Agrodiversity: Learning from Farmers across the World

Synopsis

This publication considers the contributions of smallholder farmers throughout the world towards conserving biodiversity in their farmland and surrounding areas. It is based on the fieldwork of the United Nations University project on 'People, Land Management and Environmental Change' (PLEC) which focused on how farmers have used their resource management knowledge and skills to promote a rich diversity of plants and animals.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Motoyuki Suzuki
  • Miguel Pinedo-Vasquez
  • Harold Brookfield
  • Helen Parsons
  • Muriel Brookfield
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2003
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