This much-needed study provides a unique examination of the intricate web of policies and institutions that now impact on grassland degradation and sustainable development in China’s pastoral region. Understanding this complex matrix and its impact on the management of people, livestock, grasslands, markets and industry structures is crucial in charting a way forward. The authors argue that the aim should be to manage these inter-locking complex systems in a manner that takes advantage of the opportunities that technology present to achieve sustainable use of the grasslands.
Managing People, Livestock and Grasslands in Pastoral Areas
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Subjects: asian studies, asian development, development studies, asian development, development economics, economics and finance, development economics, environment, asian environment
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