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Large-area Effects of GM-Crop Cultivation

Proceedings of the Second GMLS-Conference 2010 in Bremen

by Broder Breckling (Volume editor) Richard Verhoeven (Volume editor)
Conference proceedings 138 Pages
Series: Theorie in der Ökologie, Volume 16

Summary

This book presents the results of the GMLS II conference on «Implications of GM-Crop Cultivation at Large Spatial Scales», held in Bremen in March 2010. The meeting was a platform to discuss ecological, agricultural and economic implications of genetically modified organisms (GMO) and to present new developments in risk assessment and monitoring. Approaches in co-existence regulations and nature protection standards are presented as well as legal challenges and resolutions on national and on EU-level. The book collects 30 contributions written by specialists in science, administration and jurisprudence from Europe as well as Africa, Central America, and Russia.

Details

Pages
138
ISBN (PDF)
9783653020762
ISBN (Softcover)
9783631603611
Language
English
Publication date
2010 (November)
Published
Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien, 2010. 137 pp., num. fig., tables and graphs

Biographical notes

Broder Breckling (Volume editor) Richard Verhoeven (Volume editor)

Broder Breckling is Senior Lecturer at the University of Bremen and research scientist at the University of Vechta. He organised various research projects on ecology, risk assessment and modelling of genetically modified crops. Together with Richard Verhoeven, science journalist in Bremen, he initiated several publications and international conferences on GMO.

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