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Rescaling knowledge and governance and enrolling the future in New Zealand: a co-production analysis of Canterbury’s water management reforms to regulate diffuse pollution
(Taylor & Francis on behalf of the International Association for Society and Natural Resources, 2017)
© 2017 Taylor & Francis. Addressing diffuse agricultural pollution to improve water quality is a socioeconomic, political, and policy challenge worldwide. In New Zealand, catchment load limits are being introduced to ...
Converting community knowledge into catchment nutrient limits: A constructivist analysis of a New Zealand collaborative approach to water management
(Berghahn Journals, 2013-06-01)
The question posed in this article is how shifts in governance ushered in by the sustainability paradigm are reshaping knowledge governance. Drawing on constructivist theories of knowledge, I examine the tension between ...
A framework for comparing collaborative management of Australian and New Zealand water resources
(Resilience Alliance, 2017)
Collaborative management of natural resources involves two or more parties working together to govern and/or manage a set of resources within a defined area. Although a number of collaborative management frameworks have ...
Information use in New Zealand’s coastal zone management : Presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Science in the Centre for Resource Management, University of Canterbury and Lincoln College
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1985)
An examination of information management in New Zealand's coastal zone was carried out. This examination focussed on information relating to coastal processes and dynamics. It was recognised that decision makers require ...
The challenges of regulating diffuse agricultural pollution to improve water quality: a science policy perspective on approaches to setting enforceable catchment load limits in New Zealand
(University of California Press, 2017-05-01)
Worldwide, the cumulative effects of diffuse pollution arising from a range of human activities are diminishing the quality and ecosystem capacity of lakes, rivers, estuaries, and oceans. Devising effective ways to regulate ...
Back in the bush: sustainability, postmodernism and indigenous forests in New Zealand : a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Applied Science (Resource Management), Lincoln University
(Lincoln University, 1996)
The concept of sustainability has gained international attention in recent years as a potential universal solution to the world’s economic, social and environmental problems. The concept was at the centre of discussions ...