Conservation: History & Approaches

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what are pre-modern conservation methods?
Natural resource management, sacred forests and hunting reserves
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give an example of natural resource management
Tlingit (Native American) salmon management, control catchment + fishing rights etc (live together not exploitative)
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give an example of a sacred forest
Osun-osogloo sacred grove, Nigeria (protects ~400 spp of plants)
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give an example of a hunting reserve
Windsor park
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what are 19th century to present methods?
National parks (preservation) & forestry (management)
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give an example of a national park
Yellowstone (1880)
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Give examples of conservation legislations
1975 Conservation of Wild Creatures and Wild Plants Act, CITES (~5000 animals + 20000 plants), Rio 92-27 principles (humans entitled to a healthy life in harmony with nature)
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