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Cover for How to make Conservation Agriculture EverGreen.

This chapter discusses the role of trees in conservation agriculture (CA) systems and highlights examples of promising EverGreen Conservation Agriculture (ECA) models. The reviews the experiences of developing and applying ECA models that are tuned to the specific contexts of farming in Zambia,...

Author(s)
Garrity, D. P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645681)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Quo vadis silva tropica humida, quo vadis nos?

This chapter describes the Ancient Democratic Athens and Oligarchic Rome to the Postmodern Era and beyond; the change of wind and subsequent strange shifts of paradigms; and outlook on timber production and consumption at the Close of the Postmodern Era. The chapter then provides details on the...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Forestry in the tropical rainforest: the decisive roots, trends and key problems.

This chapter describes forestry from Gilgamesh and Greeks to Brandis' Scientific Forestry in the tropics; discusses forest policy and administration from the Dalhousie/Brandis Revolution to postmodern dissolution; and explores postmodern post-1970 Timber Bonanza and failing public action. Further,...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Certification of forest management and timber origin.

This chapter provides details on principles, criteria and indicators of sustainability; objective certification in tropical rain forest; and trade policies and tree-species conservation.

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Forest management: doctrine, muddle or goal-orientated system?

This chapter discusses forest management. Further, the chapter provides details on International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) Guidelines; ITTO Guidelines for planted tropical forests and recreating tropical forests; and information needs in planning sustainable forest utilisation.

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Short-rotation tree plantations.

This chapter provides details on the motivation and objectives; rationale and risks; selection system close-to-nature forestry versus customary logging and conversion to short-rotation plantation.

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for How to avoid forest degradation or upgrade degraded forest ecosystems: a classic world forestry problem.

This chapter discusses the problem in forest degradation, including the evolution and attempts made to mitigate the problem. Further, the chapter provides details on restoration or rehabilitation of overlogged and timber-mined upland rain forests; and restoration in secondary forests on zonal...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Naturalistic close-to-nature forestry management in tropical rainforests.

This chapter discusses the origin, goals, targets and principles of close-to-nature forestry; potential and actual economic production in close-to-nature forestry-tropical rain forest; growth and sustained yield potential of close-to-nature forestry in mixed dipterocarp forest; systems unsuitable...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The tortuous road towards forest sustainability in the tropical rainforest: cases from which to learn.

This chapter discusses the tortuous road towards forest sustainability in the tropical rain forest by taking the cases of Sarawak, viz. Sabah and Kalimantan in Borneo; the Congo Basin in Africa; and tropical America. From these cases, it can be concluded that the principles and mechanics of...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Principles and strategies of sustainability.

This chapter describes the ways and principles of mimicking mature primeval forest ecosystems. The chapter also discusses timber management and conservation/preservation as a measure of segregation or integration; and the potential of non-timber or non-wood forest products as sustainable...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter

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