Problem Analysis of Integrated Resource Management of Riparian Areas in British ColumbiaMicroform - 1994
Summarizes information gathered and recommendations made from a project whose objectives were to: provide a clear definition of riparian areas to be used to all British Columbia departments and institutions; provide recommendations on a strategy for integrated ecosystem management of riparian areas; review and suggest a classification and inventory system for the province; and develop a strategy for educational extension. Includes a recommended definition for riparian areas and a justification for the definition; description of forested and non-forested areas that should be defined as riparian; suggestions for incorporating riparian concerns into already-established classification schemes; a review of policy, legislation, and guidelines relating to riparian areas; identification of issues perceived as impeding the development of integrated management of riparian areas; a research strategy for riparian areas; and views regarding public education and extension programs.
Publisher: Victoria : Ministry of Forests, Research Program, 1994
Description: 1 microfiche
Branch Call Number: MF BC-DOC 98-00573