An intra network proposal for the regional integration of Landcare

Nelson, A 2004, 'An intra network proposal for the regional integration of Landcare', Australasian Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 129-138.


Document type: Journal Article
Collection: Journal Articles

Title An intra network proposal for the regional integration of Landcare
Author(s) Nelson, A
Year 2004
Journal name Australasian Journal of Environmental Management
Volume number 11
Issue number 2
Start page 129
End page 138
Total pages 10
Publisher Environmental Institute of Australia and New Zealand
Abstract The use of online forums and geospatial planning support systems in websites for community-based natural resource management is increasing. Interlocking regional Intranet websites have the potential to address the challenges of integrating catchment-wide objectives and strategies with grass-roots Landcare activities. In this article it is argued that a well implemented Landcare Intra Network (LIN) would facilitate the delivery of ecological and social information, enhance communication between the various stakeholders and enable more genuine joint decision-making across rural landscapes. In this way a LIN would have the potential to support sustainable practices across various ecological and political scales and a range of social and economic perspectives.
Subject Environment Policy
Keyword(s) Resource management
Community involvement
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ISSN 1448-6563
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