Mobilizing Knowledge for Integrated Ecosystem Assessments

  title={Mobilizing Knowledge for Integrated Ecosystem Assessments},
  author={Robert Scholes and Georgina Cundill},
1999). Researchers, natural resource managers, and environmental practitioners face a number of challenges, including how to deal with information “fuzziness,” how to reconcile seemingly contradictory data, how to smooth over geographic and spatial variability or “lumpiness,” and how to consolidate information gathered at different spatial scales. One proposed solution has been to amalgamate different types of knowledge, such as by working across disciplines, combining qualitative and… CONTINUE READING

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