From Government to Governance: A State-of-the-Art Review of Environmental Governance


The purpose of this study is to develop a state-of-the-art literature review of current academic thinking regarding environmental governance, with a focus on considerations that are relevant to water management and water allocation. The overall perspective is broad, but concerns that are especially pertinent to water and environmental governance in Alberta are emphasized.


Environmental governance , Water for Life, water allocation , water management , Murray Darling Basin , adaptive management , social learning , legitimacy , boundary organizations, network governance



Orig. pub. date: 2009-05-22
Catalogue #: ENV-518-OP
Author: de LoŽ, R.C., Armitage, D., Plummer, R., Davidson L. Moraru
Type: Report


Size: 325.79 kb
Source: Rob de LoŽ Consulting Services
Coverage: Alberta
Language: English
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