Quantifying changes in water use and groundwater availability in a megacity using novel integrated systems modeling
Published on August 31, 2017
Water sustainability in megacities is a growing challenge with far-reaching effects.
Published on October 12, 2016
Urban areas such as megacities (those with populations greater than 10 million) are hotspots of global water use and thus face intense water management challenges
WATER INTERNATIONAL -- Telecoupling in urban water systems: an examination of Beijing's imported water supply
Published on December 3, 2015
We apply the new telecoupling framework to the water-stressed megacity of Beijing’s imported water supply.
Published on January 1, 2007
To reach its potential wildlife management needs a coherent purpose.
ASIA AND THE PACIFIC POLICY STUDIES -- Forest Sustainability in China and Implications for a Telecoupled World
Published on December 19, 2013
Using the framework of telecoupling we found that China’s forest cover increase is affected by multiple telecoupling processes and their interactions with each other and with other factors.
Published on June 21, 2013
We propose an integrated framework based on telecoupling, an umbrella concept that refers to socioeconomic and environmental interactions over distances.
Modelling for forest management synergies and trade-offs: Northern hardwood tree regeneration, timber and deer
Published on November 20, 2012
We present a forest tree regeneration, growth, and harvest simulation model developed with the express purpose of assisting managers to evaluate the impacts of timber and deer management on forest dynamics in northern hardwood forests.
ECOLOGY, ECONOMY AND SOCIETY - An integrated framework for achieving sustainable development goals around the world
Published on September 15, 2018
One of the biggest global challenges is to achieve the United Nationsâ€Ÿ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), agreed upon by 193 countries in 2015
Published on September 3, 2012
Tigers in Nepal take the night shift to avoid people
Published on May 23, 2012
Debate about the substitutability of manufactured, natural, human, and social capital is at the heart of sustainability theory
Published on July 14, 2009
Taking a look at "PNAS".
The Housing Bomb: Why Our Addiction to Houses Is Destroying the Environment and Threatening Our Society
Published on November 15, 2013
Explaining how and why our growing addiction to houses has taken the humble American dream and twisted it into an environmental and societal nightmare.
Evaluation of Ecosystem Service Policies from Biophysical and Social Perspectives: The Case of China
Published on March 13, 2013
China has been implementing many large-scale ecosystem service policies. This article highlights three major ones – Nature Reserve System, Natural Forest Conservation Program, and Grain-to-Green Program.
Published on August 10, 2012
We highlight China’s water crisis and plan, and then offer recommendations.
Published on April 7, 2009
We studied post-program land use plans for China’s Grain-to-Green Program (GTGP), one of the world’s largest ecosystem service payment programs, in Wolong Nature Reserve for giant pandas.
Spatial-temporal assessment of water footprint, water scarcity and crop water productivity in a major crop production region
Published on April 2, 2019
This study has implications for revealing potential unsustainable conditions in irrigated agriculture worldwide.
Published on February 17, 2016
This is the first book to synthesize the findings and approaches of long-term integrated research in a model coupled human and natural system, and to illustrate their applications to regional, national, and global scales.
Published on December 9, 2020
Gillian Chirillo’s involvement in clubs and networking opportunities has strengthened her connections to the sustainability professionals she wants to work with.
Published on January 26, 2017
Published on January 13, 2015