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Uncovering the Effects of Conservation Efforts along the Lower Wisconsin Riverway
In this paper we hope to uncover the changes that have occurred in the area due to the passing of the legislation that created the Lower Wisconsin State Riverway. More specifically we will look at how land use regulations ...
Striking a Balance: Recreation and Conservation in Wisconsin State Parks
The basis of this project was to explore how visitor numbers to state parks affects both quality of visitor experience and conservation plans of park management. The research question and subsequent data collection ...
Recreation and Conservation in Wisconsin State Parks
There exists a debate on whether Wisconsin state parks should focus on conservation or recreational activities. The question posed was, how do recreational activities at Devil's Lake State Park and Wyalusing State Park ...
Buffer zones in the Peruvian Amazon bring conservation benefits despite ambiguous rules and uncertain authority
Many geographers have tested whether protected areas save forest, but they usually focus on parks and reserves, management units that have internationally recognized standing and familiar objectives. Buffer zones have ...
An Evaluation of Habitat Connectivity of Conservation Subdivisions in Waukesha County, Wisconsin
Conservation subdivisions are designed to preserve at least 50% of their buildable land as open space with the purpose of protecting wildlife habitat and wildlife corridors. Yet, several conse ...
Keeping Seeds: Memory, Materiality and Agrobiodiversity Conservation
A good amount of commercially produced grocery store tomatoes are grown in the state of Florida, in agricultural landscapes better known for citrus and sugar, but still just a couple hours from my hometown. They are planted, ...