The Wrack

The Wrack is the Wells Reserve blog, our collective logbook on the web.

Posts tagged cultural models

  • Using social science research to facilitate science translation

    | March 10, 2010

    The Coastal Training Program uses social science research to facilitate the translation of science to communities dealing with complex land use and water quality protection issues. The need for social science research is linked to the conflict frequently associated with balancing multiple perspectives about the connections between land use and clean water. Understanding the cultural roots of conflict can be the first step to overcoming barriers to progress on environmental issues.