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- Chen, Xiaodong, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Conservation biology 2016 v.30 no.4 pp. 827-835
- Ailuropoda melanoleuca; conservation areas; data collection; ecosystem services; forests; issues and policy; livelihood; local government; models; people; satellites; wildlife; wildlife habitats; China
- ... Conflicts between local people's livelihoods and conservation have led to many unsuccessful conservation efforts and have stimulated debates on policies that might simultaneously promote sustainable management of protected areas and improve the living conditions of local people. Many government‐sponsored payments‐for‐ecosystem‐services (PES) schemes have been implemented around the world. However, ...
- CHEN, XIAODONG, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Conservation biology 2008 v.22 no.4 pp. 912-921
- attitudes and opinions; biodiversity; case studies; compliance; educational status; environmental impact; households; immigration; income; land cover; people; residential areas; surveys; Idaho; Wyoming
- ... Successful conservation efforts require understanding human behaviors that directly affect biodiversity. Choice of household location represents an observable behavior that has direct effects on biodiversity conservation, but no one has examined the sociocultural predictors of this choice relative to its environmental impacts. We conducted a case study of the Teton Valley of Idaho and Wyoming (U.S ...