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Broom(ing) off Grass(root) poverty by legally empowering producers and collectors of natural bio-resources

Sustainable harvesting and propagation of broom grass (Thysanolaena maxima), which has a vast potential of making poorest of the poor economically rich and socially empowered, has so far been a distant goal to reach due to lack of enabling mechanisms. 688 more words

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Canada and BC's Coastal First Nations are working together to manage marine resources

Vancouver – Canada’s Federal Government and Coastal First Nations have agreed on a framework for working together in governing and managing fisheries resources along BC’s North and Central Coast. 221 more words

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Conceptual change in natural resource management students’ ecological literacy

Conceptual change in natural resource management students’ ecological literacy

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Anne Marie A. Casper & Meena M. Balgopal

Pages: 1-18 | DOI: 10.1080/13504622.2017.1350830… 168 more words

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Report from the Thematic Symposium on Gender and Fisheries @ World Women's Congress

On 1 August, at the 13th World Women’s Congress, held in Florianopolis, Brazil, Maria do Rosário de Fátima Andrade Leitão and Maria Helena Santana Cruz coordinated the Gender and Fisheries Thematic Symposium. 422 more words

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Securing women's fishing rights: a look at 5 South American coastal communities

Rights1,2 and rights-based management (RBM) 3 have long been fundamental concepts examined in theory and practice in the search for sustainable and socially just fisheries management. 524 more words

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Power/knowledge and natural resource management: imagining, creating and protecting the commons

This special issue of Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning draws the attention to ongoing concerns about the management of natural resources (NRM): their exploration, extraction, processing, and commodification is still happening in ways that are perceived to be socially unjust and ecologically unsustainable. 1,341 more words

Top 5 Farm Tree Planting Basics

With my experience in farm planning and tree planting, people often ask me about planting trees on their property.  Here are my top five suggestions to avoid the biggest tree planting fails and get you started on a successful farm tree planting project. 

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Biodiversity In Agricultural Landscapes