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Restoring what? : a socio-cultural exploration of ecological restoration in Christchurch and Canterbury
(Lincoln University, 2002)
The environmental issues we face today are caused by a historical conceptual separation of nature from culture. In Aotearoa New Zealand, and more specifically Christchurch and Canterbury, one of these issues is a depletion ...
Protecting and restoring indigenous nature in urban landscape, a Christchurch case study
(Lincoln University, 2006)
Internationally, from 1850 to 1960 European colonization and urbanization transformed landscapes and removed urban nature. In the provision of public open space, cultural landscapes became the norm and protection of urban ...
Feasibility study of a template model for assessing gravel pits as passive ecological reserves
(Lincoln University, 2004)
This study aimed to research the use of a template model for assessing the feasibility of establishing passive ecological reserves within gravel pits that are arguably sites of considerable ecological value due to their ...