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The Human Dimensions of Riparian Areas: Implications for Management and PlanningAuthor(s): John F. Dwyer; Pamela J. Jakes; Susan C. Barro
Source: Riparian Management in Forest of the Continental Eastern United States. p. 193-206. (2000)
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionThis chapter introduces an important dimension in building our understanding of how riparian systems function -- people. The human dimensions of natural resource management concerns how people value and interact with these ecosystems, their processes and functions. People as users, managers, owners, or involved citizens are integral components of riparian ecosystems and are interconnected with the physical and biological dimensions in many ways.
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CitationDwyer, John F.; Jakes, Pamela J.; Barro, Susan C. 2000. The Human Dimensions of Riparian Areas: Implications for Management and Planning. Riparian Management in Forest of the Continental Eastern United States. p. 193-206. (2000)
Keywordsriparian systems, ecosytems, people-resource interactions, riparian areas, management
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