Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve Overview

A presentation describing Biosphere Reserves, the UNESCO & MAB programs, and the structure, functions, projects and partnerships of the Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve, Your internationally recognised UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.


Sustainable Communities and Resource Management in the Southwest

Cliff Drysdale presented the following presentation “Sustainable Communities and Resource Management in the Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve” to the councils of the 5 District Municipalities of Southwest Nova in the Spring of 2009.

The presentation is based on a report of the same name and was prepared for the Biosphere Reserve Association with the support of the Nova Forest Alliance and the Canadian Forest Service Sustainable Forest Communities Program as a summary of the public voluntary planning process conducted in 2008-2009.