Featuring Ruth DeFries (Columbia University),
Maggie Holland (University of Wisconsin),
Karen Kainer (University of Florida),
Krithi Karanth (Columbia University),
Erika Marin-Spiotta (University of Wisconsin)
Future impacts of climate change. Global warming may result in entirely new climates in 40-80 years. An innovative collaboration predicts how the distribution of plants and animals across the planet may be impacted.
Environment, malaria, and climate change. Climate change will have many effects beyond weather. In North America, incidents of malaria may spread as far as Canada. Researchers find a strong correlation between deforestation and the biting habits of malaria-carrying mosquitoes.
March 13: "Constructing Contradictions? The European Environmental Dream and Polish Organic Farming," Kathryn De Master, Nelson Institute and LTC Honorary Fellow
February 25: "Women, Peacemaking and Power in Africa," LTC Affiliate, Aili Tripp, UW
Managing wolves. LTC affiliate featured in story on Wisconsin's wolf policy.
Making hard science visual. Researcher Mark Harrower and his lab are producing films showing the importance of ecosystem services to human livelihoods and welfare. The films will be featured at the World Conservation Congress in Barcelona.
Women and governance. In Gran Chaco, Bolivia, LTC affiliate Susana Lastarria is analyzing women's management and governance of natural resources in an indigenous community's protected territory.
"Community Management of Rangelands in Afghanistan," presented by David Stanfield (4/08)
"Tenure and Transition: Pastoral Land Management in Kyrgyzstan and the Soviet Legacy," presented by Jake Fleming (4/08)
LTC brief 8. Designing Pro-poor Rewards for Ecosystem Serices: Lessons from the United States? by Harvey M. Jacobs (Urban and Regional Planning)
LTC Brief 5. Ecological Complexity and the Management of Common Property Resources by Matthew Turner (Geography)(8/07)
LTC Brief 4. Zoning for Conservation and Development in Protected Areas by Lisa Naughton (LTC Director; Geography)(8/07)
Land Tenure Center Seminar, Handspun Yarn from Kazakhstan: Improving Livelihoods of Pastoral Women, presented by Liba Brent, LTC Researcher, Global Livestock CRSP (4/06)
Land Tenure Center Seminar, Tribalism v. Individualism, Territory v. Property: Sovereignty in the Balance, presented by Richard Monette, UW Law School (3/06)
Yi-Fu Tuan Lecture, Department of Geography. Boundaries Among Kin: Kluane and White River First Nations and the Problem of "Overlap" in Yukon First Nation Final Agreements, by Paul Nadasdy (2/06)
Alive and Well: A New Home for the Land Tenure Center (7/04)
Who Owns America? IV (3/04)
New Agrarian Contracts in Zimbabwe: Innovations in Production and Leisure (8/03)
Land and livelihood (3/03)
St. Lucia Country Brief (10/14/02)
Cadastre Reform in Trinidad and Tobago (6/28/01)
Leveling Playing Field on Land Ownership (6/13/01)
Who Owns America? - III Conference Held (6/12/01)