Download PDF by Kathy MacKinnon,Gusti Hatta: Ecology of Kalimantan: Indonesian Borneo (Ecology of

By Kathy MacKinnon,Gusti Hatta

ISBN-10: 0945971737

ISBN-13: 9780945971733

The Ecology of Kalimantan is a accomplished ecological survey of 1 of Indonesia's greatest and such a lot assorted islands.

This booklet offers an entire precis of our present clinical wisdom approximately Borneo together with the rainforest and riverine habitats which are endangered by way of logging and business improvement, besides a dialogue of land use styles and present problems.

Kalimantan is the Indonesian component to the large island of Borneo. Kalimantan has performed a key function in Indonesia’s monetary improvement and is a big earner of international profit because of the island's wealthy normal assets: forests, oil, fuel, coal, and different minerals. during this publication the authors argue that Kalimantan may be built, yet inside tight ecological constraints and with nice care. This publication continues to be a typical reference for scientists, anthropologists, writers, and somebody attracted to the region.

Show description

Read Online or Download Ecology of Kalimantan: Indonesian Borneo (Ecology of Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo)) PDF

Best asian travel books

Songshan Sam Huang,Xuhua Michael Sun's Economy Hotels in China: A Glocalized Innovative Hospitality PDF

Whereas economic climate or finances resorts were renowned in western nations because the finish of the second one global conflict, they've got in basic terms emerged as a quarter of their personal correct in China because the mid-1990s. certainly, as a brand new provider quarter, financial system lodges in China display very important features that are used to demonstrate and aid clarify China’s present fiscal growth extra usually.

Download e-book for iPad: South of the Clouds: Travels in Southwest China by Bill Porter

Whereas flipping during the atlas of Chang Ch’i-yun, certainly one of China’s most famed geographers, special translator invoice Porter (Red Pine) constructed a interest concerning the southwestern province of China. Dubbed Yun-nan, “South of the Clouds,” this used to be the final sector sleek China to return less than chinese language regulate.

Get Canton Flair: Recipes Design, Traditions & Culture Made in PDF

Faraway from the commercial cliché and the hugely urbanized urban of Guangzhou is one other view of this ancient urban. One with out complexity, basic and real. Chef Nicolas Vienne and his spouse Donia Belhacene have spent the final years exploring its culinary wonders via its items, traditional assets and tradition.

Download e-book for iPad: zinseiwokaeruminaminoshimajimanihonhen (Japanese Edition) by takashirotsuyoshi

『ヨーロッパ編』『アジア編』に続くシリーズ第3弾!アジア中の人々が目指す、素晴らしき日本の「南の島々」!********************************************本書は、一般的な旅行ガイドとは少し違います。この間まで、旅していた友人の話を聞くような感覚で読み進められる“新しい視点の旅ガイド”です。・日本の南の島々とは、どこからどこを指すのか?・奄美大島北部にある「見えない壁」とは?・機嫌が良いときにしか現れない「幻の砂州」は?・公的には人口減なのに、実は増え続けている「シャドウ人口」とは?・不思議な言語 「 リ゜ 」( リ の 右 肩 に 丸 ) など、普通では読めない日本語が島中の案内板に使われているの場所は?著者自らたくさんの島々に足を運び、その中から選りすぐった26島だけを取り上げています。絶景でも世界遺産でもない“初めての日本”をお楽しみください!******************************************************「世界的に見ても、古い歴史や連綿と続く文化を持つ南の島々が、日本には多くある」「日本の南の島々を再発見すること。それは、時代や温暖化とともに変わりゆく、日本の未来を見つけ出す旅に他ならない」「京都や富士山とは違った世界に誇る素晴らしい日本が、そこにはある」「南の島には、日あああ本や世界の未来を垣間見ることができる小さな窓がある。かつての琉球王国への時間旅行は、実はちょっとした「未来旅行」でもあるのだ」(本書より)

Additional resources for Ecology of Kalimantan: Indonesian Borneo (Ecology of Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo))

Example text

Download PDF sample

Ecology of Kalimantan: Indonesian Borneo (Ecology of Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo)) by Kathy MacKinnon,Gusti Hatta


by Donald
4.3

Rated 4.41 of 5 – based on 5 votes