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  1. European Forest Recreation and Tourism

    A Handbook

    Edited by Simon Bell, Murray Simpson, Lisa Tyrväinen, Tuija Sievänen, Ulrike Pröbstl

    In an increasingly urbanized world more and more people are turning to our forests and woodland for recreation and tourism. Planning and providing for this growing demand poses challenges that need to be addressed by managers and designers alike. Based on a study of forest recreation from across...

    Published December 11th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Climate Change: Financing Global Forests

    The Eliasch Review

    By Johan Eliasch

    An area of forest the size of England is cut down in the tropics each year. Forestry is responsible for a fifth of global carbon emissions - more than the entire world transport sector. Urgent action to tackle the loss of global forests needs to be a central part of any new international agreement...

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Logjam

    Deforestation and the Crisis of Global Governance

    By David Humphreys

    Series: The Earthscan Forest Library

    Winner of the International Studies Association's Harold and Margaret Sprout Award 2008 for the best book on international environmental problems. This pioneering study examines the impacts of neoliberal global governance on forests and provides an exhaustive overview of international forest...

    Published October 27th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Illegal Logging

    Law Enforcement, Livelihoods and the Timber Trade

    By Luca Tacconi

    Series: The Earthscan Forest Library

    'This book carefully blends conceptual insights with extensive empirical evidence to navigate the reader through an issue that is still poorly understood [and is] a valuable reference for the development practitioner to understand the fundamental causes of illegal logging, its myriad consequences...

    Published October 6th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Invasive Plants and Forest Ecosystems

    Edited by Ravinder Kumar Kohli, Shibu Jose, Harminder Pal Singh, Daizy Rani Batish

    As the worldwide human population explodes and trade becomes increasingly globalized, the transboundary movement of plant species from their place of origin to foreign regions is escalating and expected to experience continued growth in the coming decades. Invasive Plants and Forest Ecosystems...

    Published September 8th 2008 by CRC Press

  6. Forest Community Connections

    "Implications for Research, Management, and Governance"

    By Ellen M Donoghue, Victoria E Sturtevant

    The connections between communities and forests are complex and evolving, presenting challenges to forest managers, researchers, and communities themselves. Dependency on timber extraction and timber-related industries is no longer a universal characteristic of the forest community. Remoteness is...

    Published August 11th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Forest Landscape Restoration Handbook

    Edited by Jenny Rietbergen-McCracken, Stewart Maginnis, Alastair Sarre

    Series: The Earthscan Forest Library

    'This book has been written by a team of experts from a wide variety of institutions... The result is by far the most comprehensive and easy to understand treatment of FLR yet written.' ACHIM STEINER (DIRECTOR GENERAL, IUCN) AND MANOEL SOBRAL FILHO (EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ITTO), FROM THE PREFACE...

    Published June 29th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Partnerships for Empowerment

    Participatory Research for Community-based Natural Resource Management

    Edited by Carl Wilmsen, William F. Elmendorf, Larry Fisher, Jacquelyn Ross, Brinda Sarathy, Gail Wells

    Participatory research has emerged as an approach to producing knowledge that is sufficiently grounded in local needs and realities to support community-based natural resource management (CBNRM), and it is often touted as crucial to the sustainable management of forests and other natural resources....

    Published June 4th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Flora of Siberia, Vol. 14

    Additions and Corrections; Alphabetical Indexes

    Edited by L I Malyschev

    Series: Flora of Siberia

    This represents the concluding volume of the comprehensive compilation on the taxonomy and chorology of the vascular plants of Siberia (Volumes 1 to 13). The present volume covers the latest information on the nomenclature and distribution of the species that were reported after the publication of...

    Published January 2nd 2008 by CRC Press

  10. Sharing Power

    A Global Guide to Collaborative Management of Natural Resources

    By Grazia Borrini-Feyerabend, Michel Pimbert, M. Taghi Farvar, Ashish Kothari, Yves Renard with Hanna Jaireth, Marshall Murphree, Vicki Pattemore, Ricardo Ram�rez, Patrizio Warren

    The collaborative or ?co?-management of natural resources - whether between states and local communities or amongst and within communities themselves - is a process of collective understanding and actions to bring about negotiated agreements on roles, rights and responsibilities for decentralized...

    Published November 22nd 2007 by Routledge