Upland resource management in Britain

Mansfield, Lois (2017) Upland resource management in Britain. Geography, 102 (3). pp. 141-152.

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Abstract

Upland environments provide a plethora of resources for society's needs in landscapes that are often multifunctional. Unfortunately, there are a number of complex management issues that can lead to conflicts between stakeholders and, ultimately, damage the very environment we seek to use. This article explores resource use conflict in uplands. It investigates how different groups of actors perceive resources and use them. The article goes on to consider the underlying causes of the conflict and some contemporary resource management approaches that have been employed successfully to develop consensus among stakeholders and sustain the resource base effectively.

Item Type: Article
Journal / Publication Title: Geography
Publisher: Geographical Association
ISSN: 0016-7487
Departments: Pre June 2020 Academic Departments and Services > Academic Departments > Science, Natural Resources & Outdoor Studies (SNROS) > Outdoor Studies
Pre June 2020 Academic Departments and Services > Research Centres > Centre for National Parks and Protected Areas (CNPPA)
Depositing User: Anna Lupton
Date Deposited: 10 Apr 2019 11:53
Last Modified: 26 Feb 2021 08:00
URI: https://insight.cumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/4620

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