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  1. The Silvicultural Basis For Agroforestry Systems

    Edited by Florencia Montagnini, Mark S Ashton

    During the Green Revolution in many developing countries, agroforestry systems tended to reflect modern agricultural systems by their intensive use of fertilizers, pesticides, and site modifications to fit the desired crop. Since the 1980's, agroforestry has learned from traditional indigenous...

    Published December 19th 1999 by CRC Press

  2. The Southern Forest

    Geography, Ecology, and Silviculture

    By Laurence C. Walker, Brian P. Oswald

    America's 754 million acres of forest constitute more than a major geographical feature. They are intricately woven into the national economy and culture-providing a fifth of the nation's industrial raw material, protecting and regulating its watersheds, providing grazing range for a sizeable...

    Published December 19th 1999 by CRC Press

  3. Riparian Management in Forests of the Continental Eastern United States

    Edited by Ellen S. Verry, James W. Hornbeck, C. Andrew Dolloff

    The timing could not be better for addressing riparian area management and the resulting impacts of surface water. The Forest Service leadership team has identified water and watershed management as the issue of the upcoming decade. These factors and more have moved riparian forests to the...

    Published December 5th 1999 by CRC Press

  4. Forest Certification

    Roots, Issues, Challenges, and Benefits

    Edited by Daniel J Vogt, Bruce C Larson, John C Gordon, Anna Fanzeres

    Forest certification has been widely accepted as a tool that would encourage industrial and non-industrial management of resources in an environmentally acceptable, socially beneficial and economically viable manner. Much has been written on certification yet five issues have been missing, which...

    Published November 28th 1999 by CRC Press

  5. Ecosystems: Temperate Forests

    By Michael Allaby

    The Ecosystems series is the only source that offers a complete understanding of global ecology. Illustrated with beautiful full-colour photographs, each volume combines the "hard sciences," such as biology and chemistry, with history, economics, and environmental studies. Each ecosystem is...

    Published February 28th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Agroforestry in Sustainable Agricultural Systems

    Edited by Louise E. Buck, James P. Lassoie, Erick C.M. Fernandes

    Series: Advances in Agroecology

    Agroforestry in Sustainable Agricultural Systems examines the environmental and social conditions that affect the roles and performance of trees in field- and forest-based agricultural production systems. Various types of ecological settings for agroforestry are analyzed within temperate and...

    Published December 27th 1998 by CRC Press

  7. The North American Forests

    Geography, Ecology, and Silviculture

    By Laurence C. Walker

    The North American Forests: Geography, Ecology, and Silviculture describes where, why, and how the many kinds of trees found on this continent grow in silvical associations - called forest cover types. Thirteen chapters describe more than 100 forest cover types, involving several times that many...

    Published August 27th 1998 by CRC Press

  8. Forest Biodiversity Research, Monitoring and Modeling

    Edited by F. Dallmeier, J.A. Comiskey

    The first of two volumes documenting the latest findings on forest biodiversity, this book presents original, new contributions by some three hundred scientists from over forty countries. Researchers from the massive Smithsonian/MAB Biological Diversity Program cover the feasibility of using...

    Published April 14th 1998 by CRC Press

  9. Caring for Small Woods

    By Ken Broad

    Complete with information on buying and selling woods, useful contact addresses and a glossary of terms, Caring for Small Woods will prove the indispensable handbook....

    Published December 31st 1997 by Routledge

  10. Economics of Carbon Sequestration in Forestry

    By Terry J. Logan

    Since the 1992 Earth Summit, there have been increased efforts on an international scale to address global climate change. Reducing the increased levels of CO2 and other "greenhouse gases," which are believed to be contributing to this climatic change, will require major effort on the part of the...

    Published December 28th 1997 by CRC Press