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Conservation practices for climate change adaptation.
Climate change and rising populations are placing higher demands and larger constraints on the world’s resources. This PowerPoint presents what these challenges mean for agriculture, and describes principles for soil and ...
Feminist Geographic Information Sciences (FGIS)
(Blacksburg, VA.: Virginia Tech, Office of International Research, Education, and Development (OIRED), 2014)
This presentation was developed as a teaching module to contribute to the gap of feminist geographic information systems (FGIS) in international development. It summaries recent literature on GIS theory and development and ...
Social capital and community-based water management: A case study in Bukidnon
This presentation seeks to address whether building social capital through policy and other incentives can affect the state of the environment. "Social capital" is operationalized into measurements of level of trust, ...
Describiendo el paisaje: Geología, clima, suelos y hidrología en el área de Cotacachi
Description of geology, climate, soils, and hydrology in the Cotacachi area
Trends and gaps in ecoagriculture-related research
This presentation on ecoagriculture provides an operational definition that includes interdependent factors of agricultural productivity, economics and rural livelihoods, and wild biodiversity. The practical application ...
Andean highlands: Implications of climate change
This presentation provides background on the SANREM CRSP project "Adapting to Change in the Andean Highlands: Practices and Strategies to Address Climate and Market Risks in Vulnerable Agro-Eco Systems" and discusses the ...
Efecto de la aplicación de abonos orgánicos y químicos sobre la fertilidad del suelo en el cultivo de la papa (Solanum tuberosum)
Objectives, treatments, activities and preliminary results of the project that evaluates the effects of organic and chemical fertilizers application on potato production soil's fertility (Solanum tuberosum).
Efecto de fertilizantes orgánicos y inorgánicos en el cultivo de la papa (Solanum tuberosum L.) en cuatro comunidades del Altiplano central de Bolivia
A presentation about the importance of potato production, definition of the problem, methodology, model, measure variables, results and discussion, and conclusions of the project that evaluates the effects of organic and ...
Community partnership in the Richtersveld National Park (South Africa)
The Richtersveld National Park lies in the north-western corner of South Africa and represents one of the major ecological areas not protected by the national parks' system prior to its proclamation. It is the first fully ...
Enmiendas orgánicas e inorgánicas y la fertilidad del suelo en el cultivo de la papa (Solanum tuberosum)
A presentation of the SANREM CRSP Andes (LTR-4) project's objectives, areas of action, methodology, experimental designs, activities and preliminary results.