- A problematic boundary dispute. Murdoch, John // Estates Gazette;11/4/2006, Issue 644, p195
The article focuses on the assessment of damages against a trespass to land. In cases involving trespass to land, such damages are awarded where the trespass is accompanied by high-handed, insulting or oppressive conduct; they are meant to compensate the claimant for distress and injury to his...
- Pastoralists under pressure. Eshelby, Kate // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Jul2005, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p42
This article looks at how external pressures threaten to affect the lives of the Borana people of southern Ethiopia, who are accustomed to a traditional form of land management. Borana is a region the size of Hungary in southern Ethiopia near the border with Kenya where rain is erratic and...
- AT THE TIPPING POINT: DEFINING AN EARTH JURISPRUDENCE FOR SOCIAL AND ECOLOGICAL JUSTICE. Koons, Judith E. // Loyola Law Review;Summer2012, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p349
The land, and how we treat it, is what determines our humanness. Because land is sacred and must be looked after, the relation between people and land becomes the template for society and social relations. Therefore all meaning comes from land.
- Lone Praire: One suburb's costly redevelopment lesson. Johnson, Julie // Crain's Chicago Business;09/29/97, Vol. 20 Issue 39, p3
Focuses on the redevelopment of Prairie Lakes in Cook County, Illinois. Cost of the redevelopment; Description of the mistakes which the county officials made; Description of how the redevelopment was paid for.
- Ethiopian landscapes. Stevens, D. // Commonweal;11/20/87, Vol. 114 Issue 20, p652
Description of watershed management projects. When thin soil can't hold crops the people are given food as payment to plant trees, build dikes and hillside terraces--anything that will renew and stabilize the soil. Ethiopia is vulnerable to famine. Grouping farmers (at their own expense) has...
- Dallas. Wallach, B. // Focus;Spring89, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p22
Examines the stages of growth in the city of Dallas. Contrasts urban development with efforts of the Nature Conservancy to preserve several hundred acres of blackland prairie. Recent plans to soften the harsh city environment.
- Resolutions & recommendations/action: Land use. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);12/19/94, Vol. 41 Issue 51, p14
Reports on plans introduced by Long Island (LI), N.Y. planning agencies in the field of land utilization along with appropriate actions taken. Includes Bi-County Tax Relief Commission, LI Regional Planning Board and LI Association proposals for diversification of Pine Barrens watershed area;...
- NYS Department of Transportation. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);4/3/95, Vol. 42 Issue 14, p1
Presents a photograph of a two-acre storage site at the northwest intersection of the Long Island Expressway exit 49S and Route 110 in the state of New York.
- Land grab. Morrison, J.; Zipser, A. // Mother Jones;Nov87, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p34
A land dispute in Arizona has meant heartache for Navajo and Hopi Indians. But for a New Mexico developer who outsmarted the US Bureau of Land Management, it's meant a chance to make millions. INSET: The Navajo relocation program.;Public land, private gain..