Conservation of Genetic Resources

Plucknett, D. L. and Horne, M. E. (1992) Conservation of Genetic Resources. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 42. pp. 75-92.

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An overview of current conservation systems is presented along with a general framework of principles and concepts that govern resource conservation work. The article surveys national and international genetic resource conservation programs, outlines the current state of conservation systems for plants, animals, and microorganisms, and calls for a global plan for conservation of biological diversity.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Conservation System, Resource Conservation, Biological Diversity
Author Affiliation: The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
Subjects: Social Sciences > Agricultural Economics
Divisions: General
Depositing User: Mr Siva Shankar
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2012 09:02
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2012 09:02

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