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Multi-scale analysis of carbon stocks and process indicators in the agro-ecosystem of Canterbury, New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 2016-05-31)
Increasing interest in characterising carbon dynamics in the agricultural landscape has been driven by the clear need for greenhouse gas mitigation strategies in response to global climate change. However, little quantitative ...
Setting limits to regulate non-point source pollution: a comparative study of New Zealand and the United States
(Lincoln University, 2014)
Diffuse, or non-point source pollution, derives from a vast array of activities which involve no single distinct source thus making it difficult to manage with regulations. Efforts to do so have been gaining considerable ...
Jet boating on Canterbury Rivers - 2015
(Environment Canterbury, 2015-10-05)
All jetboating rivers in Canterbury are described in terms of their values, flow needs and other considerations. Access, flow restrictions, and seasonal limits are identified and the top boating opportunities are highlighted. ...
Jet boating on Canterbury rivers: Application of the river values assessment system (RiVAS)
(Environment Canterbury, 2015-10-22)
The River Values Assessment System methodology was used to determine the relative importance of different rivers and sections of rivers to jetboating in Canterbury. Primary attributes of jetboating and associated indicators ...
The social impacts of horticultural development in Canterbury : a project submitted in fulfillment of M. Sc. (Resource Management) paper RESM 604
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1984)
This is a study of the social aspects of agricultural land use change, in particular, the intensification of pastoral and arable land through the development of irrigation and field-scale horticultural production systems ...