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" Establish or maintain means to regulate, manage or control the risks associated with the use and release of living modified organisms resulting from biotechnology which are likely to have adverse environmental impacts that could affect the conservation... "
Negotiating Survival: Four Priorities After Rio - Page 85
by Richard N. Gardner - 1992 - 90 pages
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Ecology of Java & Bali

Anthony J. Whitten, Tony Whitten, R. S. Soeriaatmadja, Roehayat Emon Soeriaatmadja, Suraya A. Afiff - 1996 - 969 pages
...areas to improve the protection of those areas; • rehabilitate and restore degraded ecosystems; • prevent the introduction of, control or eradicate...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats, or species; • endeavour to provide the conditions needed for compatibility between present uses and the conservation...
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Virus-Resistant Transgenic Plants: Potential Ecological Impact

Mark Tepfer, Ervin Balazs - 1997 - 126 pages
...society is also agreed on by most scientists and should also apply to new evolutionary developments. adverse environmental impacts that could affect the conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity. Wild relatives of domesticated or cultivated species are important objects of conservation....
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Life Out of Bounds: Bioinvasion in a Borderless World

Chris Bright - 1998 - 287 pages
...its current exotics provision is a disappointment. Article 8(h) requires the treaty's 172 parties to "[p]revent the introduction of, control or eradicate...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats or species," but only "as far as possible and appropriate." The likely effect of that qualifying clause is to dissolve...
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Integrating Implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity and the ...

David R. Downes - 1999 - 89 pages
...manage or control the risks associated with the use and release of living modified organisms resulting from biotechnology which are likely to have adverse...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats or species; (j) Subject to its national legislation, respect, preserve and maintain knowledge, innovations and...
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American Land Sovereignty Protection Act: Hearings Before the ..., Volume 4

United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources - 1999 - 400 pages
...diversity; and regulate or manage biological resources." The same section also mandates that nations "prevent the introduction of, control, or eradicate...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats or species [emphasis ours]." The term "alien species" is not defined in the treaty, but some ecologists believe...
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Crayfish in Europe as Alien Species

Francesca Gherardi, David M. Holdich - 1999 - 310 pages
...Nations Convention on Biodiversity at the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro called on governments to prevent the introduction of, control, or eradicate...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats, or species (Tibbetts 1997). However, prevention, control or eradication are all extremely difficult to achieve....
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Land Rights of the Indigenous Peoples of the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh

Rajkumari Chandra Kalindi Roy - 2000 - 231 pages
...Diversity, 1992 which states: "Each contracting party shall, as far as possible and as appropriate: (h) prevent the introduction of, control or eradicate...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats or species;" Bangladesh is a signatory to this Convention. 130 See Roy, Raja Devasish. Deforestation, Biodiversity,...
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Use of Agriculturally Important Genes in Biotechnology

Geza Hrazdina - 2000 - 252 pages
...artificially introduce alien species or genetically modified organisms. What is necessary in biodiversity to: prevent the introduction of, control or eradicate...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats or species; to finish taxonomic study of invasive species including distribution; to continue in population biology...
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Invasive Species in a Changing World

Richard J. Hobbs - 2000 - 457 pages
...Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), which calls on the parties to "prevent the introduction of, control or eradicate...species which threaten ecosystems, habitats, or species" (Article [8h] ). This chapter examines the history and ecology of the global trade in species of plants...
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The Precautionary Principle: A Critical Appraisal of Environmental Risk ...

Indur M. Goklany - 2001 - 119 pages
...manage or control the risks associated with the use and release of living modified organisms resulting from biotechnology which are likely to have adverse...taking also into account the risks to human health." This language parallels that in Articles 1 and 4 of the Protocol. The same rationale enunciated in...
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