Chapter 13 – New Hope for Protecting Sanjiangyuan: Headwaters of the Yangtze, Yellow, and Mekong Rivers
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Abstract

China’s rapid economic growth has been accompanied by environmental destruction and degradation of nature reserves. In order to safeguard Sanjiangyuan, China’s second largest national nature reserve, China must develop a solid understanding of the region, a respect of the local culture, and develop flexible natural resource management practices. Policy and administrative innovations are needed …

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Sanjiangyuan Project Team of the Shan Shui Conservation Center, “Chapter 13 – New Hope for Protecting Sanjiangyuan: Headwaters of the Yangtze, Yellow, and Mekong Rivers”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 18 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004268791_017>
First published online: 2014



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