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Coverage of resource management since July 8, 2021.

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LETTER: Protect old growth forests

"...Sustainable logging, jobs, cost, all the current resource management strategies are failing to recognize the truth: we are at the end of our forests, grasslands, water and we need to stop logging our old growth areas immediately..."

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Hope after wildfire: Tiny sequoias could grow into giants

"...Climate change and a century of policies emphasizing extinguishing wildland blazes rather than letting some burn to prevent bigger future fires are to blame, said Christy Brigham, chief of resource management and science at Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. Hotter droughts have led to more intense fires that have burned through fuels accumulated through fire suppression..."

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Hundreds of giant sequoia trees may have been killed by California wildfires: official

"...While some groves may have received only patchy fire damage and will recover, every burned giant sequoia is a loss, Brigham said. “When you stand by a tree that big and that old, 1,000 to 2,000 years old, the loss of any is a heartbreak,” she said. “You can't get it back, it's irreplaceable..."

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Les Leyne: 15,000 water wells could be declared illegal in 2022, causing economic chaos

"...It brought the management of groundwater into the modern era, to congratulations all around. It set up a regime to regulate, protect and use it fairly. The “once in a generation” bill was going to transform groundwater policy..."

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CRD framework lays out waste reduction priorities

"...Municipalities are the CRD’s primary partner in implementing the Solid Waste Management Plan. The CRD will inventory current municipal waste initiatives across the Capital Region and staff are working to enhance collaboration with municipalities, according to the framework..."

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OP/ED: BC needs to drastically change post-fire logging

"...Salvage logged cutblocks bring roads, weeds and compacted soil, which destroy and fragment wildlife habitat. Salvage logging can degrade the soil’s ability to retain moisture and regulate temperature, which limits regrowth and encourages erosion, sedimentation and even landslides. The impact on fish-bearing streams can be catastrophic..."

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FORESTRY WEEK: Huu-ay-aht work on resource management plan for territory

"...Hišuk ma c’awak (Everything is One) is a Nuu-chah-nulth principle that describes the essential balance of nature, or the “web of life. ” Many Huu-ay-aht histories tell of the complex and strong relationship between humans and all of nature. In keeping with these traditions, Huu-ay-aht First Nations is instilling this guiding principle into resource management within their hahuułi (traditional territory)..."

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DND doing controlled burns at Rocky Point in Metchosin

"...The objectives include the creation of open landscape for military training, the protection and restoration of Garry Oak ecosystems and the mitigation of wildfires..."

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Citizen science project maps island water story

"...How much water is available to maintain ecosystem services and to support the community? How well off is the island in terms of maintaining a water balance?  ..."

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Tent Talks Episode 5: Resource Conservation at Rouge National Urban Park

"...We are back for Episode 5 with Richard de Paulsen, a Resource Management Officer at Rouge National Urban Park..."

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Cariboo resort turned into camp for crews fighting McKinley Lake wildfire

"...Crooked Lake Resort’s dining room is busy serving meals to firefighters and contractors. (Photo submitted)Firefighting crews have enjoyed a sit down breakfast, a packed lunch and sit down dinner each day. (Photo submitted)Crooked Lake Resort is located a two-hour drive from Williams Lake so most of the food being served is home-made..."

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Northwest B.C. First Nation project bags national award for land use planning

"...The 2019 land use plan – which is an update of the Nation’s 2012 plan – created designated zones and visions for the use and development of the Kitselas’ nine reserves as well as resource management in northwest B. C..."

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Jobs in resource management

Recent employment opportunities from across Canada.

Supervisor, Climate Action Programs - Capital Regional District (Victoria, BC)

"...Develops technical and summary reports related to progress in meeting regional climate goals, objectives and targets..."

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Environmental Conservation Specialist - Capital Regional District (Victoria, BC)

"...Prepares and coordinates the preparation of ecological management and restoration plans and oversees implementation of these plans in accordance with CRD strategic goals and objectives..."

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Supervisor, Climate Action Programs - Capital Regional District (Victoria, BC)

"...Develops technical and summary reports related to progress in meeting regional climate goals, objectives and targets..."

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Water Conservation/Urban Wildlife Bylaw Officer - City of Coquitlam (Coquitlam, BC)

"...The successful incumbent must enjoy working outdoors in all conditions, be willing to work evening and weekend shifts, and be comfortable interacting with the public..."

