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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 Temperate agroforestry: key elements, current limits and opportunities for the future.

This chapter compares and contrasts the opportunities and constraints related to the development of temperate agroforestry based on the findings of research and practice outlined in the previous chapters. It will also be useful to review how the global situation and research environment has changed ...

Author(s)
Newman, S. M.; Gordon, A. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644851)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Status of entomopathogenic nematodes in integrated pest management strategies in Italy.

Pest management of harmful insects by applying entomopathogenic nematodes (EPNs) has been developed in Italy since the early 1980s, continuing in the 1990s and developing strongly since the 2000s in vegetable crops in the open field and in the greenhouse, in orchards and ornamentals. Laboratory...

Author(s)
Tarasco, E.; Ragni, A.; Curto, G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390004)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Conservation and management of tropical rainforests: an integrated approach to sustainability.

This book contains 12 chapters providing details on conservation and management of tropical rain forests. Chapter 1 describes tropical rain forest ecosystem, land cover, habitat, resource; Chapter 2 explores the use of rain forests; Chapter 3 discusses sustainable forestry in rain forests; and...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Rainforest use: necessity, wisdom, greed, folly.

This chapter describes the original inhabitants and secondary refugees in rain forests; discusses shifting cultivation, cultural transition, agroforestry and non-wood forest products; explores native customary rights and forestry; and examines the negative effects of customary logging, illegal land ...

Author(s)
Bruenig, E. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641409)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sustainable forestry in rainforests: reality or dream, hope or Chimaera?

This chapter discusses the concept and holistic nature of sustainability in forestry along with the unpredictability and uncertainties in forests. Then, the chapter presents the history of sustainable forestry in tropical rain forests; a short history of rain forest silviculture and management; and ...

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 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 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 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

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