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Relationships between soil water retention and soil composition
(Lincoln University, 1991)
Relationships between soil water retention and physical composition have been examined in this study, using a database of two independent sets of soils from two regions in New Zealand: Canterbury in the South Island (Set ...
Phosphorus levels in topsoils under conifer plantations in Canterbury high country grasslands
(Lincoln University. Centre for Computing and Biometrics., 1996-09)
Use and perceived impact of recreation on the Port Hills of Canterbury with examples from Kennedy's Bush Scenic Reserve and Ahuriri Scenic Reserve: a dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of [Bachelor of] Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management with Honours at Lincoln University
(Lincoln University, 1999)
The Port Hills are a dominant feature of the landscape in Canterbury. They are also the closest hilly landform to Christchurch City and have extensive road and foot access. Thus recreational use can be expected to be high ...
The decision making of organic and conventional agricultural producers
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1996-06)
The main objective of this research was to describe and understand the decision making of organic and conventional farmers so that we could understand why, or why not, they grew organic products. Organic production was ...
Environmental influences on the growth, development and yield of pinto beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)
(Lincoln University, 1997)
The effect of the environment (sowing dates and seasons), irrigation and inoculation on the growth, development and yield of pinto beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) cv. Othello was investigated in two seasons on a Wakanui silt ...
Covenants as a policy mechanism for providing conservation of natural features : survey of QEII covenantees in Canterbury
(Lincoln University. Commerce Division., 1995-10)
Conservation covenants have received scant attention internationally as a tool for providing conservation. This paper examines their use in New Zealand where they have been almost the sole policy measure in protecting land ...
Factors affecting the establishment, growth and survival of native woody plant communities on the Canterbury Plain, New Zealand: A thesis submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science at Lincoln University
(Lincoln University, 1999)
The native plant communities of Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand have been severely modified and degraded and the Canterbury Plain (750,000 ha) retains few remnants of its original forest and other ecosystems. The ...