Mountain Research2019-09-26T08:50:44-06:00

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Addressing Complex Sustainability Challenges of Mountain Social-Ecological Systems
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Integrated Community and Ecosystem-based Disaster Risk Reduction: A New Paradigm for Disaster Management in Complex Systems
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Transdisciplinary Approaches to Mountain Sustainability
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Transdisciplinary Modeling of Mountain Social-Ecological Systems
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Addressing Complex SES Challenges

Mountain social‐ecological systems (MtSES) are vital to humanity, providing ecosystem services to over half the planet's human population. Despite their importance, there has been no global assessment of threats to MtSES, even as they face [...]

Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment

Cattle are moved seasonally between private and federal rangeland in mountain communities. Social–ecological approaches to rangeland management have been developed by the Blue Mountains working group and the Community‐Based Observing Network working group of the [...]

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