attributes involved in sustainable ecosystem management scenarios for the
Ignis-Gutai Mountains Romania
Ilies1, G. Ilies1*, M. Hotea1 and J.A.
Sighetu Marmatiei, Faculty of Geography, “Babes-Bolyai” University, Sighetu
Marmatiei, 435 500, Romania
2 Department of
Regional Development Geography, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, 80-309,
Author E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Paper received :
Revised received :
Accepted : 27.06.2017
Aim: The paper presents
the geomorphic attributes involved in a scenario for sustainable ecosystem
management in several protected areas of Ignis-Gutai Mountains Romania.
are frequently used to substantiate decisions or to communicate impact
assessment tools, due to their supporting role and to the readable features
on maps. The present study used a multi-scale and layered approach, forged
for the goals of the local stakeholders (including discussions with them and
with the scientific community).
types of scenarios, integrative and explorative versions, for the Local
Action Group Mara-Gutai (an intercommunal private-public association that
acts as a main funding body for small development projects in the area)
served to determine the relevance of geomorphic attributes involved in the
sustainable ecosystem management scenario.
morphometric and morphogenetic approaches highlight the importance of
communicating these scenarios via a set of maps and graphs focusing on
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