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close this bookAnimal Husbandry - Initial Environmental Assessment Series No. 2 (NORAD, 1994)
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close this folderPart I: General account
close this folder1 Characteristics of animal husbandry projects
View the document1.1 Introduction
View the document1.2 Project categories
View the document1.3 Choice of technology, animal species an breed
close this folder2 The environment affected by the project
View the document2.1 The ecology of animal husbandry
View the document2.2 Socio-cultural conditions
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close this folder3 Possible environmental impacts
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View the document3.1 Overgrazing and soil erosion
View the document3.2 Pollution of air, soil and water
View the document3.3 Special impacts of livestock-based industries and transportation
View the document3.4 Loss of valuable genes
View the document3.5 Infection pressure and diseases, and impacts of medication
View the document3.6 Other ecological impacts, and consequences for landscapes
View the document3.7 Social impacts
View the document3.8 Impacts of other existing or planned activities
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close this folderPart II: Documentation requirements for initial assessment of animal husbandry projects
View the document1 Project description
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4 Relevant literature

ADB 1991: Sector Paper on Livestock, Asian Development Bank, December 1991.

Behnke R. H. 1992: New Directions in African Range Management Policy. Pastoral Development Network, Paper 32c, Overseas Development Institute, London.
FAO 1992: Expert Consultation on the Management of Global Animal Genetic Resources, Rome, Italy 7-10 April 1992.

Kossila, V. L. 1984: Location and Potential Feed Use. Pages 4-24 in F. Sundstol and E. Owen (eds.): Straw and Other Fibrous By-products as Feed. Elsevier, Amsterdam, 604 pp.

Payne W. J. A. (eds.) 1990: An Introduction to Animal Husbandry in the Tropics, Tropical Agriculture Series, Longman, London, 4th ed. 881 pp.

Shonmugarotnam N. Vedeld T. Mossige A and Bovin M. 1991: Resource Management and Pastoral Institution Building in Dryland Africa. Report to the World Bank. Draft. Norwegian Centre for International Agricultural Development, Agricultural University of Norway.

Swallow B. 1992: Environmental Issues and ILCA Research Agenda. In S. Ehui and M. E. Lipner (eds.): Livestock and Resource Management Policy: Issues and Priorities for Research. Proceedings Research Planning Workshop, ILCA, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 24-27 March 1992.

UNEP 1992: Convention on Biological Diversity, Environmental Law and Institutions Programme Activity Centre, June 1992, 52 pp.