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Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2020
Australia
Estados Unidos de América

Alpine pastures and meadows are agroecosystems of biological, cultural-historical, and economic importance that are undergoing profound imbalances and which are in a rapid decline due to changes in management and/or abandonment. The European Union is making efforts to protect this heritage and resource.

Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2020
Australia
Suiza
República Checa
Alemania
Francia
Croacia
Hungría
Liechtenstein
Polonia
Eslovaquia
Eslovenia

Forests cover about 40 % of the European Union (EU), providing a wide spectrum of invaluable ecosystem services to more than half a billion people. In order to protect and harness this crucial asset, EU policies are advancing multifunctional management.

Publicación revisada por pares
Octubre 2020
Territorio Británico del Océano Índico
República Centroafricana
América central
América del Sur
América Septentrional
Estados Unidos de América
China
India
Europa
Rusia
Australia
Global

Although the way in which vegetation phenology mediates the feedback of vegetation to climate systems is now well understood, the magnitude of these changes is still unknown. A thorough understanding of how the recent shift in phenology may impact on, for example, land surface temperature (LST) is important.

Publicación revisada por pares
Octubre 2020
Estados Unidos de América
Australia

This study examined knowledge mobilization and collaboration practices of practitioners in a Canadian provincial park agency, BC Parks. Data was collected through four focus groups, an on line survey (N = 125), and a follow up workshop.

Publicación revisada por pares
Septiembre 2019
Australia

Agricultural land uses can contribute to land degradation, water quality decline, and loss of ecosystem function and biodiversity in the surrounding catchment. Trees can assist in catchment management, and re-afforestation strategies have been implemented in an effort to mitigate agricultural impacts and improve degraded land and waterways worldwide.

Publicación revisada por pares
Junio 2019
Australia
Canadá
Francia
Estados Unidos de América

Agriculture around the world is one of the industries most affected by, and faced with responsibility to mitigate, climate change. Through improvements in technology and efficiency as well as changes to land use management, agriculture can make an important contribution to meeting global commitments such as the Paris agreement or the Sustainable Development Goals.

Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2018
Australia

The widely applied Importance-Performance Analysis (IPA) provides relatively simple and straightforward techniques to assess how well the attributes of a good or service perform in meeting the expectations of consumers, clients, users, and visitors. Surprisingly, IPA has rarely been applied to inform the management of urban public green infrastructure (PGI) or urban nature (UN) spaces.

Publicación revisada por pares
Septiembre 2018
Sudáfrica
Australia
Estados Unidos de América
África austral

There is a growing recognition of the contribution that privately-owned land makes to conservation efforts, and governments are increasingly counting privately protected areas (PPAs) towards their international conservation commitments.

Publicación revisada por pares
Junio 2018
Australia

Environmental policies and regulations have been instrumental in influencing deforestation rates around the world. Understanding how these policies change stakeholder behaviours is critical for determining policy impact. In Queensland, Australia, changes in native vegetation management policy seem to have influenced land clearing behaviour of landholders.

Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2017
Australia

Indigenous groups are increasingly combining traditional ecological knowledge and Western scientific approaches to inform the management of their lands. We report the outcomes of a collaborative research project focused on key ecological questions associated with monsoon vine thickets in Wunambal Gaambera country (Kimberley region, Western Australia).

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