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|Statement||under the direction of Claude Vidal ; head of coordination and iconography, Jean-Guy Boureau ; managing editor, Raoul Piboubès ; authors, Thierry Bélouard, Jean-Guy Boureau, Marie-Claire Guéro ; [translation from the French, Mary Podevin]|
|Contributions||Boureau, Jean-Guy., Guéro, Marie-Claire., Vidal, Claude, 1951-|
|LC Classifications||SD387.A25 B3813 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||199 p. :|
|Number of Pages||199|
|LC Control Number||2008541634|
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The book is very well edited and produced and will be a valuable reference work for anyone concerned with large scale patterns and processes in forest landscapes.” (Jeffrey Sayer, International Forestry Review, Vol.
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Yet, in many regions, a vast “underground forest” of tree stumps, roots, and seeds with the potential to rapidly restore vegetation cover exists. This forest is being released through the practice of Farmer-Managed Natural Regeneration (FMNR), which is quickly restoring degraded landscapes and livelihoods at low cost and at scale.
The design of forest landscapes. [Oliver W R Lucas] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Oliver W R Lucas.
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This is especially significant given that the patron of Forest Station is PTT, Thailand’s state-owned oil and gas behemoth. This book is oriented to the northeast United States so it may not precisely fit your local forests/plantations. Nevertheless, it is chock full of information that you can use in any forest and suggests that its parent book Reading the Forested Landscape will be even richer.
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Forest landscape restoration (FLR) is a planned process that aims to regain ecological integrity and enhance human wellbeing in deforested or degraded landscapes. The aim of this book is to explore options to better integrate the diverse dimensions - spatial, disciplinary, sectoral, and scientific - of implementing FLR.
Since much of the forest garden lies in landscape zones 1 and 2, timber trees aren’t appropriate—tree felling in close quarters would be too destructive. But pruning and storm damage will generate firewood and small wood for canopy trees will define the major patterns of the forest garden, so they must be chosen carefully.
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x + 42pp. Design & layout: Gordon Arara (IUCN Publications Unit, Nairobi) Available from: IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature IUCN Uganda Country Office P Babiiha Avenue P. O. Box Forest landscape restoration (FLR) is being widely promoted as a solution to the global loss and degradation of the world’s forests and as a contribution to sustainable develop-ment through restoring the ecological, social and economic values and functionalities ofCited by: 3.