Beyond the Ark

BEYOND THE ARK, Island Press, 1997

Posted: 5 Feb 2009

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W. William Weeks

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Date Written: February 5, 2009


Beyond the Ark, written in 1994, weaves together anecdotes and personal reflections with illustrative detail from Nature Conservancy projects to present an introduction to land conservation planning and management, and to an ecosystem approach to conservation. It is a practical guide based on lived experiences with land conservation for biodiversity protection. It also contains some musings on conservation and people, as well as some early thinking on compatible development.

Keywords: land conservation, ecosystem approach to conservation, conservation planning, conservation management

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Weeks, W. William, Beyond the Ark (February 5, 2009). BEYOND THE ARK, Island Press, 1997, Available at SSRN:

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