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Study of forest resources of any region or country is essential requirement for sustainable growth and development of forest ecosystem. Assessment of forest resources of any particular region will help us to know the actual status of the ecosystem. Realizing the importance of forest resources, the...

Author(s)
Rabha, A. K.; Praveen Solanki; Srivastava, R. K.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2019, 37, 2, pp 463-470
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The present paper emphasizes the possibility of using wood from the plantations installed on waste heaps by analysing the density of wood mass and establishing the biomass of species planted on the waste heaps from Moldova Noua. In order to determine wood biomass for the analysed species, wood...

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Cantar, I. C.; Chisalita, I.; Dinca, L.
Publisher
National Research and Development Institute for Industrial Ecology ECOIND, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
21st International Symposium "The Environment and the Industry," SIMI 2018, 20-21, September, 2018, Bucharest, Romania. Proceedings Book , 2018, pp 31-37
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In temperate alley cropping agroforestry systems, light competition often limits the crop yield. The trees pruning and particularly pollarding reduces this competition. This practice results in three productions on the same field: crop, fuel or others purposes wood and timber wood. To be...

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Dufour, L.; Gosme, M.; Bec, J. le; Dupraz, C.
Publisher
European Agroforestry Federation/University of Santiago de Compostela, Lugo, Spain
Citation
Proceedings of the 4th European Agroforestry Conference, Agroforestry as Sustainable Land Use, 28-30 May 2018, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 2018, pp 493-496
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Small-scale farmers in the banana-coffee agro-zone of Central Uganda plant and maintain trees to provide a range of benefits. However, the impact of trees on soil fertility and crop yields is small. On many farms, trees exist in infinite numbers, compositions, with no proper spacing, sequencing and ...

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Ssebulime, G.; Nyombi, K.; Kagezi, G. H.; Mpiira, S.; Byabagambi, S.; Tushemereirwe, W. K.; Kubiriba, J.; Karamura, E. B.; Staver, C.
Publisher
Rural Outreach Programme, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 2018, 18, 1, pp 13154-13170
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The implementation of Integrated Social Forestry (ISF) program involved huge investments from the government and donor agencies. Considering these investments, is ISF program effective enough in attaining its objectives? In view of this question, an in-depth analysis of the Panian ISFP model site...

Author(s)
Orias, A. B.; Bande, M. M.
Publisher
International Society of Environmental and Rural Development, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
International Journal of Environmental and Rural Development, 2018, 9, 1, pp 7-13
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Tree-based farming systems have the potential to sequester large quantities of carbon. An agroforestry system, promoted among small farmers in rural development projects in India, combines fruit and forestry trees with annual crops. As the carbon sequestration potential of this system has not been...

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Nimbalkar, S. D.; Patil, D. S.; Sharma, J. P.; Daniel, J. N.
Publisher
Action for Sustainable, Efficacious Development and Awareness (ASEA), Uttaranchal, India
Citation
Environment Conservation Journal, 2017, 18, 1/2, pp 103-107
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Ali, A. A. M.
Publisher
Indian Ecological Society, College of Agriculture, Ludhiana, India
Citation
Natural Resource Management: Ecological Perspectives, Volume 1 & 2. Proceedings of the Indian Ecological Society International Conference, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu, India, 18-20 February 2016, 2016, pp 492
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Small, community-based biomass energy systems (up to 1 MW of thermal or electrical energy capacity) sourcing feedstocks from local waste wood streams are common in many northern hemisphere countries and are increasingly deployed in New Zealand. In both urban and rural settings throughout these...

Author(s)
Meadows, J.
Publisher
University of the Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast, Australia
Citation
Small-scale and community forestry and the changing nature of forest landscapes, 11-15 October 2015, Sunshine Coast, Australia, 2016, pp 150-168
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Alternative or renewable energy is a modern strategy with a good perspective in the nearest future. There are several directions of renewable energy development that depend on climatic, economic and technological opportunities of a region. The perspective choice for areas with moderate climate is...

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Rodzkin, A. I.; Orlović, S. S.; Krstić, B.Ð.; Pilipović, A. R.; Shkutnik, O. A.
Publisher
Matica Srpska, Novi Sad, Serbia
Citation
Matica Srpska Journal for Natural Sciences, 2016, No.131, pp 63-72
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Acacia (Robinia spp.), as main genus in the forestry culture, presents special importance in our country, it distinguishes itself by a particularly dense wood used both in constructions and as fire wood. Aside from these two uses acacia also distinguishes itself by multiple other uses, such as: it...

Author(s)
Budău, R.; Timofte, C. S.
Publisher
University of Oradea Publishing House, Oradea, Romania
Citation
Natural Resources and Sustainable Development, 2016, 6, pp 9-14

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