2012

Protection of the Three Poles

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ISBN: 978-4-431-54005-2 (Print) 978-4-431-54006-9 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-32

      Introduction: Why Three Poles and Why Protect Them?

  3. Polar Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-33

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-50

      IPY 2007–2008: Where Threads of the Double Helix and Sputnik Intertwine

  4. The Antarctic

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

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      Pages 53-75

      Unnatural Selection of Antarctic Toothfish in the Ross Sea, Antarctica

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      Pages 77-109

      Protection of Wilderness and Aesthetic Values in Antarctica

  5. The Hindu Kush–Himalayas

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 121-121

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      Pages 113-133

      Real World Protection for the “Third Pole” and Its People

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      Pages 135-158

      Mining the Himalayan Uplands Plant Database for a Conservation Baseline Using the Public GMBA Webportal*

  6. The Arctic

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 161-170

      Community-Based Surveys and Management of Walruses and Polar Bears in the Area of Cape Kozhevnikov (Chukotka, Russia)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 171-202

      Toward the New Role of Marine and Coastal Protected Areas in the Arctic: The Russian Case

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      Pages 203-216

      Status, Threat, and Protection of Arctic Waterbirds

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      Pages 217-245

      Global Issues for, and Profiles of, Arctic Seabird Protection: Effects of Big Oil, New Shipping Lanes, Shifting Baselines, and Climate Change

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      Pages 247-261

      Polar Diseases and Parasites: A Conservation Paradigm Shift

  7. Synthesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 265-330

      Yet Another, But This Time Realistic, Polar Synthesis, Meta-Analysis, and Outlook: Protecting Ice, Snow, People, Species, Habitats, and Global Temperatures for Good?

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 331-337