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What the public thinks : where do we want to go with rural New Zealand in the 21st century?
(Lincoln University, 2008-06)
The ongoing biennial environmental survey, undertaken by staff at Lincoln University since 2000, has been used as a basis for identifying some future directions for rural New Zealand in the 21st Century. In the main, New ...
Non market valuation in New Zealand
(Lincoln University and University of Canterbury.Centre for Resource Management., 1988-07)
There is a demand for non-market valuation information in New Zealand which is likely to increase with current "more-market" policies. Information needs range from identifying non-market values, through methods for ...
Community mitigation preferences : a choice modelling study of Auckland streams
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 2003-05)
The principal aim of this project was to apply choice modelling as a tool for development of offsetting mitigation assessment in two locations within the Auckland metropolitan area. Surveyed individuals were presented with ...
The impact of wilding trees on indigenous biodiversity: a choice modelling study
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit, 2007-12)
Invasive species are typically non-indigenous species that adversely affect the habitat they invade. The adverse impact can be ecological (e.g. extinction of indigenous species), environmental (e.g. altering ecosystem ...
Managing competition: a survey of methods for allocating scarce resources
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management. Lincoln University / University of Canterbury, 1990-06)
The essence of resource management is determining the optimal rates of use and allocation of scarce resources. However, a problem arises in determining what optimality means. Often the resource management agency uses ...
Perceptions of conservation and the Department of Conservation: interim findings from the 2008 Environmental Perceptions Survey
(Lincoln University. Environment Society and Design Division, 2008-06)
Instruments for internalising the environmental externalities in commercial fisheries : report to Ministry of Fisheries
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2000-07)
Commercial fisheries in New Zealand having significant environmental externalities are identified and a framework for comparative Environmental Impact Assessment is proposed. From this analysis and from a survey of ...
Amenity values of spring fed streams and rivers in Canterbury: a methodological exploration
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2007-12)
Groundwater allocation decisions have effects beyond the enterprises and land uses for which water is used. They may influence the quantity, quality and flow of spring fed streams within the catchment, and the in-stream ...