Ecosystems & Natural Resources


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Worldwide, scarce freshwater resources are increasingly being used to satisfy the demands of a rapidly increasing population and a growing global economy. One-third of the world’s...

Author: 
Masago
YOSHIFUMI
Binaya Kumar
MISHRA
Shokhrukh-Mirzo
JALILOV
Mohamed
KEFI
Misato
DILLEY
Kensuke
FUKUSHI
Book
English
January 2019 Topics:
In Small Carnivore Conservation

Bornean Ferret Badger Melogale everetti is endemic to the uplands of the Mount Kinabalu and the Crocker Range, Sabah, north Borneo; it is currently categorized as Endangered on The...

Author: 
Hidemi
NAGANO
Keiichi
OKADA
Yoshihiro
NAKASHIMA
Jamili
NAIS
Kenehiro
KITAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2019 Topics:
Global Policy
In Global Policy

This article argues that the environment was extensively incorporated into the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with broad and ambitious targets, reflecting environmental...

In Sustainability Science

Editorial Note to Special Feature: This special feature (SF) introduces the updated science-policy issues ranging from (a) biodiversity and ecosystem services (BES) scenarios and...

Author: 
Osamu
SAITO
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Shunsuke
MANAGI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2019 Topics:

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and cooling of power generation facilities. Changes in the water availability induced by global...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Research Report
English
January 2019 Topics:

Irrigated agriculture has become an important focus of the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) for addressing poverty alleviation, food security and climate change...

Working Paper
English
December 2018 Topics:
In Heliyon

The Gomti River in Lucknow City, India, was an important source of water for the
different uses few decades ago. However, because of the rapid global changes,
current...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2018 Topics:

The presentation provides summaries of messages relevant to forest in IPCC Special Report “Global Warming of 1.5 °C” and recent progress on REDD+.

Author: 
Presentation
English
November 2018 Topics:

In this volume, we seek to highlight how the sustainable use of biodiversity as practiced in well-managed SEPLS can contribute to effective area-based conservation of biodiversity....

Book
English
November 2018 Topics:

This presentation was made as one of the three key note presentations in a side event at the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) fourteenth meeting of the conference of parties...

Author: 
Nicolas
SHAUFFELE
Sabrina
MENGRANI
Yohsuke
AMANO
Presentation
English
November 2018 Topics:

The Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM) is a seed funding mechanism to encourage IPSI members to develop and accelerate sustainability actions in SEPLS.

This report aims to...

Author: 
Nicolas
SCHAUFFELE
Sabrina
MENGRANI
Policy Report
English
November 2018 Topics:

The GEF-Satoyama Project has been working to realize society in harmony with nature by mainstreaming conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in production landscapes and...

Author: 
Yoji
NATORI
Devon
DUBLIN
Issue Brief
English
November 2018 Topics:

生物多様性及び生態系サービスに関する政府間科学-政策プラットフォーム(IPBES)による「IPBES 生物多様性と生態系サービスに関する地域評価報告書:アジア・オセアニア地域」は、生物多様性および自然が人にもたらすもの(NCP2)の重要性、現況および変化に関する既存の知見を厳密に分析するものである。本評価では、生物多様性および自然が人にもたらすもの(NCP)...

Translator: 
Ryo
KOHSAKA
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Keiko
KOTANI ZUSMAN
Policy Report
Japanese
November 2018 Topics:

近年住民による木材生産が増加しているインドネシア、ベトナム、フィリピン、タイについて、以下の点を明らかにした
・方法論の課題:各国で住民による林業・木材生産の動向が把握できる既存の統計データはどのようなものがあるか?国間で比較可能なデータが存在するか?
・(それらのデータを利用して推測できる)各国の住民林業・木材生産の動向

Author: 
Seiji
IWANAGA
Nariaki
ONDA
Kaori
SHIGA
Takahiro
FUJIWARA
Machi
HAYAHUNE
Satoshi
TACHIBANA
Presentation
Japanese
November 2018 Topics:
In Sustainability Science

This paper presents a systematic review of biodiversity/ecosystem services scenario exercises from the Asia–Pacific region. From the limited scholarly literature available, 61...

Author: 
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Haripriya
GUNDIMEDA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2018 Topics:
In Sustainability Science

The paper narrates an empirical research conducted for developing four alternative socio-ecological scenarios for the lower Gangetic delta in India (aka the Indian Sundarban). We...

Author: 
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Toshiya
OKURO
Mrittika
BASU
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2018 Topics:
In Forest Ecology and Management

Logging has been operated throughout Bornean tropical forests that harbor diverse fauna species. We examined the responses of ground-dwelling wildlife to logging intensity in two...

Author: 
Agus
SUDIBYO JATI
Shogoro
FUJIKI
Yuyun
KURNIAWAN
Ryota
AOYAGI
Kanehiro
KITAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2018 Topics:

ILBM is an approach for achieving sustainable management of lakes and reservoirs through gradual, continuous and holistic improvement of basin governance, including sustained...

Presentation
English
October 2018 Topics:

The chapter focuses on future scenarios of Biodiversity and Ecosystem nServices (BES) and implications to human well-being in the Asia-Pacific region and account for the unique...

Author: 
Haripriya
GUNDIMEDA
Shizuka
HSHIMOTO
Phillip
RIORDAN
Shunsuke
MANAGI
Jonathon
ANTICAMARA
Sonali
GHOSH
Sunieeta
SUBRAMANIAN
Ruchi
BADOLA
Report Chapter
English
October 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

Generally, the characterization of land surface roughness is obtained from the analysis of height variations observed along transects (e.g., root mean square (RMS) height,...

Author: 
Saeid
GHARECHELOU
Ryutaro
TATEISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2018 Topics:

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