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The feasibility of compost manufacture in metropolitan Christchurch
(Lincoln College. Centre for Resource Management., 1971)
This report has been prepared by a committee of citizens of Greater Christchurch who are concerned with the human environment. The committee feels that a considerable improvement in the quality of this environment could ...
The Waimakariri catchment; a study of some aspects of the present systems of land use, with recommendations for the future
(Lincoln College. Tussock Grasslands and Mountain Lands Institute., 1967)
1. The Waimakariri River has been a constant threat to the Christchurch area. From the earliest days of settlement, river works have been carried out to control flooding, and the present value of these works now exceeds ...
Thyme in Central Otago : a summary of studies by biology students at Dunstan High School, Alexandra
(Lincoln College. Tussock Grasslands and Mountain Lands Institute Lincoln College ., 1979)
Thymus vulgarais L. (Labiatae) is a plant which has become an increasingly prominent member of the adventive flora of Central Otago since its introduction into the area last century. Its distribution is confined to the ...
The management of New Zealand mountain lands for recreation : the third of three volumes on the current status and future direction of mountain land recreation in New Zealand
(Lincoln College. Tussock Grasslands and Mountain Lands Institute., 1979)
This report is a nationwide perspective of the management of mountain lands through the expressed thoughts and impressions which the managers of these lands have given. Furthermore, it is a critical review of management. ...
Reserve measures up but can improve
(NZ Herald, 2010-09-10)
Troubled wildlife reserve Pukaha Mt Bruce has survived the scrutiny of a peer review in fairly good shape although the just-published report has pointed the finger at some areas of pest control that need to be improved. ...
Lowland lake management and restoration: some insights from Te Waihora/Lake Ellesmere
The battle to conserve New Zealand’s lowland lakes is in some ways reflected in the ‘race for water’! Ken Hughey from Lincoln University outlines the challenges facing Te Waihora/Lake Ellesmere. Described in 2011 by the ...
Hands up, who wants good water quality?! the mirage of success in setting resource limits in New Zealand
Research question: How are farmers interpreting calls for change in farming practices to manage water quality?
The potential for improved water management using a legal social contract
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2011-07)
This review examines the proposed social contract to improve water management in the Canterbury Region of New Zealand. This contract defines expectations of resource access and use, forming a boundary of responsibility ...
The implications of increases in tourism on local users of nature-based recreation settings in the Selwyn District, New Zealand: A review of the literature and selected research methods
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2020-04)
Tourism growth is placing pressure on New Zealand’s natural resources as increasing numbers of international visitors seek out scenic attractions often located in areas managed for conservation and public access. Many of ...
Attitudes and barriers to water transfer
(Lincoln Ventures Ltd. Lincoln Environmental., 2001-12)
This project is part of the Ministry for Environment’s Water Allocation Programme. The programme is aimed at enabling sustainable development of New Zealand’s water resources by removing unnecessary constraints to water ...