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Publication évaluée par des pairs
janvier 2023
Portugal

Spatial planning potential for reducing natural risks including wildfires is widely recognized.

Terra Brasilis
Articles et Livres
juillet 2022
Afrique
Guinée-Bissau
Portugal

A presente nota de pesquisa sugere que se atente ao enquadramento epistémico e institucional da ocorrência da geografia humana nas antigas colónias portuguesas, em particular da Missão de Geografia da Guiné, dirigida por Orlando Ribeiro e considerada o momento inaugural desta linhagem, como ponto de partida para procurar agregar os relatos cindidos acerca da afirmação desse saber, por um lado,

Publication évaluée par des pairs
mars 2021
Italie
Portugal
États-Unis d'Amérique

Growing external pressures from human activities and climate change can exacerbate desertification, compromising the livelihoods of more than 25% of the world’s population. The dryland mosaic is defined by land covers that do not behave similarly, and the identification of their recurring or irregular changes over time is crucial, especially in areas susceptible to become desertified.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
mars 2021
Canada
Portugal

The Multi-Level Perspective (MLP) is an analytical framework developed to explain transitions towards sustainability. This article aims to contribute to enhancing the use of the MLP to understand the transitions towards sustainability in agriculture. We propose that MLP is an insightful framework to capture particular micro-level trajectories of adopting innovations.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
février 2021
Portugal

The Low Mondego (Baixo Mondego, in Portuguese) river basin has been considerably modified by human interventions to prevent floods and to improve agricultural conditions over recent decades. This work analyzes the main impacts arising from those interventions and the socio-economic context in which they occurred.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
février 2021
Belgique
Allemagne
Lituanie
Portugal
États-Unis d'Amérique

The majority of Europeans live in cities, where parks as components of Urban Green Spaces (UGSs) play an important role in well-being and the provision of ecosystem services (ES). UGSs are especially relevant for the implementation of the United Nations (UN) Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goals “Good health and wellbeing” (Goal 3) and “Sustainable cities and communities” (Goal 11).

Publication évaluée par des pairs
janvier 2021
Brésil
Mexique
Portugal
États-Unis d'Amérique

The coastal landscape of the south of the Baja California peninsula provides significant socio-economic benefits based on tourism. An analysis of coastal vulnerability was conducted for Cabo San Lucas, considering wave climate conditions, sediment characterization, beach profiles, and the historical occurrence of coastline changes, hurricanes, and El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) events.

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Publication évaluée par des pairs
novembre 2020
États-Unis d'Amérique
Portugal

Urban population decline has been extensively described as a triggering factor for community segregation and fragmentation, as well as for land use vacancy and house/flat vacancies, resulting in rising interest in strategies of green infrastructure expansion aimed at citizens’ wellbeing and urban ecosystems.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
septembre 2020
Brésil
Colombie
Espagne
Italie
Mexique
Norvège
Porto Rico
Portugal
États-Unis d'Amérique
Venezuela

Since the middle of the 20th century, irrigation in the southeast of Spain has displayed significant productive growth based on the intensive use of the scarce water resources in the area and the contribution of river flows from the hydrographic basin of the Tagus River to the hydrographic basin of the Segura River.

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