Defining The Intangible: Incorporating Contested Social Values Into Native Forest Management

Grant number: LP120200795 | Funding period: 2013 - 2016

Completed

Abstract

This project aims to relate social values to forest management criteria and indicators, and to incorporate social values in ecological modelling of management scenarios. For agencies, like the Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment, it will predict the likely ecological outcomes and public acceptance of diverse management scenarios.