An assessment of the environmental impacts of peatland development in Sarawak

Ten, Wuan Ping (2002) An assessment of the environmental impacts of peatland development in Sarawak. Masters thesis, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.

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Abstract

A study was carried out to examine the potential environmental impacts of peatland development in Sarawak and to assess the relevance and effectiveness of mitigating measures proposed to abate such impacts. The study involves collation and examination of EIA reports, literature and other documents related to peatland development, conducts field visits to selected plantations and interviewing a number of developers, environmental consultants and plantation personnel.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: Thesis (M.Sc.) - Universiti Malaysia Sarawak , 2002.
Uncontrolled Keywords: environmental impacts, peatland development, EIA reports, peat soils, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, Postgraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 26 May 2017 07:48
Last Modified: 13 Mar 2020 09:09
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/16459

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