Modeling of ecosystem services informs spatial planning in lands adjacent to the Sarvelat and Javaherdasht protected area in northern Iran
Ardavan Zarandian, Himlal Baral, Nigel E Stork, Matthew A Ling, Ahmad R Yavari, Hamid R Jafari, Hamid Amirnejad
Land Use Policy | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2017
The authors thank Mr. Ebrahim Shakuri and Mr. Alireza Daneshi for their valuable support in preparation of basic data. Ardavan Zarandian was supported by UNEP-WCMC Sub-Global Assessment Network Mentoring Scheme and the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) provided an internship opportunity during the data analysis and writing. The authors wish also thank three anonymous reviewers for comments that helped improve the manuscript.