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The Study of Current Status of Conservation and Management Policy on Wetlands in Korea (우리나라 습지 보전 현황과 향후 관리방향에 대한 연구)

  • Lee, Sang-Don
    • Journal of Wetlands Research
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    • v.5 no.1
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    • pp.1-13
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    • 2003
  • Conservation of wetlands are important because wetlands are hatcheries for fishes and habitat for migratory birds and mammals. Wetlands also function as a filter for polluted water and material and transition zone for harboring numerous species of plants and animals. This paper reviewed the importance of wetland conservation and policy on management of wetlands in Korea. Wetland Conservation Act(1999) and Maritime Management Act(1999) are two legislation for conservation of wetlands. Wetland Conservation Act is issued by both Ministry of Environment and Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries. The definition of wetlands are so diverse, but this paper categorized wetlands as both natural and man-made lakes, mud flat areas and inland wetlands. Management application was considered for each wetland categories.

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College Students' Perception and Attitude Concerning Living Resource Conservation (대학생의 생활자원 절약 의식과 태도에 관한 기초연구)

  • 손경희
    • Journal of the Korean Home Economics Association
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    • v.35 no.5
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    • pp.279-289
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    • 1997
  • This study was performed to measure the level of college students' perception and attitude concerning living resource conservation. The questionnaire was developed to measure their attitude and perception on living resource conservation. The subjects were 787 college students in Seoul. The major findings are as follows: 1. The perception and attitude on living resource conservation of housing resource were higher than that of food resource or clothing resource. And the perception was higher than the attitude in general. 2. The perception and attitude on conservation of living resources were significantly different according to the gender, age, and grade. 3. The group that had high perception on conservation of living resource actively put living resource conservation in practice. 4. The group that had showed strong interesting on living resource conservation got information on it from mass communication system or their parents.

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A report of participated in "ICCROM PAPER CONSERVATION COURSE 1993" (Paper Conservation 연수과정에 대하여)

  • Park, Chi-Sun
    • 보존과학연구
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    • pp.137-147
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    • 1994
  • This article is an introduction to : ICCROM PAPERCONSERVATION COURSE 1993" which I participated in, from July 28th 1993 to September 24th. The program was divided into two major sections. The first part deal with scienctific principles of paper conservation, covering structure and composition of paper and related materials, causes of deterioration and guidelines for preservation. It include chemistry for paper conservators and the history and technology of papermaking. Second part of the course emphasize practical conservation ; participants actually work together with specialists. Two weeks are dedicated to the Western approach to paper conservation. A selection of recent conservation treatments are discussed methodologically, demonstrated and performed. The same amount of time are devorted to a seminar on the conservation of fareastern paper objects. The aim is to exporse participants to different approrches and methodologies in paper consevation, to compare and discuss various tendencies and to learn lessons from other experiences that are applicable to one's own work.

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Conservation of Buddhist Painting "Ten Kings of Hell" (십왕도(十王圖)의 보존처리(保存處理))

  • Cheon, Juhyun;Jang, Eunji;Kim, Woohyun
    • Conservation Science in Museum
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    • v.4
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    • pp.33-39
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    • 2003
  • We examined the causes of the damage of a Joseon Buddhist painting, "Ten Kings of the Hell", for which we had performed conservation treatment while preparing for the special exhibition entitled "A Journey into the Joseon Buddhist Paintings", presented by the National Museum of Korea. For the parts that could not be easily observed by naked eyes, we examined it with microscopes, X-rays and infrared rays. Hereby we introduced the result of the scientific examination performed prior to the conservation treatment, and arranged its process for the "Ten Kings of the Hell".

Conservation Treatment of the Plate Armour Excavated from the No. 2 Tomb, Daeseong-dong, Gimhae (김해(金海) 대성동(大成洞) 2호분(號墳) 출토(出土) 갑옷(판갑(板甲))의 보존처리(保存處理))

  • Oh, Kwangseob;Kim, Midori;Lim, Jihyun;Kang, Jungmoo
    • Conservation Science in Museum
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    • v.4
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    • pp.41-46
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    • 2003
  • Remarkable features, such as neck guard and plate designed the shape of a duck, are identified in the process of conservation for the plate armour excavated from the No. 2 tomb, Daeseong-dong, Gimhae. We considered that should be careful for treating this kind of artifacts, especially when restoring to its original. For this purpose, we thoroughly studied the endurance of materials for restoration and applied the techniques in reference to the traditional method.

Conservation Treatment of the Iron-Helmet Excavated from Oksung-ri Tomb, Pohang (포항(浦項) 옥성리(玉城里) 가-35호분(號墳) 출토(出土) 투구(주(胄))의 보존처리(保存處理))

  • Kim, Jong-oh;Jung, Hye-yun
    • Conservation Science in Museum
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    • v.3
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    • pp.9-13
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    • 2001
  • Being entrusted with the conservation of Kyongju National Museum, the conservators did a conservation treatment on the iron helmet found in the wooden coffin excavated from No. 35 Tomb in Ga-Zone, Okseong-ri, Pohang, Kyongbuk Province. They reported their work ranging from the collection of and conservation treatment on the artifacts found at the excavation site to the restoration of them to the originals.