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A socioeconomic and natural vulnerability index for oil spills in an Amazonian harbor: A case study using GIS and remote sensing
This paper distinguishes between Social Impact Assessment (S1A) and the Public Involvement (PI) process and makes a case for PI as an integral part of SlA. PI is seen as activity within the SIA process that provides the social impact assessor with a means to obtain quantitative information regarding social impact assessment variables. In North America during the 1970s SIA began to evolve both separately and as a component of environmental impact assessments. However, the utilization and implementation of SIA procedures have moved forward in an uneven manner among federal agencies. Furthermore, the practice of SIA at the federal or ministerial level has been hindered by the unfortunate equating of SlA with public...
Study of hazardous waste sites and its generation in north east township and north east borough, Erie County, Pennsylvania USA
Response of a grassland ecosystem to air pollutants. IV. The chemical climate: Concentrations of relevant non-criteria pollutants (trace gases and aerosols)
Contribution of people's participation: Evidence from 121 rural water supply projects. Environmentally sustainable development occasional papers no. 1
Environmental impact of livestock ranches in the Kalahari, Botswana: Natural resource use, ecological change and human response in a dynamic dryland system
Community forest management in Mexico: carbon mitigation and biodiversity conservation through rural development