Rivers are social-ecological systems: Time to integrate human dimensions into riverscape ecology and management

Short Description

Riverscape ecology is a prime example of a field of conservation in which human dimensions is an integral piece. In this paper, the authors describe the context of riverscape ecology as part of a social-ecological system and describe examples that can lead to stronger integration of social and ecological science.

Suggested Citation

Dunham, J.B., Angermeier, P.L., Crausbay, S.D., Cravens, A.E., Gosnell, H., McEvoy, J., Moritz, M.A., Raheem, N., & Sanford, T. (2017). Rivers are social-ecological systems: Time to integrate human dimensions into riverscape ecology and management. WIREs Water, 2018;e1291.