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Title Environment and livelihoods in tropical coastal zones : managing agriculture-fishery-aquaculture conflicts / edited by Chu Thai Hoanh [and others]
Published Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 309 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Comprehensive assessment of water management in agriculture series ; 2
Comprehensive assessment of water management in agriculture series ; 2
Contents 1. Land and water management in coastal zones : dealing with agriculture -- aquaculture -- fishery conflicts / J.W. Gowing, T.P. Tuong and C.T. Hoanh -- 2. Adapting to aquaculture in Vietnam : securing livelihoods in a context of change in two coastal communities / C. Luttrell -- 3. Livelihood systems and dynamics of poverty in a coastal province of Vietnam / M. Hossain, T.T. Ut and M.L. Bose -- 4. Social and environmental impact of rapid change in the coastal zone of Vietnam : an assessment of sustainability issues / J.W. Gowing, T.P. Tuong, C.T. Hoanh and N.T. Khiem -- 5. Brackish-water shrimp cultivation threatens permanent damage to coastal agriculture in Bangladesh / Md. Rezaul Karim -- 6. Coastal water resource use for higher productivity : participatory research for increasing cropping intensity in Bangladesh / M.K. Mondal, T.P. Tuong, S.P. Ritu, M.H.K. Choudhury, A.M. Chasi, P.K. Majumder, M.M. Islam and S.K. Adhikary -- 7. Coastal shrimp farming in Thailand : searching for sustainability / B. Szuster -- 8. Tracing the outputs from drained acid sulphate flood plains to minimize threats to coastal lakes / B.C.T. Macdonald, I. White, L. Heath, J. Smith, A.F. Keene, M. Tunks and A. Kinsela -- 9. From conflict to industry -- regulated best practice guidelines : a case study of estuarine flood plain management of the Tweed River, Eastern Australia / I. White, M. Melville, B.C.T. Macdonald, R. Quirk, R. Hawken, M. Tunks, D. Buckley, R. Beattie, L. Heath and J. Williams -- 10. Mangrove dependency and the livelihoods of coastal communities in Thailand / E.B. Barbier -- 11. Mangroves, people and cockles : impacts of the shrimp-farming industry on mangrove communities in Esmeraldas Province, Ecuador / P. Ocampo-Thomason -- 12. Interrelations among mangroves, the local economy and social sustainability : a review from a case study in North Brazil / U. Saint-Paul
Summary This book focuses on the challenges people face in managing agricultural crops, aquaculture, fisheries and related ecosystems in inland areas of coastal zones in the tropics of Asia, Africa, Australia and South America. These challenges can create conflicts in the use of natural resources between different stakeholders
Analysis akvakultur
Notes "In association with the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) and the International Water Management Institute (IWMI)."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Agriculture -- Tropics -- Congresses.
Aquaculture -- Tropics -- Congresses.
Coastal zone management -- Environmental aspects -- Tropics -- Congresses.
Fisheries -- Tropics -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Chu, Thai Hoanh, 1949-
International Rice Research Institute.
International Water Management Institute.
ISBN 1845932188 (NetLibrary e-ISBN)
9781845932183 (NetLibrary e-ISBN)
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