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Tutela paesistica e paesaggio agrario : Atti del Convegno : Portovenere, 3-4 giugno 2016
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ISBN: 8892164570 Year: 2017 Publisher: Torino, [Italy] : G. Giappichelli Editore,


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Underwater Seascapes : From geographical to ecological perspectives
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ISBN: 3319034405 3319034391 Year: 2014 Publisher: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer,

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While the European Landscape Convention adopted in Florence in 2000 by the European Council offers a public-action framework through a normative definition, the marine and submarine dimensions of landscapes are attracting growing interest from researchers worldwide. At a time when marine-conservation objectives are strongly endorsed by the Convention on Biological Diversity, the French Marine Protected Areas Agency, a public institution under the governance of the French Ministry of the Environment, has gathered prominent experts to draft the very first interdisciplinary overview of underwater seascapes, so as to initiate and lend direction to a wider reflection on this emerging research topic.


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Threatened landscapes : conserving cultural environments
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ISBN: 1138437425 9786610025664 1280025662 0203220897 Year: 2001 Publisher: London ; New York : Spon Press,

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Few, if any, environments are free of human intervention. Often this generates ecosystems which are rich in biodiversity, historical interest, recreational opportunity and scenic beauty just as worthy of conservation as the more natural ecosystems on which protection programmes have been almost exclusively focussed.These 'cultural landscapes', ranging from the farm and forest lands of Europe and Eastern North America, through to the pasture lands and savannas of the Middle East and Africa to the paddylands of the Pacific Rim, are usually the product of relatively low-level, sustainable exp

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