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Land tenure adjustment strategy

planning for private use in the California desert

by California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Laboratory for Experimental Design

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Published by California State Polytechnic University in Pomona .
Written in English

  • Conservation of natural resources,
  • Deserts,
  • Land tenure

  • Edition Notes

    Statement prepared for California Desert Plan Program, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior, by John T. Lyle, Arthur Jokela and David E. Bess of the Laboratory for Experimental Design
    ContributionsLyle, John Tillman, Jokela, Arthur W., 1939-, Bess, David E., United States. Bureau of Land Management. California Desert Plan Program
    The Physical Object
    Pagination169 p. :
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25225742M

    Western Mojave land tenure adjustment project: final environmental impact statement/report by United States. Bureau of Land Management. California Desert District; San Bernardino County (Calif.); United States. Dept. of the Air Force. According to Berry [], African land tenure is founded on adaptive arrangements, which are negotiable, fluid, open and n land tenure has transformed over generations, and emerging social relationships tend to redefine customary land relations [12,13].Juul and Lund [] are of the view that the dynamism of customary land tenure in Sub-Saharan Africa is Cited by: 6. Land tenure Queensland Productivity Commission Current status Why land tenure is important The ability for individuals to use, transfer and borrow against land assets is a key feature of successful modern economies (Rodrik ). For much of the land controlled by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in. Dear Colleagues, The administration of land tenure, value, and use is undergoing a new wave of technological innovation. The maturation and scaled implementation of crowdsourced data capture techniques, imagery-based mapping approaches, and cloud storage options are all adding to the expanded land administration toolbox.

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Land tenure adjustment strategy by California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Laboratory for Experimental Design Download PDF EPUB FB2

In common law systems, land tenure is the legal regime in which land is owned by an individual, who is said to "hold" the land.

It determines who can use land, for how long and under what conditions. Tenure may be based both on official laws and policies, and on informal customs. Land Ownership Adjustment in this document. XII land tenure adjustment transactionsu III be based on equal values as determined by fairmarket value appraisals.

The BLM acknowledges the county government concern about these transactions reducing the tax base and will remain sensitive to this issue when considering any landtenure adjustment.

Around the world millions of people, communities, and businesses lack clear, secure rights to the land, resources, and property they use, occupy, and depend on for individual livelihoods and community stability.

Inan estimated 70 percent of land in developing countries was unregistered or perceived to be insecure.

This alarming figure represents a fundamental barrier. input. The decision identifies zones of potential land tenure adjustments within the planning area. Based on these guidelines, future land tenure adjustment proposals would only be completed if a determination was made that the action would be in the public interest.

Also enclosed is a summary of the public comments received on the. Land tenure is important in rural development interventions which place an emphasis on building people’s endowments of assets so they can enjoy sustainable livelihoods.

Alivelihood is sustainable when it can cope with, Land tenure and rural development 3 File Size: KB. Land tenure may be defined as the terms and conditions on which land is held, used and transacted. Land tenure reform refers to a planned change in the terms and conditions (e.g.

the adjustment of the terms of contracts between land owners and tenants, or the conversion of more informal tenancy into formal property rights). LAND TENURE AND PROPERTY RIGHTS FRAMEWORK iii ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS AusAID Australian Agency for International Development land tenure reform, but they are increasingly being addressed through more integrated projects.

Programming decisions made in a variety of sectors that consider land tenure can have profound impacts. land tenure meaning: 1. the rules and arrangements connected with owning land, especially land that is used for farming.

Learn more. This page can now be found at land tenure definition: 1. the rules and arrangements connected with owning land, especially land that is used for farming. Learn more. Land tenure should be stable so as to be remarkably effective and it should ensure that people’s rights are enforced.

Pros of land tenure include the following, land ownership, cash rental, and share rental. Land ownership. Ownership of land has an advantage because it is an assurance of enduring possession. Land tenure is the manner in which a party holds or occupies an area of land.

It is a way of identifying who has the right to use and occupy land in accordance with the different types of ownership. History of land tenure in Australia. Land tenure is the name of the particular legal regime under which land is owned.

