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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
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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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Aim of the study: To identify the priority strategy for the strengthening of the chestnut supply chain through a participatory approach. Area of study: Mugello-Val di Sieve in Tuscany region (Italy). Material and methods: The data were collected by administering a questionnaire to a sample of 126...

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Paletto, A.; Focacci, M.; Meo, I. de
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Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Agrarias (INIA), Madrid, Spain
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Forest Systems, 2018, 27, 2, pp eSC02
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This work aims at presenting the design process of a new barn for dairy cows. Project embraces several concepts that are rather new to the dairy industry and will deeply affect its environmental, economic and social sustainability. The barn will be built on a green field site located in Cervasca...

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Leso, L.; Conti, L.; Rossi, G.; Barbari, M.
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Estonian Research Institute of Agriculture, Saku, Estonia
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Agronomy Research, 2018, 16, 3, pp 794-805
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This paper proposes an overview of the development of oil palm production in Indonesia combining two levels: (i) a national and historical perspective of the development of the sector; (ii) a regional approach considering two contrasting provinces, Riau and Jambi. Starting with colonial times, the...

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Baudoin, A.; Bosc, P. M.; Bessou, C.; Levang, P.
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Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
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CIFOR Occasional Paper, 2017, No.219, pp v + 75 pp.
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This paper proposes an overview of the development of oil palm production in Indonesia combining two levels: (i) a national and historical perspective of the development of the sector; (ii) a regional approach considering two contrasting provinces, Riau and Jambi. Starting with colonial times, the...

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Baudoin, A.; Bosc, P. M.; Bessou, C.; Levang, P.
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Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
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CIFOR Working Paper, 2017, No.219, pp 75 pp.
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Haque, M. S.
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Indian Ecological Society, College of Agriculture, Ludhiana, India
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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 445-446
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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...

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Meadows, J.
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University of the Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast, Australia
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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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The paper documents the mid-term changes of the soil characteristics and upper soil dynamics in the stands of introduced tree species, grand fir and Douglas-fir, on the former agricultural lands. These species were compared with Norway spruce stand and original grassland in the same site conditions ...

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Podrázský, V.; Fulín, M.; Prknová, H.; Beran, F.; Třeštík, M.
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Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2016, 62, 2, pp 72-79
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Hyrcania is a productive region near the southern coast of Caspian Sea. Her forests are mostly uneven-aged beach-dominated hardwood mixtures. There is increasing willingness to treat these forests without clear-felling, following the ideas of continuous cover management. However, lack of growth and ...

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Bayat, M.; Namiranian, M.; Zobeiri, M.; Omid, M.; Pukkala, T.
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Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands, Tehran, Iran
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Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 2014, 22, 1, pp Pe39-Pe49, En50
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Climate change and global warming result in an increased amount of greenhouse gases and, therefore, are amongst the most important challenges for sustainable development. The increment in the amount of Carbon sequestrated as plant biomass as well as within the underlying soils is considered as the...

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Borj, A. A. N.; Radnezhad, H.; Matinkhah, S. H.
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Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands, Tehran, Iran
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Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 2014, 22, 1, pp Pe99-Pe107, En108

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