Assessing surrogate performance

Assessing surrogate performance

Assessing surrogate performance Background Carolina, USA (~1900 km2). Although this region is of biological and cultural significance, privately-owned lands are extensive and contribute to a complex mosaic of urban, agricultural, and forested landscape. Despite this...
Zoning for aquaculture and biodiversity

Zoning for aquaculture and biodiversity

Zoning for aquaculture and biodiversity Background Aquaculture is the fastest growing food production industry in the world yet research and guidance demonstrating strategic multi-objective zoning for sector expansion is scarce. Quantifying and mitigating conflicts...
Planning for Nature and people in Chile

Planning for Nature and people in Chile

Planning for Nature and people in Chile Background The Mediterranean-type climate region of Chile is a globally unique biodiversity hotspot but its protected area system does not adequately represent the biological diversity, nor does it provide equitable access to...
The Red Sea Project

The Red Sea Project

The Red Sea Project Background The Red Sea Project (TRSP) is a development giga-project launched by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia within its Vision 2030 plan to transform the nation. Vision 2030 sets to accomplish the diversification of the economy, creating a vibrant...
Adriatic-Ionian Transboundary Conservation

Adriatic-Ionian Transboundary Conservation

Adriatic-Ionian Transboundary Conservation Background The Adriatic-Ionian Region (AIR) is an important maritime region for Europe and provides a challenging case study for the identification of a basin-wide marine spatial plans strategy, specifically due to the...