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Landslide events, which can result in significant casualties, as well as economic and ecological losses, have been increasing globally over the last...

Date
November 2017
Authors
Stephanie Cole
Event

30 November 2017 - Nairobi

Venue
Nairobi
Country
Kenya
Contact Details
Jalan CIFOR, Situ Gede, Sindang Barang, Bogor (Barat) 16115 Indonesia
Tel
62-251-8622-622
Fax
62-251-8622-100
Abstract

African hunter-gatherers are one of the most vulnerable groups of people in the world today and have an extremely low social status. Their human rights have come under threat because of political and economic problems. International agencies, governmental agencies, and non-governmental...

Authors
Matsuura, N.
Publisher
The Centre for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Publication
African Study Monographs. Supplementary Issue, 2017, No.53, pp 117-129
Abstract

The objective was to analyze the dynamics of forest cover in the northwest of Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil, between 1985 and 2014, using Landsat 5 TM and Landsat 8 OLI multispectral images. The results showed an increase of 50.4% in the area covered by forests between 1985 and 2014. The number...

Authors
Rosa, P. A. da; Breunig, F. M.; Almeida, C. M. de; Balbinot, R.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Santa Maria
Publication
Geografia Ensino & Pesquisa, 2017, 21, 1, pp 177-189
AbstractFull Text

The study was conducted to investigate properties of Mahua seed, kernels and oil. The length, breadth and thickness of Mahua seed and kernels were found to be 25.58, 13.03, 11.11 and 20.69, 11.36, 9.30 mm at moisture of 8.38%. The oil content in Mahua seed kernels was found to be 38.75%. The bulk...

Authors
Jagnade Priti; Kalbande, S. R.; Khambalkar, V. P.; Gorde, C. M.
Publisher
MKK Publication
Publication
Environment and Ecology, 2017, 35, 4, pp 2627-2632
Miscellaneous

The Mediterranean forests of the beneficiary countries of the project (Algeria, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia and Turkey) cover a total area of nearly 19 million hectares. These forests have been and will be subject increasingly to anthropogenic pressures (overgrazing, collection of firewood, fires,...

Publisher
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Publication
Forêts Méditerranéennes: Production d'outils se décision et de gestion en matiére de vulnérabilité des écosystémes forestiers méditerranéens aux effets du changement climatique et valorisation des efforts d'optimisation des biens et services, 2017, pp 7 pp.
CAB ReviewFull Text

Variants of Indigenous forest management reflect distinct historical and political-economic contexts. Indigenous forest management was largely unrecorded in the colonial period and, in the present, can range from industrial to ecosystem-based forest management, autonomous management and rentier...

Date
May 2017
Subjects
forest management; forest policy; forests; indigenous people; land use; non-wood forest products; tenure systems; wood products
Authors
Bulkan, J.
AbstractFull Text

The study was conducted to investigate properties of Mahua seed, kernels and oil. The length, breadth and thickness of Mahua seed and kernels were found to be 25.58, 13.03, 11.11 and 20.69, 11.36, 9.30 mm at moisture of 8.38%. The oil content in Mahua seed kernels was found to be 38.75%. The bulk...

Authors
Jagnade Priti; Kalbande, S. R.; Khambalkar, V. P.; Gorde, C. M.
Publisher
MKK Publication
Publication
Environment and Ecology, 2017, 35, 4, pp 2627-2632

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