Conservation planning

Evaluating Conservation Easement and Land Records Datain Rapidly Growing Counties in the United States and theImplications for Environmental Governance

In the US, land records are fragmented and difficult to assemble. This paper details issues of access to land records from traditional land record institutions within US counties, focusing on conservation easements (CEs), CE geospatial data, and …

A framework for mapping cultural resources in landscape conservation planning

Cultural resources can be an important means of connecting people to conservation efforts. Currently, it is difficult to identify and map these tangible and intangible aspects of the landscape. We propose a framework to include cultural resources inspatial conservation planning that acknowledges the different scales of importance and management of sites.