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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

Women

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

Women

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

Exploring interconnections between local ecological knowledge, professional identity and sense of place among Swedish fishers

Exploring interconnections between local ecological knowledge, professional identity and sense of place among Swedish fishers

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Diana Garavito-Bermúdez & Cecilia Lundholm… 189 more words

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Discordant Harmonies

Discordant Harmonies:  A New Ecology for the Twenty-first Century by Daniel B. Botkin (Oxford University Press, 1990).

A friend gave me this used book, knowing of my interest in environmental science, and it made a good companion for a cross-country airplane trip. 164 more words

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Step Up Produces Book on Natural Resource Management

Step Up Consulting Services was contracted in 2015 by Soil and Water Conservation Foundation to document and publish into a book the natural resource management practices that its projects in Bohol implemented. 123 more words

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