Making Transparent Environmental Management Decisions

Applications of the Ecosystem Management Decision Support System

ISBN: 978-3-642-31999-0 (Print) 978-3-642-32000-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. An Introduction to EMDS and its Major Components

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-22

      An Overview of the Ecosystem Management Decision-Support System

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      Chapter

      Pages 23-33

      NetWeaver

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      Chapter

      Pages 35-60

      Criterium DecisionPlus

  3. EMDS Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 61-61

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      Chapter

      Pages 63-91

      Use of EMDS in Conservation and Management Planning for Watersheds

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      Chapter

      Pages 93-110

      The Integrated Restoration and Protection Strategy of USDA Forest Service Region 1: A Road Map to Improved Planning

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      Chapter

      Pages 111-133

      Evaluating Wildfire Hazard and Risk for Fire Management Applications

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      Chapter

      Pages 135-174

      Landscape Evaluation and Restoration Planning

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      Chapter

      Pages 175-203

      Ecological Research Reserve Planning

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      Chapter

      Pages 205-226

      Forest Conservation Planning

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      Chapter

      Pages 227-251

      Wildlife Habitat Management

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      Chapter

      Pages 253-276

      Planning for Urban Growth and Sustainable Industrial Development

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      Chapter

      Pages 277-298

      Measuring Biological Sustainability via a Decision Support System: Experiences with Oregon Coast Coho Salmon

  4. The Next Version and Final Thoughts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 299-299

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      Chapter

      Pages 301-313

      EMDS 5.0 and Beyond

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      Chapter

      Pages 315-332

      Synthesis and New Directions

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 333-337