. Fraser Darling( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Being the record of a conference convened by the Conservation Foundation in April, l965, at Airlie House, Warrenton, Virginia."
Ozone diplomacy : new directions in safeguarding the planet by Richard Elliot Benedick( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Benedick, an architect and chief US negotiator for the Montreal treaty, expands upon the first edition of his book. He describes subsequent negotiations to deal with unexpected scientific discoveries and amendments adding new chemicals and accelerating the phaseout schedules. Implementing the revised treaty has forced the protocol's signatories including North-South financial and technology transfer issues, black markets for banned CFC's, revisionism, and industry's willingness and ability to develop new technologies and innovative substitutes. In his final chapter Benedick offers a new analysis applying the lessons of the ozone experiments to ongoing climate change negotiations
Law and the environment by Malcolm F Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecological principles for economic development by Raymond Fredric Dasmann( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written from the point of view of an ecologist for the use of those concerned with development, with particular emphasis on ecosystems currently under heavy development pressure
State of the environment : an assessment at mid-decade : a report from the Conservation Foundation by Washington, Dc Conservation Foundation( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report is divided into two parts. The three chapters in part 1 describe environmental conditions and trends. Chapter 1 deals with underlying trends, primarily population growth and economic factors. Chapter 2 covers environmental contaminants, including toxic substances, hazardous waste, air and water pollutants, and overall waste production. Chapter 3 deals primarily with natural resources, examining water, land (including cropland, forestland, rangeland, wildlands, and critical areas), wildlife, energy, and recreation. The five chapters in part 2 analyze several long-range issues that cut across the traditional categories used to describe environmental problems. Chapter 4 reports on several studies that have tried to identify future environmental problems and discusses the factors that are relevant for establishing priorities among these problems. Chapter 5 explains the methodology used in assessing environmental risks, focusing primarily on the analysis of chemicals in the environment. Chapter 6 analyzes the extent to which toxic substances move from air to water to land and the policy implications of such movement. Chapter 7 covers water quality and water quantity problems, the interrelationships between them, and issues related to the management of this vital resource. Chapter 8 explores the relationship between the federal government and the states in implementing environmental policies. (Jn)
Soil erosion : crisis in America's croplands? by Sandra S Batie( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creating successful communities : a guidebook to growth management strategies by Michael A Mantell( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resource guide: "The Resource Guide for Creating Successful Communities give actual examples of growth management ordinances, bylaws, easements, and articles of incorporation implemented by communities around the nation..This practice book provides a firsthand look at what other communities around the nation are doing to control growth and how ordinances can be used as part of an effective growth management strategy. The Resource Guide, along with its companion, Creating Successful Communities, gives you the tools you need to make your community an attractive and desirable place to live, work, and visit." -- Back cover
Vegetation and watershed management : an appraisal of vegetation management in relation to water supply, flood control, and soil erosion by E. A Colman( Book )

5 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State of the environment : a view toward the nineties by Conservation Foundation( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy prices and public policy : a statement by Committee for Economic Development( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The market for rural land : trends, issues, policies by Robert G Healy( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of the tourist : managing special places in eight countries by Fred P Bosselman( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State of the environment 1982 : a report from the Conservation Foundation( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coastal ecosystems; ecological considerations for management of the coastal zone by John R Clark( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coastal ecological systems of the United States by Howard T Odum( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cost-benefit analysis and environmental regulations : politics, ethics, and methods( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National parks for a new generation : visions, realities, prospects : a report from the Conservation Foundation by Conservation Foundation( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of water allocation in the Eastern United States : papers and proceedings of a symposium held in Washington, D.C., October, 1956, sponsored by the Conservation Foundation by David Haber( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resource guide for creating successful communities by Michael A Mantell( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives actual examples of growth management ordinances, by-laws, easements, and articles of incorporation implemented by communities around the nation
 
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Ozone diplomacy : new directions in safeguarding the planet
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