The designation o geographical entities in this book, and the presentation o the material, do not implythe expression o any opinion whatsoever on the part o IUCN or SOPAC concerning the legal statuso any country, territory, or area, or o its authorities, or concerning the delimitation o its rontiers orboundaries. The views expressed in this publication do not necessarily refect those o IUCN or SOPAC.Published by: IUCN, Gland, Switzerland in collaboration with the IUCN Regional Oce or Oceania,Suva, Fiji and SOPAC, Suva, Fiji.Copyright: © 2011 International Union or Conservation o Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)and Pacic Islands Applied geoscience Commission (SOPAC).Reproduction o this publication or educational or other non-commercial purposes isauthorized without prior written permission rom the copyright holders provided thesource is ully acknowledged.Reproduction o this publication or resale or other commercial purposes is prohibitedwithout prior written permission o the copyright holders.Citation: Lal, P. N. and Holland, P. (2011). Integrating economics into resource and environmentalmanagement: some recent experiences in the Pacic. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN andSuva, Fiji: SOPAC. vi + 136.ISBN: 978-2-8317-1306-9Cover photos: Sailesh Kumar Sen, SPC-SOPAC Division (ront cover)SOPAC Survey Team, Fiji Floods (back cover)Layout by: Sailesh Kumar SenSPC-SOPAC Division Available rom: IUCN Regional Oce or OceaniaPrivate Mail Bag5 Ma’au Street, SuvaRepublic o Fiji IslandsPh: +679 3319-084Fax: +679 3100-128www.iucn.org/oceania A catalogue o IUCN publications is also available. This publication is also available as a download rom the IUCN Oceania Regional Oce website:www.iucn.org/oceania and the SOPAC website: www.sopac.orgCorresponding author: Padma Narsey Lal, Chie Technical Advisor, IUCN Oceania Regional Oce(email@example.com) The designation o geographical entities in this book, and the presentation o the material, do not implythe expression o any opinion whatsoever on the part o IUCN concerning the legal status o any country,territory, or area, or o its authorities, or concerning the delimitation o its rontiers or boundaries.