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Broader context for social, economic, and cultural componentsAuthor(s): Patricia L. Winter; Jonathan W. Long; Frank K. Lake; Susan Charnley
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-247. Albany, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station: 501-541. Chap. 9.1
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionThis chapter sets the context for the following sociocultural sections of the synthesis by providing information on the broader social, cultural, and economic patterns in the Sierra Nevada and southern Cascade Range. Demographic influences surrounding population change, including those accounted for through amenity migration, are examined. Social and cultural concerns surrounding place meanings and place attachments are reviewed next, including potential influences on responses to natural resource management. Managing for resilience includes effectively applying a “triple bottom line approach,” presented in this chapter through a discussion of recreation and tourism, one of the ecosystem services of importance in the assessment region.
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CitationWinter, P.L.; Long, J.W.; Lake, F.K.; Charnley, S. 2014. Broader context for social, economic, and cultural components. In: Long, J.W.; Quinn-Davidson, L.; Skinner, C.N., eds. Science synthesis to support socioecological resilience in the Sierra Nevada and southern Cascade Range. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-247. Albany, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station: 501-541. Chap. 9.1.
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