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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
... examine the paradox that exists when the support of anglers and/or other important stakeholders in wildlife management does not match the potential a species has to damage a native habitat. Readers should be able to think critically about how people have come to define what is seemingly good for the...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2018; 211–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2017.000760
Published: 31 December 2018
... immediate response in Shwesettaw Wildlife Sanctuary has been an increase in deer numbers. Whether examining the “soft diplomacy” of public engagement and increased staff capacity or the “hard enforcement” by the military, both demonstrated that the species can respond rapidly to management actions; but the...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–11 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001842
Published: 31 December 2019
... reveals the transition of a mixed forest from strongly deciduous to weakly deciduous phenology in the Hacienda Barú National Wildlife Refuge (HBNWR), southwestern Costa Rica. This case study presents an approach for researchers and forest managers to study and track vegetation changes over time in...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2018; 211–12 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001123
Published: 31 December 2018
...Parikhit Sinha; Beth Hoffman; John Sakers; LynneDee Althouse Development of a utility-scale solar photovoltaic project involves management of various potential environmental impacts, including impacts on wildlife and habitat. Although solar facility construction activities do involve short-term...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2018; 211–6 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2017.000778
Published: 31 December 2018
... University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2018 The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge—managed by the US Fish & Wildlife Service—was first set aside by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1908 to protect the breeding grounds for native...
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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
... Harare’s wetlands to rapidly shrink and affecting their ability to provide key ecosystem services, such as clean water, flood protection, recreational areas, and wildlife. In addition, both overlapping roles and functions among the various institutions and legislations are responsible for wetland...
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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
... federal agencies, the NPS, the FS, the FWS, and the BLM, to re-evaluate current regulations to manage the goals of economic development with the risks resulting from resource exploitation. Federal control is complicated by the fact that some territory within national parks and national wildlife...
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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
... snowpack. Proponents of breaching the dams say that removing the dams is the only viable option to mitigate these conditions. Opponents argue that improvements to the dams can successfully combat these challenges. Current practices for managing salmon runs may prove inadequate and need to change in the...
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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
... whether a group was agrarian or pastoral . . . Both the agrarian and pastoral societies left large tracts of land for resource management purposes, whose disruption constituted a major environmental problem in Kenya” (p. 20). The country’s first wildlife laws, institutions, and game reserves/parks...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2020; 411–12 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.989042
Published: 10 March 2020
... most cases, it is difficult or impossible to count all wildlife in the environment, so abundances are commonly extrapolated from a sample. There are many abundance techniques used in fisheries and wildlife research and management, each with its own advantages and disadvantages [ 3 , 4 ]. Mark...
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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
... their economic and environmental suitability for development, protection, or management. An-Min Wu and Jill Johnston’s case study “Assessing spatial characteristics of soil lead contamination in the residential neighborhoods near the Exide battery smelter” shows how spatial thinking and exploratory...
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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
...Nicholas R. Magliocca; Eugenio Gonzalez-Jimenez Costa Rica is known as a verdant, tropical paradise with rich rainforests, abundant wildlife, striking mountains and volcanoes, and picturesque beaches. However, the perceived abundance of Costa Rica’s water resources is only true for part of the...
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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
... agencies (the National Park Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) administer wilderness areas. In practice, wilderness area management is largely at the discretion of the agency overseeing the area. The Wilderness Act does not allow for...
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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
... : 2017 . Available: http://demographics.coopercenter.org . 19. Beach DM , Clark DA . Scenario planning during rapid ecological change: lessons and perspectives from workshops with southwest Yukon wildlife managers . Ecol Soc . 2015 ; 20 ( 1 ): 61 . 20. Bradfield R , Wright G , Burt G...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–10 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2019.001941
Published: 31 December 2019
... plan for public land in New Jersey on university lands. The Stockton Forest Management Plan (Text S2. https://stockton.edu/forest-management/ ) includes objectives to mitigate threats from insect pests and wildfire, develops and maintains habitat for wildlife, reintroduces forest disturbances, and...
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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
... scattered across the United States sky islands in the context of these federally managed lands, including the Malpai Borderlands and Sonoita Creek Wildlife Corridor ( Figure 3 ). FIGURE 3. Map showing land tenure and management of the Sky Island mountain areas, and locations of some key conservation...
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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
... thrive in a challenging environment. Sustainability innovations profiled in this case study are variously related to the three broader concepts of socioecological systems, integrated landscape management, and rural-urban interface. After reviewing these concepts, this case study presents the main...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–6 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001784
Published: 31 December 2019
... designated a National Wildlife Refuge in 1930 [ 2 ]. However, as the Sea became more saline and polluted, stocked sport fish species declined, as did associated recreation and tourism. In addition, as fish species diversity and populations declined, so did the documented bird species using the Refuge on the...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–6 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001875
Published: 31 December 2019
... cleanup can inform both a nuanced evaluation of the specific case as well as provide a means to explore marine debris as a complex, global environmental problem. There are many remaining uncertainties about how The Ocean Cleanup technology will impact marine wildlife, due to the size of the equipment...
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Case Studies in the Environment. 2019; 311–7 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/cse.2018.001610
Published: 31 December 2019
... associated with pesticides, herbicides, and fertilizers, which can cause environmental degradation and health problems. Large-scale conventional agriculture is often using pesticide, herbicide, and fertilizer intensive, and these chemicals may contaminate natural environments, harming wildlife, and degrading...
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