Browsing Theses and Dissertations - Department of Human Dimensions of Natural Resources by Author "Goldstein, Joshua"
Payments for ecosystem services and intermediaries: investigating potential involvement and programmatic roles in western Panama Author(s):Huber-Stearns, Heidi
Date Submitted:2012Payments for ecosystem services (PES) are a market-based conservation tool seeking to better align economic incentives with conservation by connecting beneficiaries of ecosystem services with providers of these services. ...
Integrative complexity and attitudes toward prescribed fire in northern Colorado and southern Wyoming Author(s):Czaja, Michael R.
Date Submitted:2012This research examined whether the relationship between basic beliefs about wildland fire management and attitudes toward prescribed fire are moderated by the level of integrative complexity. Households in counties adjacent ...
Date Submitted:2011Private, working ranches provide valuable "ecosystem services," the benefits people derive from ecosystems including food, water, open space, carbon sequestration, recreational opportunities, and many more. While ranchers ...