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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.2019.sc.946307
Published: 31 December 2019
... constitution were not reflected in the land use and land tenure policies. The INRA law, which guided land titling, required land to be in “productive use” to receive a land title. While the text was ambiguous about what counted as “productive,” in practice, it viewed forestry as unproductive, and in turn...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–12 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002238
Published: 16 May 2020
...Jennifer R. Black; Edward A. Geick This case study focuses on laws and policies used in Baraboo, Wisconsin land redevelopment projects, including the state laws that regulate cleanup of environmentally contaminated properties, the authorizing laws behind the projects, and the policies incorporated...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2017; 111–6 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2017.sc.348268
Published: 31 December 2017
...Ann Brower This article presents a case of using property rights to govern land use in the high country of New Zealand's South Island. It tells the story of a land reform policy and its implementation over two decades, through changes in rules and governing parties. It observes land reform outcomes...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2017; 111–7 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2017.sc.433549
Published: 31 December 2017
... into catchment nutrient limits: a constructivist analysis of a New Zealand collaborative approach to water management . Nature & Culture. 8 ( 2 ), 205 – 225 . 22. Duncan, R. 2014 . Regulating agricultural land use to manage water quality: the challenges for science and policy in...
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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
... . Energy sprawl is the largest driver of land use change in United States . PLoS One . 2016 ; 11 ( 9 ): e0162269 . 8. Jenner S , Lamadrid AJ . Shale gas vs. coal: policy implications from environmental impact comparisons of shale gas, conventional gas, and coal on air, water, and land in the...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2020.sc.965681
Published: 09 April 2020
... of the land surface attributable to humankind ([ 14 ], p. 22). The Valley is home to several of the most agriculturally productive counties in the United States [ 15 ], grossing more than US$25 billion annually [ 16 ]. This agricultural abundance is juxtaposed with some of the state’s highest rates...
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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
... reservoirs, dams, and shorelines on the Lower Snake River provide many land- and water-based recreational opportunities, including hiking, camping, hunting, fishing, swimming, and boating [ 35 ]. Multiple organizations representing outdoor recreation, sports fishing, and commercial fishing in the PNW have an...
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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
... imaging equipment mounted on drones can be used to supplement traditional Landsat data available over several decades at much coarser scales. Their case study describes how remote sensing is used to determine long-term land cover changes and highlights the value now being realized from the widespread...
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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
... irrigation, tourism, land-use changes for development, and water use intensity—a key nexus of competing interests in the Tempisque River watershed. Similar increases in nodes and connections were observed in each of the students’ individual cluster maps, which were reflected in the breadth of WEF nexus...
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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
... begin by considering how, in the presence of funding shortages and a dual mission of conservation and recreation, land managers can build networks of local and community volunteers who aid in park management through educating visitors about park policies and ecosystem conservation. Students will think...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–5 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002246
Published: 31 December 2019
... challenges for science and policy in enforcing limits on non-point source pollution in New Zealand . Land use policy . 2014 ; 41 : 378 – 387 . This paper examined case law precedent in New Zealand’s RMA which outlined criteria for applying adaptive management. This case study illustrated that both...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–8 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001545
Published: 31 December 2019
... history of urban gardening in North American cities [ 4 , 16 ]. Agriculture has been typically excluded from formal land use policies, but many cities supported urban gardening during moments of economic crisis [ 42 ]. Cities such as Philadelphia made vacant lots available to unemployed residents as...
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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
... in California, with clear policy implications for broadening and deepening this support. TABLE 1. Stakeholder interviews by scale. California State National/International Producer Regional Non-profit Government Agencies Full Belly Farm Agriculture and Land-Based...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001768
Published: 31 December 2019
.... Alpert P . Integrated conservation and development projects . Bioscience . 1996 ; 46 ( 11 ): 845 – 855 . 17. Pelletier J , Gélinas N , Potvin C . Indigenous perspective to inform rights-based conservation in a protected T area of Panama . Land use policy . 2019 ; 83 : 297 – 307 . 18...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–11 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001305
Published: 31 December 2019
... of sustainable land management (SLM), where swampy land is transformed, using ridges and ditches. Approximately 25 agro-based sites were studied to evaluate their relevant land use, management, and economic aspects. We determined that nearly 100% of the cultivated lands adopted this technology...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–7 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001701
Published: 31 December 2019
... opportunities for relocation. Fijian villages are on mataqali/iTaeuki land which is communal land owned by mataqali units (landowning unit term) [ 17 ]. For the lack of a better word, the term “ownership” is oftentimes used in English, but it inadequately captures the true nature of mataqali and requires...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–10 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.002113
Published: 31 December 2019
... are perceived and managed in a diversity of settings across the US-Mexico borderlands. Ultimately, recognizing the unique and important contributions of people living and working under different systems of land ownership and tenure will open doors for partnerships in achieving common goals. Una...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.001990
Published: 31 December 2019
... and lease portions of the land for mining and extractive industries [ 3 ]. Reducing the monument’s size has been protested both publicly and in the courts, with a range of actors coming forward against the change. There are multiple policy options, which could restore Bears Ears to its original...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–7 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.001958
Published: 31 December 2019
... exhausted. Second, downscaling was explained through eco-development where the City of Harare sought to maximize on land-use. Third, the rationale for the PADD of Harare Gardens has been mainly for selfish reasons by individuals who manipulate the land market in Harare and subsequently benefit from the...