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land management
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
The intentional process of planning, organizing, programming, coordinating, directing, and controlling land use actions.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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land conservation
land resource management
Broader Term
natural resource management
Narrower Term
coastal zone management
ecological site descriptions
farmland preservation
green belt (land management)
land classification
land clearing
land evaluation
land forming
land improvement
land productivity
land restoration
land retirement
land suitability
land surveying
land use
pasture management
range management
riverbank protection
sustainable land management
watershed management
wetland management
wilderness management
Related Term
absentee landowners
adaptive management
land cover
land economics
land resources
ordenación de tierras
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