ENVS 220 (Environmental Analysis), Spring 2020
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In our project we examine how conservation policy is created in a given context. We are researching biodiversity and conservation policy in a broad manner. We situate our project in Italy, specifically the coastlines of Italy. We are examining Italian policy surrounding biodiversity, and most notably, the factors that inform policy making. We will examine policy responses on a variety of scales surrounding the decline in biodiversity of marine life. Our examination will include both textual analysis of policy, as well as statistical analysis of the state of biodiversity in Italy over time. We expect to notice differences in policy throughout the difference scales, as well as an increase in policy responses over time.
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Framing Question: What do policy responses look like surrounding the decline in biodiversity of marine life on Italy’s coastal regions?
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Focus Question: What do policy responses look like surrounding the decline in biodiversity of marine life on Italy’s coastal regions?
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