Courses Catalogue

Principles Of Natural Resource Management

COURSE CODE: ENV1201
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Environmental Management, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Natural and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

READING MATERIALS / LIST

1.      Altieri, MA (2002) Agroecology: The science of natural resource management for poor farmers in marginal environments. Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Environment 93:1-24

2.      Berkes, F (2004) Rethinking community-based conservation. Conservation Biology 18(3): 621-630

3.      Bundy, A, R Chuenpagdee, S Jentoft, R Mahon (2008) If science is not the answer, what is? An alternative governance model for the world’s fisheries. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(online first) DOI: 10.1890/060112

4.      Charles, A (2001) Sustainable Fishery Systems, Blackwell Science, Malden, MA

5.      Cooke, SJ, IG Cowx (2006) Contrasting recreational and commercial fishing: searching for common issues to promote unified conservation of fisheries resources and aquatic environments. Biological Conservation 128:93-108

6.      Catchment Hydrology, Brisbane, Australia. Pp. 157-162

7.      Euliss, Jr., NH, LM Smith, DA Wilcox, BA Browne (2008) Linking ecosystem processes with wetland

8.      management goals: charting a course for a sustainable future. Wetlands 28(3):553-562