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FRST370
Community Forestry
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Course Info
Instructor: Janette Bulkan
Class Time: MWF 1000-1100 hours
Classroom: FSC 1221
Office Hours: Fridays: 1100 to 1400 hours
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2019 Winter Term 2

Topics
Community forestry management of the Kayapo Indigenous People of Brazil: an analysis of the restoration actions by different stakeholders after disturbances
Community-based Fire Management in East Kalimantan, Indonesia
Impacts on forests and people of the palm oil industry in Kalimantan, Indonesia
Indigenous Community Forestry in Manitoba, Canada
The Mangrove Ecosystem, Ucides cordatus, and the Local Economy in the Caeté Estuary, Northern Brazil
The cultural, environmental and economic impact of timber harvesting on local communities: A case study of the Ukrainian Carpathian mountain communities
Conservation of Zhangjiajie National Forest in China: protection or exploitation?
Climate refugees in New Zealand and Australia: transferable lessons from the multi-stakeholder processes of community forestry
Desertification Control and Afforestation Projects in Northwest China and Preliminary Results – A Case Study of the “Ant Forest” Public Welfare Project of Alipay
Community-based management of old growth forest in Hawaii
The relationships among government, environmental and community stakeholders in Wanglang Panda Reserve Area, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China
Exploring the cocoa tree decline in Nyame Nnae, Ghana and the complications of tree/land tenure that smallholder farmers are facing
Collaborative management of Qingliang mountain, Hangzhou, China
Collaborative management strategies to protect Dalbergia cochinchinensis (Siamese rosewood) from illegal logging in Phraya National Park, Thailand
A coordinated approach to poverty alleviation and ecological conservation in Pingwu County, China
Applications of Payment for Ecosystem Services in Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia
Impacts of the Establishment of Pudacuo National Park on the Neighbouring Communities in Yunnan, China
Assessing the tourism industry in the Tornqat Mountains National Park, Labrador, Canada and its impacts on and engagement with local communities
Assessing and comparing the socioeconomic impacts of the Arbutus Greenway project proposal in Vancouver, Canada
A contemporary exploration of Native Hawaiian preferences, practices, and involvement in ocean and land management (Hawaii, USA)
Qwuloolt Estuary: Co-management efforts to restore the Snohomish River Floodplain in Washington State, U.S.A
Management of Hoke Community Forest for Conservation, Environmental Education and Economic Welfare in North Carolina, USA
Conflict Between Great Apes Conservation and Indigenous Communities’ Livelihood in the Lebialem-Mone Forest Landscape, Cameroon
Traditional culture and community forest management in Hani village, Yunnan, China
Protection and management strategies for Shennongjia National Nature Reserve (SNNR), an old growth forest in Hubei Province, China
Management Conflicts over Community Forests in the Terai Region of Nepal
Assessing the management of moso bamboo (Phyllostachys edulis) forests by collective economic organizations in Linan, Zhejiang Province, China
An exploration of women’s roles within community forestry in Nepal
Community-based Co-management of Forest Resources in Baishuijiang National Nature Reserve, Gansu, China
An assessment of the North Coast Marine Plan produced by the British Columbia Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development and the Skeena First Nations Stewardship Society
The Emergence of Etosha National Park and its Impacts on the Hai//om People
Community-Based Management of Marine Protected Areas in the Fishing Villages of Kubulau District, Vanua Levu, Fiji
Alterations in Policies in Commercial Logging in Solomon Island, Pacific Ocean
Community Forestry in Squamish, British Columbia: Social Impacts on the Local People
Co-management of community forests in Wuyi Mountain, Fujian province, China
Butterfly Farming in Amani, Tanzania: Enriching Livelihoods through Forest Conservation and Butterfly Trading
Community-based management of Feng Shui forests by Hakka people in Longyan, Fujian Province, China
Natural resources management by the Inuit People in the Nunatsiavut area, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Community resources management, including the role of gender, in Maku Walled Village, Ma’andi Township, Jinping Autonomous County, Yunnan Province, China
