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Case Studies in the Environment (2019) 3 (1): 1–11.
Published: 31 December 2019
... their organizations, and resource limitations; successfully attaining competitive funding Public outreach Engaging with local homeowners, particularly to foster dialog, understand the local context, build legitimacy, communicate risk, and implement on-the-ground projects Overcoming distrust of...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2019) 3 (1): 1–14.
Published: 31 December 2019
... resources. This case reports on the development of a spatially explicit water footprint for Guess?, Inc., a global apparel company to highlight “hot spots” of negative impacts on water resources. Freshwater resources consumed throughout the life cycle for a pair of blue jeans were assessed, including the...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2017) 1 (1): 1–6.
Published: 31 December 2017
... to affect the rules governing use of the resource. The ability to enforce sanctions, but in a graduated fashion: as more limits and rules are violated, penalties increase. An inexpensive, accessible, and expeditious means of resolving conflicts in that area. Lack of intervention by outside...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2017) 1 (1): 1–7.
Published: 31 December 2017
... resources under a National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management (NPSFM) [ 17 ]. The NPSFM establishes a limits-based approach across the existing effects-based system by requiring regional councils to set enforceable water quality and quantity limits for all freshwater management units in accordance...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2018) 2 (1): 1–10.
Published: 31 December 2018
... governments have limited capacity and resources to respond appropriately. Household and community resilience in informal settlements is drawing increasing policy focus, given the persistence of these kinds of neighbourhoods in cities and towns in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Africa, in particular. This case...
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Case Studies in the Environment 961302.
Published: 17 July 2020
... , 14 ]. The collaboration resulted from a need to provide students with resources to develop more engaging and appealing visualizations to tell stories hidden behind streaming data sources. The collaborative instruction was piloted in both beginning graduate and advanced undergraduate public policy...
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Case Studies in the Environment 1112327.
Published: 24 June 2020
... [ 1 ], the aim of the Paris Agreement is to limit the global temperature increase to below 2°C, with a preference to keep the warming below 1.5°C. Significant changes will have to be implemented to achieve this goal. While there has been a minimal number of large projects executed since the agreement...
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Case Studies in the Environment 962226.
Published: 23 June 2020
... consumption advisories would continue, and river access would be limited to designated points. This first alternative would be the cheapest and easiest to implement, but it did not guarantee the protection of human or ecological health ( table 1 ). Mercury concentrations were positively associated with...
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Case Studies in the Environment 1112837.
Published: 19 June 2020
... water use. As competition for limited water resources grew, some states pursued legal measures to resolve water disputes. Many stakeholders had developed distrust or blind resentment about who was to blame when water was scarce. In this climate, the ACFS convened and have remained together for over...
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Case Studies in the Environment 1112838.
Published: 19 June 2020
..., providing narrative solution to the common problem of limited data or data access for the newest man-made geographic features. Table 1. Tower Height Measurements and Height Calculations. Figure 1. Competing claims and natural resources. Source : The Brookings Institute; Reuters...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–12.
Published: 16 May 2020
... assistance from the ATSDR and the ATSDR Action Model [ 10 ] ATSDR, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry; BCP, Baraboo Comprehensive Plan; EPA, Environmental Protection Agency; RR, Remediation and Redevelopment; WDNR, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. FIGURE 2. Map of...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–13.
Published: 10 April 2020
...Miriam R. Aczel; Karen E. Makuch This case study analyzes the potential impacts of weakening the National Park Service’s (NPS) “9B Regulations” enacted in 1978, which established a federal regulatory framework governing hydrocarbon rights and extraction to protect natural resources within the parks...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–12.
Published: 09 April 2020
... the Committee on Natural Resources (who referred it to the Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Water, Power, and Oceans); the latter held hearings on the bill in October 2017 and discharged it in April 2018 for markups by the Committee on Natural Resources. Later that month, an amended version of H.R...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–9.
Published: 09 April 2020
.... Community members shared personal stories; doctors and respiratory therapists spoke the struggles of their patients’ facing from air pollution; and lawyers and policy experts spoke the need for improved regulatory oversight and enforcement. While sustaining this level of focus over time was resource...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–12.
Published: 10 March 2020
...Taylor J. Senegal; Elizabeth A. Flaherty Natural resource managers often use quantitative methods to characterize and manage ecosystems. A firm understanding of these methods, ranging from simple counts to complex models, is critical in conducting accurate population and community assessments...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–5.
Published: 22 February 2020
... that quantitative methods are inherently limiting. Rather, quantitative methodologies offer an opportunity for researchers to reflect on their own biases and consider environmental issues in more depth. When one maps the relationship between population growth and biodiversity within a particular region...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–9.
Published: 12 February 2020
... center of this nexus, yet our understanding of its interconnections among food, energy, and ecosystems is limited [ 11 ]. The complexity of the social, economic, and environmental dimensions of water resources presents one of the greatest management challenges facing humanity [ 12 ]. Equally concerning...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2020) 4 (1): 1–14.
Published: 17 January 2020
..., Monterey County, is one organization addressing this issue ( Figure 3 ). ALBA is an organic farm incubator with the mission to create economic opportunities for limited-resource and aspiring organic farmer entrepreneurs [ 43 ], nearly all of whom are first or second-generation immigrants, mainly from...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2019) 3 (1): 1–12.
Published: 31 December 2019
... mosquitoes. Interspecific competition at the various stages of mosquito development can play a role in development and success later in life, as well as the overall structure of the local and regional mosquito community [ 33 , 61 , 62 ]. Resource limitations within larval habitats lead to...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2019) 3 (1): 1–5.
Published: 31 December 2019
...Nicholas Kirk This paper examines the development of adaptive management in New Zealand’s resource management case law. In particular, this paper investigates a Supreme Court decision ( Sustain Our Sounds Inc v King Salmon New Zealand Co Ltd ), which established a set of criteria for implementing...