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Conservation and utilization of wildlife in Uganda

Hans E. Jahnke

Conservation and utilization of wildlife in Uganda

a study in environmental economics

by Hans E. Jahnke

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Published by IFO-Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung in München .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda.
    • Subjects:
    • Wildlife management -- Economic aspects -- Uganda.,
    • Wildlife conservation -- Economic aspects -- Uganda.,
    • Wildlife utilization -- Uganda.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 125-128.

      Statementby Hans E. Jahnke.
      SeriesForschungsberichte der Afrika-Studienstelle ; 54
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSK575.U5 J33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 132 p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5240056M
      ISBN 10380390109X
      LC Control Number75311257

      Hunting for Conservation? The Re-introduction of Sport Hunting in Uganda Examined to wildlife conservation and rural development if proper institutional and governance structures are in place. Uganda is party to the following treaties: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Desertification, Endangered Species, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Marine Life Conservation, Nuclear Test Ban, Ozone Layer Protection and Wetlands The Uganda government has been sensitive to the state of environment. There are statutes in place that govern wildlife and the environment. All bodies of water, swamps.

      The pilot period was subsequently extended twice, and finished in October The Uganda Wildlife Authority website states: “The overall objective of granting WUR is to promote sustainable extractive utilization of wildlife by facilitating the involvement of landowners . Conservation in South Africa goes back many centuries, long before When European settlers arrived to colonise the country, correspon-dents wrote of the huge abundance of predators, antelope, elephants and rhinoceros. But hunting for sport, food, and products like leather and ivory led to .

      Land Use. Cropland, forestland, pastureland, and rangeland comprise the major land uses in the United States and the land uses receiving the majority of the conservation treatment that address our soil, water, air, plant, and animal resources. Threats to Biodiversity Conservation. The main threat to biodiversity conservation in Uganda is the increasing human population and the consequent demand for land. Competing land-use options (agriculture, timber harvesting, mining, oil and gas exploration) mean that biodiversity is oven overlooked. Where once human settlements and agricultural.


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