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Implementing ecosystem-based management in the central coast of British Columbia: Support for Heiltsuk participation in strategic landscape reserve design process

Dates

date type
2012-10-31
Start Date
2012-10-31
End Date
2014-03-31

Citation

Silver Tip Solutions LLC(Fiscal Agent), Christina Bandaragoda(Fiscal Agent), US Fish and Wildlife Service(Fiscal Agent), Mary Mahaffy(Fiscal Agent), Heiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department(Principal Investigator), Laurie Whitehead(Principal Investigator), Implementing ecosystem-based management in the central coast of British Columbia: Support for Heiltsuk participation in strategic landscape reserve design process, http://mmheller.github.io/GNLCC_PTS4_NPLCC/prj_report.html?PRJ_ID=21

Summary

The project incorporates Heiltsuk Traditional Knowledge and Values into ecosystem-based management planning within Strategic Landscape Reserve Design (SLRD) Landscape Units. The SLRD process seeks to identify areas to set aside from logging (harvesting) over short and long term timeframes. Heiltsuk Traditional Use Studies (HTUS) identify harvesting and other types of cultural sites that are important to Heiltsuk well-being. HTUS data that were incorporated into a Geographic GIS was drawn on for this project, where Heiltsuk members collected spatial and photographic data so that culturally important sites and forest resources could be buffered from forestry and other development activities. The base-line study, Map Biography, also identifies [...]

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North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative(Distributor - Download products as needed from the Sciencebase.gov URL provided)

Purpose

Traditional Ecological Knowledge Vulnerability Assessment Socio-economics/Ecosystem Services Tribes Regional & county planners Federal resource managers

Project Extension

projectStatusCompleted

Budget Extension

annualBudgets
year2012
fundingSources
amount50000.0
recipientHeiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department
sourceMary Mahaffy
totalFunds50000.0
totalFunds50000.0

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  • Whitehead2012

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Type Scheme Key
lcc:np lcc:np 21

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