2012

Seeds of Sustainability

Lessons from the Birthplace of the Green Revolution

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ISBN: 978-1-61091-177-1 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. The Birthplace of the Green Revolution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      Why the Yaqui Valley? An Introduction

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      Pages 13-27

      A Brief History of the Yaqui Valley

  3. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Sustainability

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Pages 31-45

      Looking for Win-Wins in Intensive Agriculture

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      Pages 47-62

      Ecosystems and Land-use Change in the Yaqui Valley: Does Agricultural Intensification “Spare Land for Nature”?

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      Pages 63-82

      Linking Knowledge with Action for Sustainable Development: A Case Study of Change and Effectiveness

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      Pages 83-92

      Exploring Vulnerability in the Yaqui Valley Human-Environment System

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      Pages 93-104

      From Wheat to Waves and Back Again: Connections between the Yaqui Valley and the Gulf of California

  4. Elements of the Yaqui Valley System

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

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      Pages 107-138

      The Yaqui Valley’s Agricultural Transition to a More Open Economy

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      Pages 139-169

      Agricultural Research and Management at the Field Scale

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      Pages 171-195

      Nitrogen in the Yaqui Valley: Sources, Transfers, and Consequences

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      Pages 197-227

      Water Resources Management in the Yaqui Valley

  5. Conclusions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

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      Pages 231-250

      Lessons Learned

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 251-292