How Culture Affects Biodiversity

How Culture Affects Biodiversity

Emma Shepheard-Walwyn, U.Kent Recently the integration of social science techniques into biodiversity conservation research has increased, especially in studies focusing on cultural and sacred natural sites. In my investigation of the Kaya forests of the Mijikenda...
Ritual plant use

Ritual plant use

Fostering relatedness to the environment through ritual plant use: daily practices in a Tibetan community in Southwest China Caroline S. Weckerle, University of Zurich The foothills of the Eastern Himalayas are well known for their rich biocultural diversity. They are...