Table 1. Potential match between the Catchment Management Strategy (CMS) planning process and mental model methodologies.

Part of CMS Substrategy of the CMS Mental model method/approach/orientation Reference
PART A Situation description, analysis
Reconciliation
Consensus analysis
Companion modeling
Conceptual Content Cognitive Mapping
Stone-Jovicich et al. 2011
Dray et al. 2006,
Austen 1994
Scenarios development Companion Modeling Costanza and Ruth 1998
Dray et al. 2006
Biggs et al. 2008
Visioning Causal dynamics

Companion Modeling

Özesmi and Ösezmi 2004
Dray et al. 2006
Abel et al. 1998
Moray 2004
Etienne 2006
PART B Water resources protection Causal dynamics
Companion Modeling
Abel et al. 1998
Moray 2004
Etienne 2006
Water use regulation Causal dynamics Abel et al. 1998
Moray 2004
PART C Monitoring, compliance, and enforcement Risk communication Morgan et al. 1992, 2002
Public engagement and capacity development Consensus analysis
Companion modeling
Causal dynamics
Stone-Jovicich 2011
Abel et al. 1998
PART D Institutional arrangements and cooperative governance Organizational research
Risk communication
Langan-Fox et al. 2001
Sterman 2000
Morgan et al. 1992