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  1. Forests and People

    Property, Governance, and Human Rights

    Edited by Thomas Sikor, Johannes Stahl

    A human rights-based agenda has received significant attention in writings on general development policy, but less so in forestry. Forests and People presents a comprehensive analysis of the rights-based agenda in forestry, connecting it with existing work on tenure reform, governance rights and...

    Published August 8th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Resolving Environmental Conflicts, Second Edition

    By Chris Maser, Carol A. Pollio

    Series: Social Environmental Sustainability

    True progress toward an ecologically sound environment and a socially just culture will be initially expensive in money and effort. The longer we wait, however, the more disastrous the environmental condition will become, the more disputes will arise as a result of our declining quality of life,...

    Published July 12th 2011 by CRC Press

  3. Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Berries

    Edited by Kevin M. Folta, Chittaranjan Kole

    Series: Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Crop Plants

    Recent interest in the health-related, culinary, and biological properties of berries is stimulating new initiatives in berry breeding and production. Breakthroughs in molecular technologies allow genomics-enabled approaches to augment research efforts. This volume documents the basic botany and...

    Published May 16th 2011 by CRC Press

  4. Ecosystem Services from Agriculture and Agroforestry

    Measurement and Payment

    Edited by Bruno Rapidel, Fabrice DeClerck, Jean Francois Le Coq, John Beer

    Agricultural systems are no longer evaluated solely on the basis of the food they provide, but also on their capacity to limit impacts on the environment, such as soil conservation, water quality and biodiversity conservation, as well as their contribution to mitigating and adapting to climate...

    Published April 28th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Measuring Livelihoods and Environmental Dependence

    Methods for Research and Fieldwork

    Edited by Arild Angelsen, Helle Overgaard Larsen, Jens Friis Lund, Carsten Smith-Hall, Sven Wunder

    Thousands of surveys on rural livelihoods in developing countries are being done every year. Unfortunately, many suffer from weaknesses in methods and problems in implementation. Quantifying households' dependence on multiple environmental resources (forests, bush, grasslands and rivers) is...

    Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  6. Cumulative Effects in Wildlife Management

    Impact Mitigation

    Edited by Paul R Krausman, Lisa K. Harris

    As humans continue to encroach on wildlands, quality and quantity of wildlife habitat decreases before our eyes. A housing development here, a shopping mall there, a few more trees cut here, another road put in there, each of these diminishes available habitat. Unless the cumulative effects of...

    Published March 9th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. Peatland Biogeochemistry and Watershed Hydrology at the Marcell Experimental Forest

    Edited by Randall Kolka, Stephen Sebestyen, Elon S. Verry, Kenneth Brooks

    The Marcell Experimental Forest (MEF) in Minnesota serves as a living laboratory and provides scientists with a fundamental understanding of peatland hydrology, acid rain impacts, nutrient and carbon cycling, trace gas emissions, and controls on mercury transport in boreal watersheds. Its important...

    Published February 22nd 2011 by CRC Press

  8. America's National Parks and Their Keepers

    By Ronald A. Foresta

    Series: RFF Forests, Lands, and Recreation Set

    First Published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  9. Structure and Properties of a Wilderness Travel Simulator

    An Application to the Spanish Peaks Area

    By V. Kerry Smith, John V. Krutilla

    Series: RFF Forests, Lands, and Recreation Set

    First Published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  10. Forests for Whom and for What?

    By Marion Clawson

    Series: RFF Forests, Lands, and Recreation Set

    Clawson is concerned here not so much with what forest policy should be, but more with the criteria by which it should be determined. He lists such questions as how much land to devote to forests, how much timber to harvest and the best means of harvesting it, and the compatibility or...

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press