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Published by CRC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Conservation of wildlife & habitats,
  • Forests, rainforests,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology - Forest Ecology,
  • Agriculture - Forestry,
  • Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Science / Botany,
  • Environmental Science

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsSusan W. Vince (Editor), Mary L. Duryea (Editor), Edward A. Macie (Editor), Annie Hermansen (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8670670M
ISBN 101566706025
ISBN 109781566706025

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This book provides information, strategies, and tools to enhance natural resource management, planning and policy making at the wildland-urban interface. The text is divided in five sections: forestland changes at the wildland-urban interface and why they are occurring; economic, policy and land-use planning tools that can be used to manage growth; methods for communicating with and engaging ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 29 cm. Contents: PART I: THE WILDLAND-URBAN INTERFACE: Introduction: The city is moving to our frontier's doorstep / Mary L. Duryea and Susan W. Vince --The challenge of maintaining working forests at the wildland-urban interface / John C. Gordon, R. Neil Simpson, and Joyce K. Berry --An   THE WILDLAND-URBAN INTERFACE Chapter 1 Introduction: The City Is Moving to Our Frontier's Doorstep 3 Mary L. Duryea and Susan W. Wince Chapter 2 The Challenge of Maintaining Working Forests at the Wildland-Urban Interface 15 John C. Gordon, R. Neil Sampson, and Joyce K. Berry Chapter 3 An Assessment of the Southern Wildland-Urban Interface Forests at the Wildland-Urban Interface: Conservation and Management. This book is a guide for natural resource professionals, planners, policy makers, landscape architects, and others concerned with the conservation and management of natural resources in the wildland-urban interface. These activities build capacity for science delivery and

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