understand, particularly by new parties to CITES
(Calculation made by the authors as per original formula of Impact Factor by Thomson Router and Cite
Score by Elsevier)
For example, the book's editors, as well as authors of additional chapters in the book (other than the chapter cited), have an interest to cite
the book in their papers so that readers become more familiar with it.
* Researchers continued to cite
journals available only in the library's print collection, including older issues; however, mode of access to these print-only materials was not studied.
The United States, which is a party to CITES
, suspended imports of beluga sturgeon caviar from the Caspian and Black Sea basins in September and October 2005.
The American alligator and paddlefish illustrate the states' role in CITES
(see articles in this issue).
To help protect the species, nations belonging to CITES
ban all trade of African elephant ivory.
Namibia's deliberation to leave CITES
follows after its proposals to allow for hunting and trade of the southern white rhino and its products as well as to be allowed a one-time sale of government-owned ivory stockpiles was rejected at just-ended conference in Geneva, Switzerland.
'Humanity needs to respond to the growing extinction crisis by transforming the way we manage the world's wild animals and plants,' CITES
Secretary-General Ivonne Higuero said.
Governments will seek to improve the level of protection for endangered species and wildlife in general as the 183 parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES
) adopt decisions and resolutions to expand and further strengthen the global wildlife trade regime at CITES
' triennial World Wildlife Conference.