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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–13 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001180
Published: 31 December 2019
... ecosystems and derivable ecosystem services in Northwestern Virginia. We held two scenario development workshops with regional experts in conservation, agriculture, land use planning, policy, and economic development to create scenarios of land use in the northern Piedmont and northern Shenandoah Valley of...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–14 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2017.001057
Published: 31 December 2019
... and natural resource policy professionals think about the broader challenges of diffuse, ecosystem services approaches to climate adaptation. Beaver-produced watershed improvements will remain difficult to quantify and verify, and thus will likely remain less attractive to water planners than...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2017; 111–6 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2017.sc.400879
Published: 31 December 2017
... choice has led to a governing arrangement that has theoretical implications for how to simultaneously secure ecosystem services, promote rural livelihoods, and produce the critical public good of potable water to millions of people. The policy solution displays how cooperative institutions may provide...
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Map of <b>ecosystem</b> <b>services</b> from the study “Sustaining Agriculture and Conser...
Published: 17 January 2020
FIGURE 5. Map of ecosystem services from the study “Sustaining Agriculture and Conservation in Coyote Valley” [ 59 ]. FIGURE 5. Map of ecosystem services from the study “Sustaining Agriculture and Conservation in Coyote Valley” [59]. FIGURE 5. Map of ecosystem services from the study “Sustaining Agriculture and Conservation in Coyote Valley” [ 59 ]. FIGURE 5. Map of ecosystem services from the study “Sustaining Agriculture and Conservation in Coyote Valley” [59]. More
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2018; 211–11 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001198
Published: 31 December 2018
...Abraham R. Matamanda; Innocent Chirisa; Billy B. Mukamuri; Privilege Kaduwo; Magret Mhlanga This article assesses the legal and institutional framework around governance of wetlands and wetland-related ecosystem services in Harare, the capital city of Zimbabwe (member of the Ramsar Convention on...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2018; 211–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001131
Published: 31 December 2018
... are often subjected to eradication programs. These eradication programs hamper efforts to reintroduce ferrets and disrupt the valuable ecosystem services prairie dogs provide in their role as both keystone and foundation species. Even when agreements are reached to maintain prairie dog colonies...
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Integrated crop and livestock systems diversify markets and provide ecosyst...
Published: 17 January 2020
FIGURE 4. Integrated crop and livestock systems diversify markets and provide ecosystem services. Photo credit: Elias. FIGURE 4. Integrated crop and livestock systems diversify markets and provide ecosystem services. Photo credit: Elias. FIGURE 4. Integrated crop and livestock systems diversify markets and provide ecosystem services. Photo credit: Elias. FIGURE 4. Integrated crop and livestock systems diversify markets and provide ecosystem services. Photo credit: Elias. More
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–13 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002121
Published: 10 April 2020
... potential for conflict between federal agencies’ oversight of energy development, including unconventional oil and gas reserves, with their obligation to preserve designated areas of “wilderness,” as well as protect social and cultural significance, ecosystem services, recreational benefits, and inherent...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–12 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.sc.1036402
Published: 09 April 2020
... Salmon and the ecology of coastal ecosystems . Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment . 2003 ; 1 ( 1 ): 31 – 37 . 15. Naiman RJ , Bilby RE , Schindler DE , Helfield JMJM . Pacific Salmon, nutrients, and the dynamics of freshwater and riparian ecosystems . Ecosystems . 2002 ; 5 ( 4...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–14 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002170
Published: 17 January 2020
...FIGURE 5. Map of ecosystem services from the study “Sustaining Agriculture and Conservation in Coyote Valley” [ 59 ]. FIGURE 5. Map of ecosystem services from the study “Sustaining Agriculture and Conservation in Coyote Valley” [59]. ...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–5 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.sc.948362
Published: 22 February 2020
...”) can help us to assess the impacts of climate change in critical, inaccessible ecosystems. In “Combining UAS and satellite data to monitor phenological changes in tropical forests: A case study from Costa Rica,” they explain how quickly acquired high-resolution data collected using multispectral...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–8 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002105
Published: 04 February 2020
... protection of cultural and ecosystem resources. The dual mandate of the National Park Service and the ensuing problems concerning how to preserve and encourage visitor use of national parks stem from the assumptions made by the founders of the 1916 Organic Act. The founders of the National Park Service...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002253
Published: 12 February 2020
... produce energy while reducing greenhouse gases” 2.5 2.4 8. “Environmental flow (i.e., available surface water left in rivers to support ecosystems) is the largest consumer of freshwater in rivers” 2.9 1.8 9. “Watershed management poses many trade-offs” 4.1 4.6 1 = strongly disagree...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–14 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.sc.946307
Published: 31 December 2019
...? Alfredo’s idea about the international market reminded Daniel of a conversation he had with a group of U.S. researchers. They mentioned a mechanism called “payment for ecosystem services (PES),” where owners of natural resources were paid for maintaining a healthy ecosystem that provided benefits to humans...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–10 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001370
Published: 31 December 2019
... snakehead’s current and future effects on the ecosystems it invades and will likely invade. With a warming climate, it is possible that the established range of both the warm water bullseye snakehead and the cold water northern snakehead could spread further northward. The publicity surrounding the...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–14 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002006
Published: 31 December 2019
... expense and time in developing primary datasets if they would do spatially explicit analysis. The second phase in LCA is the estimation of impacts on human health and ecosystems, known as the “life cycle impact assessment.” Here, the models generally lack any spatial input data or parameters to...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002147
Published: 31 December 2019
... target for “returning the prairie to a pristine state” based on conditions before the arrival of European settlers [ 38 ]. The National Park Service blog explained that the goal is to “restore the prairie ecosystem by replacing exotic plant species with native vegetation. This effort benefits not...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–8 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001636
Published: 31 December 2019
... fishless, temporary waters, resting or foraging habitat to a suite of other species, and ecosystem system functions related to hydrology, water quality, and biogeochemical processes [ 1 – 3 ]. Small, natural features, such as vernal pools [ 4 ] are challenging to conserve through traditional regulatory...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–21 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001735
Published: 31 December 2019
...Sonya Ahamed; Joshua Sperling; Gillian Galford; Jennie C. Stephens; Douglas Arent Intersections of food, energy, and water systems (also termed as the FEW nexus) pose many sustainability and governance challenges for urban areas, including risks to ecosystems, inequitable distribution of benefits...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–11 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.sc.960306
Published: 31 December 2019
... multiple uses (e.g., timber, recreation, and forest ecosystems) USFS; Natural Resource Conservation Service State forest managers Land owned primarily in upper watershed (including Lory State Park); some parks in the lower watershed Managing forests and protecting multiple uses (e.g., timber...
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