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Protecting and preserving rural land uses

Protecting and preserving rural land uses

issues, problems, institutions : proceedings of a conference

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Published by Extension Division and Virginia Water Resources Research Center, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in [Blacksburg] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Land use, Rural -- United States -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by J. Paxton Marshall and Waldon R. Kerns.
    ContributionsMarshall, J. Paxton., Kerns, Waldon R.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 82 p. ;
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17639349M

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Protecting and preserving rural land uses: issues, problems, institutions: proceedings of a conference Author: J Paxton Marshall ; Waldon R Kerns ; Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Protecting and preserving rural land uses: issues, problems, institutions, proceedings of a conferenceAuthor: J.

Paxton Marshall, Waldon R. Kerns. In response, some rural communities have sought to protect agricultural uses of land in order to preserve the cultural heritage and livelihoods associated with such uses. At the same time, not all rural spaces can be devoted solely to agriculture.

In seeking Protecting and preserving rural land uses book build or preserve natural assets, some rural communities therefore seek what they. This, coupled with perverse incentives in lending practices, leaves some of the most valuable assets in North America – highly productive farm lands – with the least resources available for land use reform to protect them.

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o Use local land use management authority effectively to protect public investment in preservation by managing development in rural preservation areas. Chairman of the Board of Supervisors Steve Catalano says preserving the rural environment means "balancing all types of land use to try to enhance rural lifestyle.".

Rural Preservation - Protecting the Best of Bethel Buy locally grown produce and other local farm products at grocery stores, restaurants, local tailgate markets, roadside stands, and pick-your-own farms to help make sure farmers can earn a decent living off their land. Rural Land Use Regulation/Development On this Page Hide This page provides information on rural land use and development for local governments in Washington State, particularly those areas that are not designated for long-term resource uses such as agricultural and timber production or.

Preserving our farmland is about more than crafting the right land use policy. It is about more than creating legal mechanisms for long-term use and sale restrictions. It is about more than denser, well-planned urban development.

In Zimbabwe the use of taboos, totems and sacred places have been used to protect and preserve the environment. Tatira [] observed that taboos have been used to maintain the values and respect for human life especially the endangered, small and powerless creatures such as pythons and pangolins.

This paper explores land-use and growth management-related farmland protection efforts of state and local governments. Farmland Protection: The Role of Local Governments in Protecting Farmland as a Vital Local Resource. This briefing paper offers an overview of regulatory and programmatic approaches to protect farmland from nonfarm development.

Land preservation is a critical tool in the effort to manage growth wisely and maintain Hunterdon County’s traditional rural character. By working with local governments, the Land Trust helps communities control sprawl, reduce traffic, protect beautiful landscapes and historic areas, and provide ample space for outdoor recreation.

Protect Your Land for Future Generations a conservation easement is a legal way to protect and preserve it so future generations can enjoy it just as you have.

Because protecting land is. uses. In what follows four policies tools will be highlighted. Each offers a potential land use planning solution to the above twofold problem by directing land use planning toward: (1) preservation of the agricultural land base; and/or (2) increasing the economic viability of small- and medium-sized farms.

Agricultural land preservation must be distinguished from open space protection. The purpose of protecting agricultural land should be to protect commercially viable farms and agricultural land which incidentally provide open space; and; The preservation of agricultural land and farming is dependent on the strength of the local agricultural economy.

was a predominant land use in the Chicago collar county study area (Krieger, ). In the North Car-olina study, one-third of the county was urbanized (Furuseth, ). Further, the presence of other institutions affecting rural land preservation, as well as a limited understanding of development patterns.

This, coupled with perverse incentives in lending practices, leaves some of the most valuable assets in North America – highly productive farm lands – with the least resources available for land use reform to protect them." "These rural lands are incredibly beautiful landscapes – agriculturally, economically, and.

When land use planning aims to ensure the efficient use of space and resources, farmland can be protected while allowing room for communities to grow and thrive. Community planning and land use regulation offer tools that, depending on their specific design and the local political will, can protect farmland with varying degrees of efficacy.

Preserving diverse forms of life on land requires targeted efforts to protect, restore and promote the conservation and sustainable use of terrestrial and other ecosystems. Goal 15 focuses specifically on managing forests sustainably, halting and reversing land and natural habitat degradation, successfully combating desertification and stopping.

Preservation of the natural environment is essential for maintaining community sustainability. This section presents various approaches and techniques used successfully in different communities to protect and restore their natural resources.

Water Adequate water supplies of high quality are necessary both for community use and local ecosystems. challenges and opportunities in rural areas.

From a land use and development perspective, rural America includes towns and small cities as well as working lands, or lands that are managed for economic value such as farms, prairies, forests, and rangelands.

Historically, rural land was often used for the production and extraction of resources. As careful stewards of the land, American farmers, ranchers and forest landowners are leaders in innovation, risk management and adaptation, embracing their duty to conserve and protect .Inthe first national park established to protect and preserve the land for future generations was.

Yellowstone. Given that most people live in urban areas, why should rural areas be preserved? They provide ecological services. The designation of wilderness areas. provides for protected habitats.