Collaborative Management of Community Forest Resources in the Capilano Watershed in British Columbia, Canada
An Assessment of the Environmental and Social Processes in the Protection of the Tibetan Antelope (Pantholops hodgsonii) in Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve, Tibetan Autonomous Region, China
Assessing the social, economic and environmental outcomes of the integrated community forest enterprise of Ejido El Largo y Anexos in Chihuahua, Mexico
Mayan community forest reserves (MCFR) as a global model for sustainable landscapes: a case study of Quintana Roo, Mexico
Community management of Chinese hickory (Carya cathayensis) on Tianmu mountain, Zhejiang province, China
How fish farming impacts access to traditionally harvested salmon and other marine resources for First Nations on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Assessment of community conservation strategies for the critically endangered cotton-top tamarin, (Saguinus oedipus) in Atlantico and Bolivar, Colombia
Customary marine tenure on Ngarchelong and the islands of northern Palau, Oceania
Assessing the design and implementation of green roofs in Beijing, China: lessons in multi-stakeholder processes
Sole Food Street Farms, Urban Food Farms in Vancouver, B.C., Canada: A history and assessment of multi-stakeholder processes (2008 - present)

2018 Winter Term 2

Assessing the management of Awa communal lands by the Awa Federation of Ecuador 
Forest Resources Management in Harrop-Procter Community Forest, B.C., Canada
Community Forests and Sustainable Co-Management in Longquan City, Zhejiang Province, China
The evolution and impacts of Qala:yit Community Forest, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
Community forestry in Huoshan County, Anhui Province, China
Rainforestation in the Eastern Visayas, Philippines; Managing climate change mitigation with local participation
Tourism and the Involvement of Local Peoples in Huangwanxiang, Emeishan City, Sichuan Province, China
Community Forestry in Ntchisi, Malawi
An Assessment of the Land Claims and Rights of the Ogiek (Muthoni Wanyeki) in the Mau and Mt. Elgon Forests of Kenya
An assessment of the Cortes Forestry General Partnership (CFGP) of BC, Canada: a joint Indigenous and non-Indigenous community forestry association 
Local vs official attitudes to Feng Shui Forests in Fujian Province, China
Community forestry in Paraty, Brazil; Urbanization, political complexities and their impacts on local forests, waterways, and floodplains
Bikes, Bears and Beauty: Community Trail Maintenance in Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
Community-based management of alpine pastures and resources in the valley of Ursern, Switzerland
The relationship between the Li Ethnic Minority People and APP China: an assessment of the prospects for sustainable forestry in Hainan Island, China
Community Forestry, Corruption, and Attempts for Conservation in Tam Dao National Park, Vietnam
Co-management of Community Forestry in the Guyanos Indigenous Territory, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Mountain Biking Industries along the Sea to Sky Corridor, British Columbia: An Overview of Recreational Forest Usages as part of Community Forestry Management
Bella Coola Community Forest Ltd.: Sustainable Local Forestland Management, British Columbia, Canada
Ecosystem services and management of “Long Forest” created by Dai Indigenous People in Xishuangbanna, China
Community-based forest management: the collective forest tenure reform in Jiewen village, Fujian province, China
Collaborative Forest Management in Nepal: A case study of Terai Forest
Community forestry in Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, China: The swidden agroecosystems of Jinuo community
Analysing Vancouverism: The Role of Community in Vancouver’s Olympic Village, British Columbia, Canada
The implications for forests and people of the tenure changes in Longquan, Zhejiang Province, China
The Ktunaxa First Nations versus the proposed Jumbo Ski Resort: customary claims versus the Province of BC, Canada
Digging into Medway Community Forest in Caledonia, Nova Scotia, Canada: a case study of sustainable and ecologically based forest management to support local community investment
Under-forest Chicken in Taizishan National Forest Park, Hubei Province, China
Collective Management in Taohua Administrative Village of Lijiang, Yunnan Province, China
Community forestry in Nepal’s Terai region: assessing managerial and organizational operations
he Great Bear Rainforest: K3H in British Columbia, Canada
