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1. Perceptions and attitudes of land managers in multi-tenure reserve networks and the implications for conservation.

Multi-tenure reserve networks aim to connect areas managed for biodiversity conservation across public and private land and address the impacts of fragmentation on both biotic and social systems. The operation and function of Australian multi-tenure reserve networks as perceived by their land...

Author(s) : Fitzsimons, J. A.; Wescott, G.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2007 Vol.84 No.1 pp.38-48 ref.many

2. Eating habits and attitudes among 10-year-old children of mothers with eating disorders: longitudinal study.

Background: Children of mothers with eating disorders are at increased risk of developmental disturbance, but there has been little research in middle childhood, when disturbed eating habits tend to emerge. Aims: To examine whether maternal eating disorders identified in the postnatal year are...

Author(s) : Stein, A.; Woolley, H.; Cooper, S.; Winterbottom, J.; Fairburn, C. G.; Cortina-Borja, M.

Publisher : Royal College of Psychiatrists, London, UK

Journal article : British Journal of Psychiatry 2006 Vol.189 No.4 pp.324-329 ref.22

4. Species profile. Cobia.

Author(s) : Kaiser, J. B.; Holt, G. J.

Publisher : Southern Regional Aquaculture Center (SRAC),

Miscellaneous : SRAC Publications 2005 No.No. 7202 pp.6 pp.

5. Fisheries and the millennium development goals: solutions for Africa.

Author(s) : Béné, C.; Heck, S.

Publisher : WorldFish Center, Penang, Malaysia

Journal article : NAGA 2005 Vol.28 No.3/4 pp.14-18

6. Developing participatory approaches.

An AIT Aqua Outreach theme paper. Wild aquatic resources and household fisheries are an integral part of the livelihood strategies of most people in rural communities, especially the poorest of the poor. As a result of rapid economic development, these resources need to be managed more carefully...

Publisher : AARM Aqua Outreach Program (AOP), AIT, Bangkok, Thailand

Miscellaneous : Developing participatory approaches (AIT) 2004 pp.8 pp.

7. Household fisheries.

An AIT Aqua Outreach theme paper. Wild aquatic resources support an immensely diverse range of household fisheries throughout Southeast Asia. The true scale and value of these fisheries have yet to be determined. One thing we do know for certain: without a sustainable aquatic resource base to...

Publisher : AARM Aqua Outreach Program (AOP), AIT, Bangkok, Thailand

Miscellaneous : Household fisheries 2004 pp.8 pp.

8. Growing bull minnows for bait.

Author(s) : Wallace, R. K.; Waters, P. L.

Publisher : Southern Regional Aquaculture Center (SRAC),

Miscellaneous : SRAC Publications 2004 No.No. 1200 pp.4 pp.

9. Fish culture for the Maya in Yucatan, Mexico.

An brief outline and discussion of aquaculture and its development in Yucatan, Mexico.

Author(s) : Edwards, P. E.

Publisher : NACA (Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific),

Miscellaneous : NACA - Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific 2004 pp.4 pp.

10. Women in aquaculture and their innovative contributions.

An overview to the contributions of women to aquaculture in Asia. There is special emphasis on the involvement of women in aquaculture in India, Cambodia and Bangladesh. Problems preventing more women becoming involved with aquaculture are discussed as are some of the successful policies that have...

Author(s) : Nandeesha, M. C.

Publisher : NACA (Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific),

Miscellaneous : NACA - Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific 2004 pp.8 pp.

11. The sustainable seafood movement.

Author(s) : Stickney, R. R.; Shumway, S.; Costa-Pierce, B.

Publisher : World Aquaculture Society (WAS),

Miscellaneous : World Aquaculture magazine 2004 pp.2 pp.

12. Business aquaculture in Kuwait: challenges and solutions.

Author(s) : Kitto, M. R.; Bechara, G. P.

Publisher : World Aquaculture Society (WAS),

Miscellaneous : World Aquaculture magazine 2004 pp.4 pp.

13. Female genital mutilation: studies on primary and repeat female genital cutting.

A study was conducted to explore female genital mutilation (FGC) and reinfibulation (RI) in a country of origin, Sudan and after immigration to Sweden. The specific objectives were: (I) to describe the perceptions and practice of FGC among rural Sudanese women and men; (II) to describe the...

Author(s) : Berggren, V.

Publisher : Karolinska Institutet, Division of International Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden

Thesis : Female genital mutilation: studies on primary and repeat female genital cutting 2005 pp.x + 49 pp.

14. A comparative ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in the Ituri Forest, Democratic Republic of Congo.

Ethnobotanical research conducted among 4 groups of Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in the Ituri Forest in the north-eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (former Zaire) revealed extensive acquaintance with the plant world among these people. A comparison of the plant vernacular names and ...

Author(s) : Terashima, H.; Ichikawa, M.

Bulletin : African Study Monographs (Japan) 2003 Vol.24 No.1-2 pp.168 pp. ref.31

15. Problems in shrimp culture during the wet season.

Problems such as fluctuations in salinity and temperature that may predispose shrimps to diseases are discussed with particular reference to farmers who stock in the wet season.

Author(s) : Chanratchakool, P.

Publisher : NACA (Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific),

Miscellaneous : NACA - Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific 2003 pp.3 pp.

16. Shrimp farming practices and its socio-economic consequences in East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India - a case study.

Summary of the case study including information on pond preparation, stocking, feeding, pond management, production and marketing, socio-economic status of shrimp farmers, participation of women, integrated farming, conversion of agricultural land, employment and wage improvement, ancilliary...

Author(s) : Kumaran, M.; Ravichandran, P.; Gupta, B. P.; Nagavel, A.

Publisher : NACA (Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific),

Miscellaneous : NACA - Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific 2003 pp.5 pp.

17. Heracleum sosnowskyi in Latvia: sociology, ecology and distribution.

Foreign Title :Neofītās sosnovska latv¯aņa Heracleum sosnowskyi sabiedrības Latvijā.

Author(s) : Laiviņš, M.; Gavrilova, G.

Journal article : Latvijas Vegetacija 2003 Vol.7 pp.45-65

23. Costs of small-scale catfish production.

Author(s) : Engle, C. R.; Stone, N. M.

Publisher : Southern Regional Aquaculture Center (SRAC),

Miscellaneous : SRAC Publications 2002 No.No. 1800 pp.4 pp.

24. Reference book on gender and development.

The book has been prepared as a reference book on different issues of gender and development. Conceptual ideas on gender and development, national and international observation of women and development, women and law and women in aquaculture issues are included. Information in the book was...

Publisher : GNAEP (Greater Noakhali Aquaculture Extension Project/Component),

Book : Reference book on gender and development. 2002 pp.105 pp.