Part I: 1. The natural world2. Major world ecosystems;
Part II: 3. The human impact; 4. The effects of habitat destruction; 5. The effects of habitat disturbance; 6. Non-sustainable use;
Part III: 7. The rise of conservation biology; 8. Selecting protected areas; 9. Design and management of protected areas; 10. Protecting species I. In situ conservation; 11. Protecting species II. Ex-situ conservation and re-introduction; 12. Landscape scale conservation; 13. Conserving the evolutionary process (a longer-term view of conservation); 14. Ecological restoration; 15. Putting the science in to practice.