Critical environmental indicators : performance indices and assessment models for sustainable rural development planning

@inproceedings{Schultink2000CriticalEI,
  title={Critical environmental indicators : performance indices and assessment models for sustainable rural development planning},
  author={Gerhardus Schultink},
  year={2000}
}
  • Gerhardus Schultink
  • Published 2000
Sustainable development planning must be based on environmental and biophysical baseline indices that effectively define comparative development potential and environmental constraints. As such, indices must define the comparative advantage of the natural resource base and measure the fundamental capacity to sustain production rates of natural resource goods and services used to create societal well being. Complex biophysical and socioeconomic characteristics affect the identification and… CONTINUE READING
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