It can be defined as the. The Queensland Government is responsible for managing state land for the benefit of all Queenslanders. Under the Land Actunallocated state land can be made available through various forms of leasehold tenure or set aside for community use as roads or reserves.

This guide describes the various forms of tenure available and the responsibilities of landholders. Land tenure and property rights: theory and implications for development policy (English) Abstract.

This article explores the nature of property rights systems, their evolution, and their effect on resource allocation. It is argued that certain institutional arrangements for land rights have evolved in order to reduce uncertainty and increase Cited by: Land tenure is the relationship that individuals and groups hold with respect to land and land-based resources, such as trees, minerals, pastures, and water.

Land tenure rules define the ways in which property rights to land are allocated, transferred, used, or. Land Tenure, Land Use, Environmental Degradation and Conflict Resolution: a PASIR Analysis for the Narok District, Kenya Anantha K. Duraiappah, Gerrishon Ikiara, Mutsembi Manundu, Wilfred Nyangena and Rueben Sinange Working Paper No 33 August International Institute for Environment and Development, London, and Institute for EnvironmentalFile Size: KB.

Land and Power in Ptolemaic Egypt: The Structure of Land Tenure J. Manning. By revealing the dynamics between central and local power in Egypt, Joe Manning demonstrates that Ptolemaic economic power ultimately shaped Roman Egyptian social and economic institutions. His book offers a framework for understanding the structure of the.

• Land tenure: a bundle of rights to ‘land’ 9Norms and practices for defining, assigning, enforcing and transferring rights 9Patterns that emerge in terms of who has access to what for which purposes • Land Use Management: governments, communities and individuals organise activities in.

Q1: What are land tenure, property rights, and land tenure security. A1: Land tenure is the set of rules that determines how land is used, possessed, leveraged, sold, or in other ways disposed of within societies. These rules may be established by the state or by custom, and rights may accrue to individuals, families, communities, or organizations.

Land Tenure Options & Strategies Unit | Lecture 1: Land Tenure Options & Alternative Models A. Land Tenure, Small Farm Viability, and Land Stewardship 1. Securing a clear, predictable and affordable land tenure arrangement is the foundation of economically viable small farming operations.

“Tenure” comes from the Latin “to haveFile Size: KB. 10/1/09 AM Land Tenure Book indd a. Foreword. ddressing the root causes of conflict is one of the six paths which are embodied in the National Peace Plan of the government.


The objectives and scope of this paper (including the list of laws for study) was reviewed by the Reference Group on File Size: 1MB.

Part 2: Land Tenure 62 I. Overview I. Overview Simply put, land tenure is the way in which people have access to and use land and natural resources.

A more detailed definition describes land tenure as “the institutional (political, economic, social, and legal) structure that determines (1) how individuals and groups secure access to land and. Sustainable Land Tenure and Land Registration in Developing Countries Mika-Petteri Törhönen Dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Technology to be presented, with due permission, for public examination and debate in Auditorium M1 at Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, on the 6th of June,12 o’clock by: 4.

The fourth was land tenure by free peasants, based on their free, alodial ownership. Such a free peasant, however, was a rare phenomenon under feudalism. Under capitalism the system of land tenure is based on the right of private land ownership (by capitalists or small working peasants) or on a land rental agreement.

LAND TENURE AND ADMINISTRATION IN AFRICA: LESSONS OF EXPERIENCE AND EMERGING ISSUES Lorenzo Cotula, Camilla Toulmin and Ced Hesse February Copies of this publication can be obtained from: SMI (Distribution Services) Ltd, P.O.

BoxStevenage, Hertfordshire SG1 4TP Tel: +44Fax: [email protected] by: 1. Introduction. Agricultural growth as a means for poverty alleviation in Africa is once again given considerable attention (e.g., Commission for Africa, ) and with that a renewed interest in the factors that promote or inhibit agricultural investment, including land tenure and land tenure example, the issue of land tenure in Africa has been mentioned as important in Cited by: The Irish land question, with practical plans for an improved land tenure and a new land system.

