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Dam the World

James K. Agee

in Steward's Fork: A Sustainable Future for the Klamath Mountains

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251250
eISBN:
9780520933798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251250.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter focuses on the construction of dams in Trinity. The Arkansas Dam was the first dam built in the gold-rush days. The 1890 landslide in Burnt Ranch, known as the China Slide, created a ... More


* Ancient Forest Tea: How Globalization Turned Backward Minorities into Green Marketing Innovators

Nicholas K. Menzies

in The Social Lives of Forests: Past, Present, and Future of Woodland Resurgence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226322667
eISBN:
9780226024134
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226024134.003.0021
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

The region including China's Yunnan Province, northern Laos, and northern Thailand, best known as the Golden Triangle, has been globalized for a long time. This chapter focuses on constructing ... More


Pandas and People: Coupling Human and Natural Systems for Sustainability

Jianguo Liu, Vanessa Hull, Wu Yang, Andrés Viña, Xiaodong Chen, Zhiyun Ouyang, and Hemin Zhang (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198703549
eISBN:
9780191820700
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703549.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This book synthesizes two decades of interdisciplinary research on complex interactions between a global conservation icon (the giant panda) and people, as well as its applications to human–nature ... More


A Global Icon for Nature in the Human-Dominated World

Vanessa Hull and Jianguo Liu

in Pandas and People: Coupling Human and Natural Systems for Sustainability

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198703549
eISBN:
9780191820700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703549.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

The giant panda is one of the world’s most well-known endangered species. This chapter explores impacts of pandas on people, impacts of people on pandas, and pandas–people feedbacks, topics which ... More


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