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This Worksheet provides guidance in support of the Planning Policy Statement (PPS) on Eco-towns, identifying the essential steps required to ensure that the design, development and long-term management of eco-towns result in a sustained positive outcome for biodiversity.  [Published: 2009]
Conservation Management, Global
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The second in a series of project management handbooks, dealing with monitoring and evaluation as a pathway to learning in a people-centred development context

Compiled by Cape Action for People and the Environment
  [Published: 2008]
Conservation Management, Global
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These guidelines have been produced through a lengthy and detailed consultative process. But no guidance can be totally comprehensive. We present them as a tool to assist those that need help to try to obtain better information effectively. The guidelines should be considered in the context of available local capacity and the availability of other sources of assistance with obtaining information. In particular, we stress that they should be used, if necessary, as a means to supplement information available
through traditional and local knowledge.

Guidelines for the rapid ecological assessment of biodiversity in inland water, coastal and marine areas. Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity,Montreal, Canada, CBD Technical Series no. 22 and the Secretariat of the Ramsar Convention, Gland, Switzerland, Ramsar Technical Report no. 1.   [Published: 2006]
Habitat Conservation, Global
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We trust that this document will encourage and guide ICMM members to invest in the challenges of becoming positive contributors to biodiversity conservation. The
return on that investment will be responsible and sustainable access to mineral resources and a role in their development. [Published: 2006]
Conservation Management, Guidelines, Extractive Industries, Global
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This document describes the procedures for conducting ecological restoration in accord with the norms of the discipline that were established in the SER International Primer.

Guidelines for Developing and Managing Ecological Restoration Projects, 2 Edition. Andre Clewell¹, John Rieger², and John Munro³. December 2005. www.ser.org and Tucson: Society for Ecological Restoration International.   [Published: 2005]
Habitat Conservation, Global
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This IPIECA guide is designed to help HSE professionals and other relevant staff, e.g. those involved with project planning, in the oil and gas industry to develop Biodiversity Action Plans (BAPs) for their sites and projects. BAPs are a systematic approach to biodiversity conservation that can build on, and be integrated with, existing company activities and processes throughout the oil and gas project life cycle.  [Published: 2005]
Conservation Management, Guidelines, Global
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To our knowledge, this is the first attempt to produce a global estimate of the scope of community conservation. Given the limited quantity and quality of the data, this analysis should be viewed as a first step, and we hope it will encourage others to examine this issue and improve our collective understanding of community conservation.

Forest Trends. ISBN 0-932928-01-4 [Published: 2004]
Habitat Conservation, Forestry, Global
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The aim of this booklet is to provide guidelines to golf course managers to ensure that the pressures of land-use, resource-use, and pollution are minimized and the contribution to the Landscape, biodiversity. and environmental services of golf courses are maximized whilst satisfying the members’ expectations on playability and aesthetics.

Mackannon. JR and Patulot M CtM. GuidelInes for Maximizing Biodiversity on Golf courses. A5EAN Regional Centre for Biodiversity Conservation Los Baños, Philippines. [Published: 2004]
Conservation Management, VCA Guidance, Asia
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Prepared by the SSC Invasive Species Specialist Group
Approved by the 51st Meeting of the IUCN Council, Gland Switzerland, February 2000

The goal of these guidelines is to prevent further losses of biological diversity due to the deleterious effects of alien invasive species. The intention is to assist governments and management agencies to give effect to Article 8 (h) of the Convention on Biological Diversity. [Published: 2000]
Wildlife Conservation, Global
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WORLD CONSERVATION STRATEGY - Living Resource  Conservation for Sustainable Development

Prepared by the  International Union  for Conservation of Nature and  Natural  Resources (IUCN)
with  the  advice,  cooperation and  financial  assistance  of the  United  Nations Environment Programme  (UNEP) and  the  World  Wildlife  Fund  (WWF)
and in collaboration  with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural  Organization (Unesco)   [Published: 1980]
Conservation Management, Global
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