(Dublin, Hodges and Smith, ), by Vincent Scully (page images at HathiTrust) Les sources du droit rural cherchés dans l'histoire des communaux et des communes / (Paris: A. Durand, ), by Alexandre Bouthors (page images at HathiTrust). Economic case for land tenure reform Land tenure reform refers to a planned change in the terms and conditions on which land is held, used and transacted.

A fundamental goal of tenure reform is to enhance people’s land rights and thus provide tenure security (Box 2). This may be necessary in order to avoid the suffering and social instability.

In essence, lease of land to a tenant is a form of subinfeudation (unless the lease is granted by the Crown). Surveys of land ownership.

The main two official surveys undertaken in the British Isles with the aim of identifying owners of land and land values are the Domesday Book of and the Return of Owners of Land, See also. effects of land tenure on physical planning in uganda: a case of kampala city by mwesige godfrey, bsc.

surv (mak) a dissertation submitted to the graduate school in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of master of physical planning degree of makerere university.

december Author: Godfrey Mwesige. Other articles where Land tenure is discussed: farm management: Land, livestock, and labour: developing countries, traditional patterns of land tenure and laws of inheritance may result in one farmer holding many quite small plots at some distance from each other.

To reduce the resulting labour inefficiency and low productivity and to spur development of large-scale. Land Tenure and Land Management Alternatives • vii Executive Summary There are a number of ways a landowner who does not want to sell can keep their land and continue to make an income at relatively low risk.

Generally, these options involve some form of land tenure agreement. Although renting. Balancing Rocks tackles the environment issues affecting Zimbabwe their consequences and solutions, using a sectoral approach thus contributing to a more accurate perception of the diverse and complex challenges which lie ahead.

The Future of Zimbabwe is guided by these underpinnings and there is need for a paradigm that multiplies people's choices and at the. This study represents a first systematic effort to document Zimbabwe "s new land uses during the years of economic crisis, the role of the state in promoting them, the differentiation associated with them, not only between black and white farmers, but also among them, and the implications of all these for the political economy of the Zimbabwean land question.

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Noun 1. land tenure - the right to hold property; part of an ancient hierarchical system of holding lands tenure legal right - a right based in law copyhold.

Land Tenure. Historical overview. According to Gardiner (), the pre-contact land-holding unit was the ho'aga, a kinship community under the direction of a titled subchief, the fa 'es ho'aga, who acted as steward (pure) of the was his prerogative to divide it among ho'aga households for planting purposes.

He was also responsible for settling disputes within the ho'aga. Land ownership pattern and land tenure 1. Welcome 2. Course code: GES Course Title: Land Use, Policy and Management By S. Zahid Hasan ID No: Reg No: Session: (1st Semester) Department of Geography and Environmetnal Science Begum Rokeya University.

Rangpur 3. Land tenure and international investments in agriculture. A report by the High Level Panel of Experts on F ood Security and Nut rition of the C ommittee on World Food Securi ty, Rome.

This paper discusses the interface of anthropological research on land with policy positions across formative periods—from the colonial period through to the present as land tenure reform has repeatedly become a development priority; and recent research on intensifying competition over land, its intersection with competition over legitimate authority, new types of land transfers, the Cited by:.

1 For the purposes of this paper, structural adjustment loan and structural adjustment program will be used interchangeably. 2 William Easterly, What Did Structural Adjustment Adjust: The Association of Policies and Growth with Repeated IMF and World Bank adjustment loans, N.Y.U J.

DEV. ECON. 1 () [hereinafter Easterly](citing Devesh Kapur,File Size: KB.THE EFFECTS OF EXISTING LAND TENURE SYSTEMS ON LAND USE IN KENYA TODAY Chege WAIGANJO and Paul E.

N. NGUGI, Kenya Key words: Land use, Tenure, Freehold, Leasehold, Customary. INTRODUCTION Concern about land tenure and its impact on land use as well as the management of natural resources is not a recent phenomenon in Kenya and File Size: 40KB.Land Tenure: Problems, Prospects and Reform.

This book singles out land as an object of study and places it in the context of one of the world's largest .