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Updated July 1996

FAO publications on biological diversity, wildlife and protected areas

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Chief, Distribution/Sales Section
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome, Italy


"Data book on endangered tree and shrub species and provenances". FAO Forestry Paper 77, 1986, 524p. (En).

"The Przewalski horse and its restoration to its natural habitat in Mongolia". FAO/UNEP Consultation, Moscow, May 1985, FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 61, 1986, 181p. (En).

"Some medicinal forest plants of Africa and Latin America". FAO Forestry Paper 67, 1986, 271p. (En).

"Animal genetic resources: strategies for improved use and conservation", Hodges, J. (ed). FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 66. 1987, 332p. (En).

"Animal genetic resources of the USSR", Dmitriev, N.G. and Ernst, L.K. (eds). FAO Animal Produc-tion and Health Paper 65, 1989, 517p. (En).

"Ex situ cryoconservation of genomes and genes of endangered cattle breeds by means of modern biotechnological methods". FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 76, 1989, 137p. (En).

"Plant genetic resources: their conservation in situ for human use", 1989, 38p. (En, Fr, Sp). M/S7850

"Utilization of genetic resources: suitable approaches, agronomical evaluation and use", FAO Plant Production and Protection Paper 94, 1989, 126p. (En).

"Animal genetic resources: a global programme for sustainable development", Wiener, G. (ed). Proceedings of an FAO Expert Consultation, Rome, September 1989, FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 80, 1990, 318p. (En).

"Cultivos marginados otra perspectiva de 1492", Hernández, J.E. and León, J. (eds). FAO Plant Production and Protection Series 26, 1992, 339p. (Sp). ISBN 92-5-303217-0

"In-situ conservation of livestock and poultry", Henson, E.L. FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 99. 1992, 112p. (En).

"The management of global animal genetic resources", Hodges, J. (ed). Proceedings of FAO Expert Consultation, Rome, April 1992. FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 104, 1992, 309p. (En).

"Proceedings of the FAO Expert Consultation on the Genetic Aspects of Trypanotolerance". FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 94, 1992 (En).

"L'amélioration génétique des bovins en Afrique de l'Ouest". FAO Animal Production and Health Paper 110, 1993. (Fr).

"Conservation of genetic resources in tropical forest management: principles and concepts", based on the work of R.H. Kemp, with scientific review by G. Namkoong and F.H. Wadsworth. FAO Forestry Paper 107, 1993, 120p. (En).

"Ex situ storage of seed pollen in in vitro cultures of perennial woody plant species", based on the work of Wang, B.S.P., Charest, P.J. and Downie, B., FAO Forestry Paper 113, 1993, 83p. (En).

"Harvesting nature's diversity", 1993, 25p. (Ar, En, Fr, Sp). I/V1430

"World watch list of domestic animal diversity", Loftus, R. and Scherf, B. (eds), FAO/UNEP, 1993, 375p. (En). ISBN 92-5-103397-8

"Management of crocodiles in captivity", Bolton, M. FAO Conservation Guide 22. 1989, 62p. (En, Fr).

"Manuel d'opérations pour un système de zones protégées", Moore, A.W. FAO Conservation Guide 9, 1987, 146p. (En, Fr).

"National parks planning: a manual with annotated examples", FAO Conservation Guide 17, 1988, 105p. (En, Fr).

"Utilización de la fauna silvestre en América Latina: situación y perspectivos para un manejo sostenible", Ojasti, Juhani Pr. FAO Conservation Guide 25, 1993, 248p. (Sp).

"World watch list for domestic animal diversity". 2. ed. Scherf, B. (ed), FAO/UNEP, 1995, 769p. (En). ISBN 92-5-103729-9

"Genetic diversity of marine fisheries resources; possible impacts of fishing". FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 344, 1995, 58p. (En).

"FAO documentation on biological diversity and genetic resources 1985-1995". 1995, 162p. (En) M/V9439

"Report on the state of the world's plant genetic resources". Presented at the 2nd Extraordinary Session of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, 22-27 April 1996. Revised version to be published on the World Wide Web, URL: http://web.icppgr.fao.org

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Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome, Italy

"Biological diversity: its conservation and use for sustainable agricultural, forestry and fisheries development". A FAO working paper prepared under the direction of the IDWG Sub-Group on Biological Diversity, 1990, 40p. (En). (Available from SDRN)


The following publications are available from:
Chief, Environment and Natural Resources Service (SDRN)
FAO
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome, Italy
(E-mail: changchui.he@fao.org)


"African agriculture: the next 25 years". 1986. (En, Fr)

"FAO and the environment". 1986, 68p. (En, Fr, Sp). M/R9910)

"Natural resources and the human environment for food and agriculture in Africa". FAO Environment and Energy Paper 6, 1986, 88p. (En, Fr).

"Report on natural resources for food and agriculture in the Asia and Pacific region". FAO Environment and Energy Paper 7, 1986, 118p. (En).

"Potentials for agricultural and rural development in Latin America and the Caribbean". 1988 (En, Sp).

"Report on natural resources for food and agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean". FAO Environment and Energy Paper 8, 1988, 107p. (En, Sp).

"World agriculture: toward 2000 - an FAO study". Alexandratos, N. (ed), 1988, 338p. (En).

"Promotion de systèmes agricoles durables dans les pays d'Afrique soudano-sahélienne". Dakar, Sénégal, 10-14 janvier 1994. Séminaire régional organisépar la FAO et le CIRAD avec le concours du gouvernement français, 1994, 304p. (Fr). ISBN 92-5-203610

"Strategies for sustainable agriculture and rural development: New directions for agriculture, forestry and fisheries". 1994, 64p. (En, Fr, Sp). ISBN 92-5-103586

"World agriculture: towards 2010. An FAO study". Alexandratos, N. (ed), 1995, 488p. (En, Fr, Sp). ISBN 92-5-103590

"Food production's environmental impact". Technical paper 13, World Food Summit, Rome, 13-17 November 1996. (in preparation)


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FAO/SDRN
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0100 Rome, Italy

FAO/Netherlands Conference on Agriculture and the Environment ('s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands, 15-19 April 1991)

"Sustainable development and natural resource management". 1991, 35p. (En, Sp). M/U2020


Available from:
FAO Regional Office for Latin America/Caribbean
Casilla 10095
Santiago, Chile.

Consultation on Sustainable Development and Environment in Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries in Latin America and the Caribbean (Santiago, Chile, 28-30 April 1992) (En, Sp):



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