Reframing Absentee Landowners Through Measures of Involvement

Kiandra Rajala

Virginia Tech

Kiandra is an M.S. student with Dr. Michael Sorice in the Conservation Social Science lab in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation at Virginia Tech.  She is working on a multi-disciplinary team studying the social-ecological dynamics of rangelands in the Southern Great Plains.    


Ownership and management of rural land in the American West has become increasingly diverse prompting a need to better understand how changing demographics and values relate to individual land management decisions and overall... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Kiandra Rajala (Virginia Tech)
  2. Michael G. Sorice (Virginia Tech)
  3. Urs Kreuter (Texas A&M University)

Topic Areas

Topics: Social-Ecological Systems/Coupled Human-Natural Systems , Topics: Private Lands Conservation


M-3D » Private Lands Conservation (15:30 - Monday, 18th September, Diamond West)

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