Outline of Session


Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary(M) / Intersection(IS) /  **International Session
M-IS01 Geoconservation and sustainable development

Short title Geoconservation
Oral presentation
May 25 AM1 (09:00 - 10:45) 101B Kuniyasu Mokudai  / Abhik Chakraborty 
May 25 AM2 (11:00 - 12:45) 101B Abhik Chakraborty  / Kuniyasu Mokudai 
Poster presentation
May 25 (Core Time 18:15 - 19:30) Convention Hall
Contact Kuniyasu Mokudai
Email mokudai@pronaturajapan.com
Convener Kuniyasu Mokudai  / Abhik Chakraborty 
Scope Geoconservation for geographical and geological phenomena is the most important concept associated with a geoscience and sustainable development. Interdisciplinary discussion about evaluation of geoheritage, method of geoconsevation, geotourism and education are main subject of this session.

Time Presentation No Title Author Presenter Abstract
Oral Presentation   May 25 AM1 (09:00-10:45) 101B                              to the top
09:00 - 09:30 Invited
How can we conserve geology?: a classification of geoconservation methods GRAY, Murray GRAY, Murray English
09:30 - 09:50 Invited
Geoconservation in Japan WATANABE, Teiji WATANABE, Teiji English
09:50 - 10:10 Invited
Geoconservation's Dilemma: How to Value Diversity Itself for Conservation Benefits CHAKRABORTY, Abhik CHAKRABORTY, Abhik English
10:10 - 10:25 MIS01-04 Conservation of geoheritage in tectonically active and intensely denuded region MOKUDAI, Kuniyasu MOKUDAI, Kuniyasu English
10:25 - 10:45 Invited
Japanese Geopark activity: its history and role in sustainable development of local community. WATANABE, Mahito WATANABE, Mahito English
Oral Presentation   May 25 AM2 (11:00-12:45) 101B                              to the top
11:00 - 11:20 Invited
Geoconservation and Sustainable Development in Langkawi: Opportunities and Obstacles for Geopark Rangers JONES, Thomas JONES, Thomas English
11:20 - 11:35 MIS01-07 Conservation and Interpretation of Natural Forests from Global Geopark Program YUHORA, Kazuhiro
SHIRAI, Takaaki
YUHORA, Kazuhiro English
11:35 - 11:50 3-min talk in an oral session (MIS01-P01/MIS01-P02/MIS01-P03/MIS01-P04/MIS01-P05)
11:50 - 12:05 Discussion

Presentation No Title Author Presenter Abstract
Poster Presentation   May 25  Core Time (18:15-19:30) Convention Hall                    to the top
MIS01-P01 Destruction of geomorphological environment caused by large-scale development in Japan islands. MOKUDAI, Kuniyasu MOKUDAI, Kuniyasu English
MIS01-P02 Issues among conservation on local level -Through the case of Hakusan- NAKAMURA, Shinsuke NAKAMURA, Shinsuke English
MIS01-P03 What are the Drivers of Environmental Degradation? A River Basin Scale Investigation at Takatsu River Basin Shimane SHAMIK, Chakraborty
ASAMIZU, Munehiko
CHAKRABORTY, Abhik English
MIS01-P04 Use art to raise awareness of landslide hazard TSOU, Ching-ying
WU, Ying-chieh
HUANG, Zan-luan
TSOU, Ching-ying English
MIS01-P05 Geoeducation on Conservation in a case of San'in Kaigan Geopark NIINA, Atsuko NIINA, Atsuko English