economics of wildlife and landuse in Zimbabwe an examination of current knowledge and issues by I. Bond

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Published by WWF Programme Office in Causeway, Harare, Zimbabwe .

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  • Big game ranching -- Economic aspects -- Zimbabwe.,
  • Wildlife utilization -- Economic aspects -- Zimbabwe.,
  • Cattle -- Economic aspects -- Zimbabwe.,
  • Land use, Rural -- Zimbabwe.

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StatementI. Bond.
SeriesProject paper / WWF Multispecies Animal Production Systems Project ;, no. 36, Project paper (Multispecies Animal Production Systems Project) ;, no. 36.
LC ClassificationsSF400.5 .B65 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 53 p. :
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL654030M
LC Control Number96980961

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Higginbottom, pp Economics Wildlife Tourism and Conservation: Three. The Wildlife Conservation Act was established in and has been revisited in later decades. In the s, Zimbabwe became on of the leading countries in Africa regarding wildlife conservation and management.

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About the book This book relates the hitherto untold story of the Department of National Parks and Wild Life Management in Rhodesia and early Zimbabwe. A unique historic, factual and anecdotal account, it tells of the country’s founding fathers and their foresight regarding wild life conservation through into the s,’70s and ‘80s.

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Area of land covered by forests. How many of each type of land belongs to each man live in the country. Definition: This entry contains the percentage shares of total land area for three different types of land use: agricultural land, forest, and other; agricultural land is further divided into arable land - land cultivated for crops like wheat, maize, and rice that are replanted after each harvest, permanent crops - land cultivated for crops like citrus, coffee, and rubber that are not.

BACKGROUND. Phase 1 of the Wildlife in Livelihood Development (WILD) Programme, an initiative of Sustainable Agriculture Technology (SAT) and the Zimbabwe Wild Vet Trust (ZWVT), is funded by the European Union and is aimed at improving socio-economic and ecological resilience in semi-arid communal areas of Zimbabwe through incorporation of robust wildlife-based land-use enterprise into.

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