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By Bill McKibben

Bestselling writer and environmental activist invoice McKibben recounts the private and worldwide tale of the struggle to construct and safeguard a sustainable planet.

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Alinea, Florence. Research developed in partnership with Ministero dell’Ambiente (2000–2002). 2 Gambino R, Talamo D, Thomasset F (eds) (2008) Parchi d’Europa. Verso una politica europea per le Aree Protette. ETS Edizioni, Pisa. Research “Parks for Europe. Towards a European Policy for Protected Areas”, developed in partnership with Federparchi (The Italian Federation of Parks and Nature reserves) e AIDAP (The Italian Association of Parks Managers) 2007–2008. G. it S. it 1 Introduction: Reasoning on Parks and Landscapes 15 concerning the review and update of the 2008 survey.

D. D. D. and master’s degree programs, graduate schools, and other educational institutions concerning particularly environmental planning and design, landscape, and Protected Areas policies. Chapter 1 Introduction: Reasoning on Parks and Landscapes Roberto Gambino Abstract This chapter introduces the question of the relationship between nature conservation policies and parks policies for an active conservation of the natural and cultural heritage, facing effectively the incessant worsening of ecological conditions and the growing risks raising from global changes.

3 Incidence (%) of the protected surface by the IUCN categories a Provisional data 3. A significant diversification of growth trends among various countries, mainly concentrated in “old Europe” – 15 EU Countries (in 2008) along with a promising raising trend of the Eastern countries. 4. A large number of environment, landscape and protection different categories (over 100 national protected areas types), as well as different models and approaches in planning, management and conservation. (continued) 1 Introduction: Reasoning on Parks and Landscapes 17 Fig.

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