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査読付論文
Ecosystem Services所収
著者:
Huang
Wanhui
Hashimoto
Shizuka
Yoshida
Takehito
Taki
Kentaro

The increased frequency of extreme rain events due to climate change has garnered attention in Japan. In 2018, the country enacted the Act of Climate Change Adaptation to formulate plans at national and local levels. The government has suggested the use of nature-based solutions (NBSs) across the country to address the increased risk of natural...

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Sustainability Science所収

Global environmental change, the depletion of natural resources, and unacceptable levels of pollution, among other anthropogenic impacts on the planet and its ecosystems, demand a radical shift in the way humankind develops. Global agreements like the “2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” or the “Paris Agreement on Climate Change” seek to...

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Journal of Coastal Conservation所収
著者:
Kadaverugu
Rakesh
Dhyani
Shalini
Hashimoto
Shizuka
Pujari
Paras

Bhitarkanika National Park and Mahanadi Delta are the most biologically diverse mangrove patches of India. Due to inadequate representation of the value of the mangroves in decision-making, mangroves of Bhitarkanika and Mahanadi delta have undergone a rapid decline in the last fifty years. Thus, there is a growing need to assess the ecosystem...

査読付論文
Forests所収
著者:
Dhyani
Shalini
Indu K. Murthy
Kadaverugu
Rakesh
Manoj Kumar
Kritika Adesh Gadpayle

Traditional agroforestry systems across South Asia have historically supported millions of smallholding farmers. Since 2007 agroforestry has received attention in global climate discussions for its carbon sink potential. Agroforestry plays a defining role in offsetting greenhouse gases, providing sustainable livelihoods, localizing Sustainable...

査読付論文
Land Use Policy所収

Highlights

• The analysis indicated a positive correlation between socioeconomic factors and agricultural land change in Asia.
• A negative correlation between agricultural land and urban population signified an agricultural land decline in Asia.
• Higher agricultural productivity gains contributed to the farmland decline in some...
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Environmental Research Letters所収
著者:
Estoque
Ronald C.
GAO
YAN
Ooba
Makoto
Togawa
Takuya
Hijoka
Yasuaki
Murayama
Yuji
Gavina,
Lilito D
D Lasco
Rodel

With the intensifying challenges of global sustainability and biodiversity conservation, the monitoring of the world's remaining forests has become more important than ever. Today, Earth observation technologies, particularly remote sensing, are at the forefront of forest cover monitoring worldwide. Given the current conceptual understanding of...

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Asia-Pacific Journal of Regional Science所収
著者:
Mizunoya
Takeshi
Nozaki
Noriko

In the early 2000s, Japan instituted the Great Heisei Consolidation, a national strategy to promote large-scale municipal mergers. This study analyzes the impact that this strategy could have on watershed management. We select the Lake Kasumigaura Basin, the second largest lake in Japan, for the case study and construct a dynamic expanded input...

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Sustainability Science所収

The paper narrates an empirical study of participatory mapping and spatial characterization of six non-material landscape values across multiple coastal production landscapes in the Indian Sundarban delta. The methodology relies on an inexpensive rapid rural appraisal technique that integrates the conventional notion of place preference and...

査読付論文
Remote Sensing所収
著者:
Xiaoai
Dai
Luo
Penglan
Yang
Kai
Dong
Linxin
Wang
Qiang
Liu
Chao
Li
Naiwen
Lu
Heng
Ma
Lei
Yang
Zhengli
Yao
Yuanzhi

Research on the service values of urban ecosystems is a hot topic of ecological studies in the current era of rapid urbanization. To quantitatively estimate the ecosystem service value in Chengdu, China from the perspectives of natural ecology and social ecology, the technologies of remote sensing (RS) and geographic information system (GIS) are...

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Sustainability Science所収
著者:
Kumagai
Junya
Wakamatsu
Mihoko
Hashimolto
Shizuka
Yoshida
Takehito
Yamakita
Takehisa
Hori
Keiko
Matsui
Takanori
Oguro
Michio
Aiba
Masahiro
Shibata
Rei
Nakashizuka
Tohru
Managi
Shunsuke

Recently, natural capital has gained the attention of researchers and policymakers to promote sustainability. Previous studies have investigated the value of ecosystem services with respect to specific areas or species. Other studies have investigated the value of various types of ecosystem services and natural capital by integrating a number of...