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Ecosystem services and hydroelectricity in Central America: modelling service flows with fuzzy logic and expert knowledge
Because ecosystem services are generally not produced and used in the same place, their assessment should consider the flows of services from ecosystems to users. These flows depend on the characteristics and ...
Evolución de instituciones adaptativas frente a problemas hidrológicos en dos cuencas de Costa Rica
Las actividades humanas impactan directamente en los ecosistemas naturales, e indirectamente en sus funciones como proveedores de servicios ambientales. Actividades pasadas y actuales han disminuido la capacidad de ...
Sustainability appraisal of water governance regimes: the case of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Sustainability appraisals produce evidence for how well water governance regimes operate and where problems exist. This evidence is particularly relevant for regions that face water scarcity and conflicts. In this study, ...
Integrated and participatory analysis of water governance regimes : the case of the Costa Rican dry tropics
We present a comprehensive analysis of water governance in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Methods included interviews, workshops, and participatory processes. The study zooms in on water-related rules and regulations, people’s ...