Can your decisions make a change?

Jan 2013 - Conservation - Land Use

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People's attitudes toward protected areas

Jan 2013 - Land Use

Protected area conservation is dependent to some extent on the goodwill of communities living around them. This is especially true in a developing country context, where people can pose a threat because they rely on these areas for their day to day needs, such as fuelwood and food. Teri Allendorf is working to understanding how local residents value the protected areas they live near.