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Principles for life cycle inventories of land use on a global scale
(Springer Heidelberg, 2013-07)
Purpose To assess the diverse environmental impacts of land use, a standardization of quantifying land use elementary flows is needed in life cycle assessment (LCA). The purpose of this paper is to propose how to ...
Biodiversity loss in deforestation frontiers: Linking occupancy modelling and physiological stress indicators to understand local extinctions
Tropical deforestation is a main driver of the global biodiversity crisis. Impact assessments typically focus on species' presence, which means impacts are detected when local extinctions have occurred – and thus when it ...
Questões socioambientais do bairro Nova Santa Marta, na cidade de Santa Maria, RS
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBRGeografiaUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Geografia, 2013-09-27)
The urban growth in Santa Maria, presents an expansion of irregular land occupation, a fact that provides social inequality and conflicts in the urban land occupation, as well as excluding factors. This study aims to present ...
Manejo de bacias hidrográficas e sua influência sobre os recursos hídricos
Studies on the use and occupation of soil explored by various segments of urban, rural and industrial societies, associated to the watershed characteristics are extremely important for water resources management and ...
The recent urban processes in Metropolitan Area of Concepcion: morphologic transformations and occupation typologiesProcesos urbanos recientes en el Área Metropolitana de Concepción: transformaciones morfológicas y tipologías de ocupación
(PONTIFICA UNIV CATOLICA CHILE, INST GEOGRAFIA, CAMPUS SAN JOAGUIN, 2012)
An integrated approach of multiple correspondences analysis (MCA) and fuzzy AHP method for occupational health and safety performance evaluation in the land cargo transportation
Land cargo transportation is one of the components of the logistics chain with high impact on economic and social development worldwide. However, problems such as top logistics costs, deficiencies in transportation in ...
Políticas públicas para reforma agrária, desafios e possibilidades: estudo de caso do Assentamento Euclides Neto em Mata de São João Bahia
(Universidade Tecnológica Federal do ParanáMedianeira, 2014-06-09)
This research has focused Public Policy for Agrarian Reform and its main goal was to analyze the impacts caused by the implementation of public policies in the settlement that belongs to Mata de São João BA, called Euclides ...