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Scientists have developed a model that shows the best way to mix field crops and tree crops in one area of land. The model takes into account the...

Date
February 2017
Authors
Anu Veijalainen
Abstract

Impatiens parviflora (Balsaminaceae) is one of the most widespread invasive plant species in Central Europe. Nevertheless, both mechanisms and consequences of its invasion are still poorly understood. In this study we attempt to understand the impact of this species on native vegetation. The impact...

Authors
Florianová, A.; Münzbergová, Z.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH
Publication
Flora (Jena), 2017, 226, pp 10-16
Abstract

Assessment of vulnerability is an important step in building long-term resilience in the forestry sector. The objective of this paper is to present a methodological approach to assess inherent vulnerability of forests at landscape level. The approach involves use of vulnerability indicators, the...

Authors
Jagmohan Sharma; Sujata Upgupta; Rajesh Kumar; Chaturvedi, R. K.; Bala, G.; Ravindranath, N. H.
Publisher
Springer
Publication
Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, 2017, 22, 1, pp 29-44
Abstract

Public policies play a key role in supporting systems of innovation in the woody biomass energy sector. Although hundreds of biomass promotion policies have been enacted at state and national levels in the United States, the effectiveness of these various policies-individually and as a policy...

Authors
Abrams, J.; Becker, D.; Kudrna, J.; Moseley, C.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V.
Publication
Forest Policy and Economics, 2017, 75, pp 41-48
Miscellaneous

A new distribution map is provided for Oligonychus punicae (Hirst). Arachnida: Prostigmata: Tetranychidae. Hosts: mangoes (Mangifera indica), avocados (Persea americana), pomegranates (Punica granatum), coffee (Coffea arabica). Information is given on the geographical distribution in Europe...

Publisher
CABI
Publication
Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, 2016, No.December, pp Map 809
CAB ReviewFull Text

Gardening has been practiced by humans for food and aesthetic purposes for thousands of years. As urbanization intensifies globally, gardening is increasing in both popularity and extent in urban and suburban regions of the world, thus increasing its impact on the environments. Here we discuss the...

Date
February 2017
Subjects
environmental factors; eutrophication; fertilizers; gardening; risk assessment; vegetables
Authors
Wang XianZhong; Clark, P. B.
Event

22 June 2017 - Cranfield

Venue
Cranfield
Country
UK
Contact Details
Cranfield University, College Road, Cranfield, MK43 0AL
Tel
0117 314 5000
Fax
0117 314 5001
AbstractFull Text

Carbon emissions (C) to the atmosphere, as well as their reservoirs, in the sector of agriculture, forestry and other land uses are significant in the global carbon budget. However, despite their importance, it is the sector with the greatest uncertainty in the global budget due mainly to the lack...

Authors
Bolaños González, Y.; Bolaños González, M. A.; Paz Pellat, F.; Ponce Pulido, J. I.
Publisher
Sociedad Mexicana de la Ciencia del Suelo A.C.
Publication
Terra Latinoamericana, 2017, 35, 1, pp 73-86

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