Barbara L E Walker

Project Scientist, Marine Science Institute Director, Research Development, Office of Research

My research focuses on the environmental and social implications of economic restructuring in developing countries; social science and human dimensions of marine and coastal resources management, particularly marine protected areas (MPAs); political ecology and society-nature relationships; the human dimensions of climate change; property rights, property law, and common property resources; gender and the environment; and Geographic Information Science (GIS) and public participation.  I have conducted research in Ghana, French Polynesia, and California.

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ISBER - 2201 North Hall University of California Santa Barbara, CA 93106-2150