Future efforts must be more realistic in considering the location patterns of human settlements relative to project locations, including the option of infrastructure depreciation and abandonment. These sociopolitical challenges will be revisited in subsequent chapters as the adaptive management mechanisms currently included in the LCA Study are reviewed.

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