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Podcasts

Recent episodes that mention resource management.

Rick Anthony - Zero Waste Expert and Principal at Richard Anthony Associates

Duration: 35:48

"...Rick Anthony is an internationally recognized and published expert in the area of Resource Management using the Zero Waste Systems approach. ..."

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Informative Video

Discussions, Documentaries, and Investigative Reports about resource management.

Katie Meinhold - Commercialization of Baobab Fruit Products as Exemplary NTFP: Lessons from Markets

"...Katie Meinhold is with the Sustainable Food Systems Research Centre at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, where the sustainable utilization of wild plants and forest products is one of the research priorities..."

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Mr. Bruce Knight: Catalyzing a National Ecosystem Services Market

"...Knight explains the history of the Ecosystem Services Market Consortium (ESMC) and details how ecosystem service markets can add incentives to motivate farmers and ranchers to improve soil health..."

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The Commonwealth Marine Economies Programme - The Pacific

"...Her research has been focused on fate and consequence of pollutants in the freshwater, coastal and offshore marine waters, and establishing links between the freshwater zone and marine system and coastal zone management with extensive experience of designing, implementing and evaluating monitoring programs to assess environmental impacts of human activity on the marine and coastal zone..."

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Soil Health Basics: Healthy Soils for Sustainable Cotton Webinar Series, Episode 1

"...If a cotton producer adopts a soil health management system, they will help the cotton industry meet, and exceed, their key performance goals related to increased soil carbon and land use efficiency, and decreased greenhouse gas emissions, soil loss, water use, and energy use..."

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Academic Research

Recent peer-reviewed papers about resource management relevant to the latest news.

Supporting Evidence-Based Water and Climate Change Policy in Scotland Through Innovation and Expert Knowledge: The Centre of Ex

"...CREW is governed according to key policy areas in Scotland?s water sector including flooding, coastal erosion, catchment and natural resource management, rural sustainability and water quality management..."

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Economic tradeoff between domestic well impact and reduced agricultural production with groundwater drought management: Tulare

"...For the case study presented, a fee range of $300 to $600/acre-foot ($300?$600/1,233 m3) yielded an effective groundwater management policy for reducing domestic well impacts from drought and balancing agricultural impacts of drought with the need to replenish additional drought pumping in wetter years..."

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Industrial water conservation by water footprint and sustainable development goals: a review

"...The paper reviews incorporating the concept of water footprint to achieve SDGs in relation to industrial water conservation and the future pathways that lead to sustainable water resource management..."

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Assessing the Resiliency of Salt Marshes Under Increasing Nitrogen Loading

"...Understanding the threat to ecosystems from excess nitrogen in coastal waters is a priority issue in scientific research and natural resource management..."

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Rethinking water policy in India with the scope of metering towards sustainable water future

"...Moreover, the Indian water sector has been identified to concentrate majorly on water resource management, while overlooking sustainable aspects like water use efficiency through water metering..."

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Prophecy of Groundwater Level Using Hybrid ANFIS-BBO Approach

"...Accurate and reliable prediction of groundwater level (GWL) fluctuations is very significant for improving water-use efficacy and water resource management..."

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The Potato of the Future: Opportunities and Challenges in Sustainable Agri-food Systems

"...Food security has four dimensions: food availability, food access, food use and quality, and food stability..."

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Water Resource Management Using a Multiperiod Water Pricing Model in Izmir District

"...Different pricing policy scenarios are proposed using the developed model to provide sustainable water management and penalize high water use..."

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Effects of the virgin forests to the dissolved organic matters in small forested watershed: a case study of the Tangwang River

"...Making clear of the background values of different watersheds is an important mission for water resource management and assessment..."

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Sustainability assessment with structural equation modeling in fresh food supply chain management

"...Dimensions of this study include supply chain management, resource management, food safety, packaging, and waste management..."

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Cognition and behavior in context: a framework and theories to explain natural resource use decisions in social-ecological syst

"...Despite this recognition and extensive knowledge about human decision-making in the behavioral sciences, empirical analysis, formal models, and decision support for sustainability policy in natural resource management often either neglect human behavior or are based on narrow and overly simplistic assumptions..."

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Impacts of Decentralized Environmental Governance on Andean Bear Conservation in Colombia

"...Decentralized environmental governance is thought to improve efficiency, local compliance, and democratic potential of natural resource management..."

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