The effects of the implementation of REDD+ for community forestry in Nepal
Community forestry in the reconstruction of Sendai after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake
Asserting the status of Jakun-Orang Asli Community as Aboriginal People of Peninsular Malaysia and owners-by-custom of Sungai Linggiu, Johor
The community forests managed by the Miao People in Guizhou Province, China
Achieving rural development while preserving natural resources - a case study of the Great Green Wall across the northwest rim of China
The Management of Indigenous Forests in Lesotho, Southern Africa
The conflict between real-estate development and preserving parklands in Tai Lam Country Park, Hong Kong
The relationship between adjacent communities and Gaoligong Mountains, Yunnan, China
Exclusion of the Baka People's Involvement in Forest Management in the Sangha Trinational Landscape of Cameroon, the Central African Republic, and the Republic of the Congo
The participation of the Khong Indigenous People in the management of the Mekong River, Laos and suggestions for meaningful improvement
How the Slocan Integral Forestry Co-operative in British Columbia built integrated forest solutions
A case study of community forest management in Thuli, Nepal Himalayas
Community forestry case study in Jiuzhaigou National Park, Sichuan, China
The Cultural and Conservation Significance of Anguniaqvia niqiqyuam Marine Protected Area (MPA), North West Territories, Canada
Integration of First Nations values by the Tl'azt'en First Nations community into the colonial system of forestry
Huangshan Mountain community forest: a community developed by tourism and understory products
Evenki community in Aoluguya township, Inner Mongolia, China: the last reindeer herders and hunters in China
Management of land encroachment on their ancestral territory by the Achuar Indigenous People of Peru
Community-based mangroves and fisheries management in Kien Giang province, Vietnam
Community of Tarōji, Soni Village, Japan: Reconnecting to satoyama grasslands
Traditional management strategies of the Tujia Ethnic Minority in the Wuling mountain area adjacent to Hunan, Hubei, Guizhou and Chongqing, China
Analysis of the management of village fengshui forests in the Pearl River Delta, China
Regeneration of a depleted forest in the Dozam Community Forest, Dramste Block of Monger District, Eastern Bhutan; insight into stakeholders and community members
Chakma Tribal Forest Management in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh
Community forest in Siem Reap village, Cambodia
Fishing quota programs in the Alaska Native Villages, USA
The bisses: a community-based management of water resources in Valais, Switzerland
Forest management in Ban Thung Yao community in Thailand
The Citizens of Wellington County, Ontario, Canada vs Nestle Corporation and the Ministry of the Environment: A Long Fight for Groundwater 
Community Natural Resource Management by the Smangus Indigenous People of Hsinchu, Taiwan
Collaborative management of the Giant Panda's habitat in Wolong National Nature Reserve, China
Cockle Harvesting in Ferryside Village, Carmarthenshire, Wales, U.K.
Community-Based Management of Mangrove Forests on the Mozambique channel coast of Madagascar
An assessment of the legal status and management of the Indus Delta Mangrove Forest, Port Qasim region of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Land vs. Ocean: an assessment of the causes and consequences of deforestation on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia
A Study of Rural Tourism and Targeted Poverty Alleviation in Tonggu, Jiangxi Province, China
Judging the success of co-management in the Zomba-Malosa forest reserve, Malawi
Management of Yakpugang Community Forest in Mongar Dzongkhag, Bhutan
The sacred groves and community forests of the Garo and Khasi peoples of Meghalaya, North East India
Communities, property rights and forest management in Tamaki Maori Village, Rotorua, New Zealand
Community engagement in turtle conservation efforts in Ostional, Costa Rica
The Chong community and their resistance towards the hydroelectric damming of the sacred, and biodiverse Areng Valley River, Cambodia
Community's effort to conserve forests in Mandal, Uttarakhand, India and the Chipko Movement
Assessing the Impacts of Tourism on Whistler Community Forest, B.C.
The implications for Ottawa, Canada of the claims of the Algonquin Nation to their ancestral lands
Assessing the performance of the Powell River Community Forest Agreement (CFA), British Columbia, Canada

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