research product . Other ORP type . 2017

Bioregions vs. biosphere reserves: Which is a better vehicle for sustainability?

Alexander, Don;
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  • Published: 06 Jan 2017
  • Country: Canada
In the past fifty years, various concepts have emerged that have the potential to assist societies in achieving greater sustainability. In this article I will briefly review the evolution of the bioregion and biosphere reserve concepts, look at definitional issues, at their similarities and differences, and at their relative strengths and weaknesses as vehicles for promoting the greater sustainability of human societies.
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free text keywords: Biosphere reserves, Bioregionalism, Sustainability, Place attachment, Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Region (B.C.)
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