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Browsing Theses & Projects by Author "Xu, Wei"

Browsing Theses & Projects by Author "Xu, Wei"

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  • Ren, Xiaomeng; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2007Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2007)
    Agricultural vulnerability is generally referred to as the degree to which agricultural systems are likely to experience harm due to a stress. In this study, an existing analytical method to quantify vulnerability was ...
  • Zary, Amber (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2014)
    In recent years Alberta's water management style has moved from government to governance. With this change in style, many questions around governance capacity and capacity-building needs arise. This thesis assessed the ...
  • Emami, Parastoo (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2014)
    Alberta regional plans aim to integrate the management of water, land, air and biodiversity resources. Designing a process that balances various interests and reaches consensus is essential for these plans. This research ...
  • Hall, Mathew Peter (Lethbridge Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Geography.Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2014-10-03)
    A necessary precursor to irrigated agriculture in southern Alberta is the availability of massive quantities of water. Many suggest that water demand will rise substantially in the decades to come. These projections also ...
  • Yu, Li (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Geography, c2013Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2013)
    It has been widely documented that migrant labourers have made great contributions to the urban economy of China; as well, the explosive growth of rural-urban migrants has generated several "migration problems," such as ...
  • Howard, Kyle (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2014)
    With increased industrial, urban, and agricultural development, the capacity for ecosystems to produce Ecosystem Services (ES) in southern Alberta is under pressure. Market-Based Instruments (MBIs) are proposed to entice ...
  • Qiu, Rongxu; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science. (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2016)
    This thesis groups four papers to investigate the growth and evolution mechanisms behind urban land use change through multiple computer-based modelling and simulation approaches. The first paper theorizes land development ...
  • Bewer, Robert (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Geography, c2012Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2012)
    Irrigation infrastructure provides many ecosystem service (ES) benefits that enhance the well-being of Albertans and is central to economic activity in southern Alberta. Management of irrigation infrastructure and water ...
  • Montgomery, Jenna Marie; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2013)
    The province of Alberta has adopted a collaborative water governance process to enhance sustainability. Introduced in 2003, the Water for Life strategy established three governance partnerships to integrate public ...

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