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Author: Shigeo Kobayashi
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: proceedings, november, bogor, indonesia, workshop, ecosystems, degraded, tropical, forest, rehabilitation
Number of Pages: 220
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9798764706
ISBN-13: 9789798764707

Rehabilitation of degraded tropical forest ecosystems project. Evaluation of forest harvesting and fire impacts on the forest ecosystems.Development of methods to rehabilitate logged-over forests and degraded forest lands. Development of silvicultural techniques on degraded forest lands. Network of the rehabilitation of degraded forest ecosystems.
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Author: Dennis P. Dykstra
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: forest, experts, meeting, practices, feldafing, december, germany, iufro, proceedings, practice, codes, contributing, environmentally, operations, sound, fao
Number of Pages: 148
Published: 1996-01
ISBN-10: 9251039232
ISBN-13: 9789251039236

Forest Codes of Practice
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Author: Eva Wollenberg
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: forest, local, communities, products, development, methods, incomes, conservation
Number of Pages: 468
Published: 1998
ISBN-10: 9798764196
ISBN-13: 9789798764196

Documentation and comparation methods to assess options for forest-based livelihoods and their outcomes. The contributions are based on the premise that livelihood and conservation goals can be best achieved by improving information flow about changes in the environment, and the impacts of forest use. The authors report on the strengths and weaknesses of methods that have been tried in the field.
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Author: Victor Geraci
Publisher: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Region
Keywords: forests, california, national, histories, forest, oral, lure
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2005-07-01
ISBN-10: 1593514301
ISBN-13: 9781593514303

This fascinating human interest view of U.S. Forest Service professionals tells the stories that explain why both men and women have joined the Forest Service over the years, and what motivated these young people to dedicate their lives to stewardship of America’s forest resources. The participants in this comprehensive oral history speak frankly about their experiences and philosophy of fire protection and conservation of our forest resources, “old-timers” describe their social history and their sense of the loss of a forest community, and the narrative concludes with the heartwarming s
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Author: Nalini Kumar
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: development, forest, poverty, alleviating, india
Number of Pages: 226
Published: 2000-07-01
ISBN-10: 0821347624
ISBN-13: 9780821347621

Although the involvement of the World Bank in the forest sector has a relatively short history, starting in 1988, the impact of Bank projects dates back much further. The Bank's 1991 forest strategy stressed a multi-sectoral approach. Accordingly, this review looked at the Bank's projects in the forest sector, projects with forest sector components, and projects with potential impacts on forests, as well as the Bank's non-lending services. These studies seek to judge whether the Bank has 'done the right things' and 'done things right.'
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Author: Scott Rozelle
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: forest, management, natural, alleviation, afforestation, poverty, china
Number of Pages: 468
Published: 2000-07
ISBN-10: 0821347594
ISBN-13: 9780821347591

Although the involvement of the World Bank in the forest sector has a relatively short history, starting in 1988, the impact of Bank projects dates back much further. The Bank's 1991 forest strategy stressed a multi-sectoral approach. Accordingly, this review looked at the Bank's projects in the forest sector, projects with forest sector components, and projects with potential impacts on forests, as well as the Bank's non-lending services. These studies seek to judge whether the Bank has 'done the right things' and 'done things right'.
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Author: Dennis P. Dykstra
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: research, united, undertaken, project, nations, environment, forestry, international, center, programme, collaborative, report, forest, humid, forests, stewardship, zone, anglophone, final, africa, central, west, promoting
Number of Pages: 107
Published: 1996
ISBN-10: 9798764099
ISBN-13: 9789798764097

Forestry status in Anglophone West and Central Africa. Silviculture and forest management practices. Management control systems. Biodiversity and the conservation of non-timber forest products. Inter-generational issues in sustainable forest management. Socio-economic factors influencing sustainable forest management. Policies and Legislation. Strategies and incentives for sustainable forest management. Areas for future research.
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