Today, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for CanNor, announced a two-year investment of $294,400 towards developing an ecosystem mapping tool for use by Yukons Carcross/Tagish First Nation.
Carcross/Tagish First Nation will use sensitive ecosystem mapping to address the sustainable economic development, conservation, and habitat protection goals of the First Nation.
To provide a more global perspective, the World Wildlife Fund presented the example of the Upper Putamayo Basin in Colombia where lessons learned - regarding ecosystem mapping
, identifying areas of greatest benefit and understanding how outside forces, such as climate change and population growth, can impact the ecosystem and biodiversity - were shared and their applicability to the African context discussed.
For instance, the basic sources for ecosystem mapping
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With the help of research consultancy, Oakland Innovation, General Mills has successfully applied ecosystem mapping to our open innovation process as a way to proactively and efficiently identify the most promising external partners.
We leveraged Oakland's ecosystem mapping process, ECOMAP (Figure 1), to allow us to efficiently evaluate and connect to an entire world of possibilities.
We've recently used ecosystem mapping to identify key partners around the globe to help us solve unique technical challenges in several health areas, including weight management.
In northern British Columbia, the Gitxsan people are using geographic information system (GIS) technology to combine the traditional ecological and cultural knowledge of Gitxsan elders with modern ecosystem mapping
This will include ecosystem mapping
, enumeration of ecosystem services, and existence of biodiversity.
The Newman Government has also allocated $1 million over four years to carry out ecosystem mapping
and aquatic conservation assessments to provide new information on how water moves above and below ground, Mr Powell said.
Contract awarded for ecosystem mapping