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Half-Earth or Whole Earth? Radical ideas for conservation, and their implications

Authors: 
Büscher B
et al
Date: 
December 2016

Is it feasible to turn half of the Earth into a network of protected areas? The authors argue that such a plan would have major negative impacts on human populations and would not meet its conservation objectives.  Instead, the authors call for alternative radical action to shift the global economy from its current foundation in growth while simultaneously redressing inequality.

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Publication type: 
Journal Article
Source name: 
Oryx