Adaptive Management and Social Learning in Collaborative and Community-Based Monitoring : a Study of Five Community-Based Forestry Organizations in the western USA

@inproceedings{FernndezGimnez2008AdaptiveMA,
  title={Adaptive Management and Social Learning in Collaborative and Community-Based Monitoring : a Study of Five Community-Based Forestry Organizations in the western USA},
  author={Mar{\'i}a E. Fern{\'a}ndez-Gim{\'e}nez and Heidi L. Ballard and Victoria E Sturtevant},
  year={2008}
}
Collaborative and community-based monitoring are becoming more frequent, yet few studies have examined the process and outcomes of these monitoring approaches. We studied 18 collaborative or community-based ecological assessment or monitoring projects undertaken by five community-based forestry organizations (CBFs), to investigate the objectives, process, and outcomes of collaborative ecological monitoring by CBF organizations. We found that collaborative monitoring can lead to shared… CONTINUE READING

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