Community-based conservation in a globalized world.

  title={Community-based conservation in a globalized world.},
  author={Fikret Berkes},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  volume={104 39},
  • Fikret Berkes
  • Published 2007 in
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
Communities have an important role to play in biodiversity conservation. However, community-based conservation as a panacea, like government-based conservation as a panacea, ignores the necessity of managing commons at multiple levels, with vertical and horizontal interplay among institutions. The study of conservation in a multilevel world can serve to inform an interdisciplinary science of conservation, consistent with the Convention on Biological Diversity, to establish partnerships and link… CONTINUE READING
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