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Resource use options for the Upper Manuherikia Valley : 603 case study
(University of Canterbury and Lincoln College. Centre for Resource Management., 1982)
Current resource development in New Zealand is unprecedented in its pace and scale. Development activities have implications for other resource uses and for future generations. Conflicts generated must be recognized and a ...
Social assessment : theory, process and techniques
(Centre for Resource Management, 1990-08)
Impetus in New Zealand for the development of theory, process, and techniques of social assessment comes from major social change. This change has been in the restructuring and reform of the public service and the resource ...
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 ...
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 ...
Groundwater management tools : analytical procedure and case studies
(Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, 2003-10)
This report addresses an issue of groundwater management that was identified by regional council staff, as part of a project conducted by Ministry of Agriculture & Forestry and the Ministry for the Environment for encouraging ...
Working the blue gold: a personal journey with mathematical tools for water management
(Lincoln Ventures Ltd., 2010-12)
This presentation is about mathematical models, but with a particular bias. The title refers to working the blue gold – and the models are called mathematical tools. This is about mathematical models applied to solving ...
ECCO : computer fetishism or essential tool? : An assessment of the usefulness of the ECCO model in aiding sustainable development
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1992)
The notion of sustainable development is increasingly being promoted as a term for guiding resource management. However, the definition of sustainable development is unclear. This report attempts to assess the contribution ...
Resource management and the rule of law : the role of the courts
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1984)
This study examines the ways in which legal remedies can be used in order to achieve the goals of resource management. However, the discussion is confined to remedies available under the common law. The introduction sets ...
Integrated management versus fragmented management : a case study : Te Waihora
(Lincoln University, 1992)
This report advocates that integrated management, given the complex nature of the environment, is more preferable than a regime which is characterised by fragmentation. General issues associated with the present resource ...