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Other land use (Land use)

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Interpretation of theme:
Is item of theme: Land use

Related overviews

Other land use (Land use) associations

Policy themes are used to classify Key policy issues and policy interventions. The tables below contain the issues and interventions associated with theme item Other land use (Land use).

Associated Key policy issues and their components

ComponentDescription
Agricultural economy How can the implications of biofuels for land use and greenhouse gases be managed sustainably?
Carbon cycle and natural vegetation What are the contributions of land-use change, climate change and CO2 fertilization on the future carbon cycle and how can these be considered in climate policies?

Associated policy interventions, their components and the affected components

Policy interventionDescriptionImplemented inAffects component
Enlarge protected areas Increase in areas with protected status, as well the size of the areas as the numer of parks.
Implementation of land use planning Application of zoning laws or cadastres, assigning areas to certain land uses.
Increase forest plantations Increase the use of wood from highly productive wood plantations instead of wood from (semi-) natural forests.