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The Congo Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus has experienced a severe population breakdown in recent decades. The rainforests of the Korup region in Southwest Cameroon may harbour a large population of this species, but density and population estimates from this area remain controversial. Before the...

Author(s)
Dueker, S.; Kupsch, D.; Waltert, M.; Bobo, S. K.; Heymann, E. W.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Publication
Bird Conservation International, 2020, 30, 1, pp 156-167
AbstractFull Text

The importance of agroforestry as a land-use system for carbon (C) sequestration had been recognized. The various levels of C stocks expressed into CO2 sequestered by major agroforestry systems (AFSs) across the 16 community-based forest management (CBFM) sites in Zamboanga City, Philippines was...

Author(s)
Tabal, E. P.; Mendoza, T. C.
Publisher
Association of Agricultural Technology in Southeast Asia (AATSEA)
Publication
International Journal of Agricultural Technology, 2020, 16, 2, pp 457-474
Abstract

Sugar maple (Acer saccharum L.) is a key cultural and economic resource from eastern Canada to south-central Appalachia. Environmental uncertainties could create problems for this iconic species, in particular affecting the southern extent of its range and thus increasing the need for alternative...

Author(s)
Peters, J. D. J.; Huish, R. D.; Taylor, D. C.; Munson, B. A.
Publisher
New Leaf Associates
Publication
Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems and Community Development, 2020, 9, 2, pp 267-276
News Article

Agroforestry plantations of poplar trees cover 9.4 million hectares worldwide. These trees are cultivated as a source of biofuel and wood, which is...

Date
January 2020
Author(s)
James Cullum
Miscellaneous

The purpose of this study is to identify and evaluate potential disaster and climate risks for the Agricultural and Agroforestry Technological Program, PITAG in Haiti, with a particular focus on its component II which includes the promotion of sustainable agricultural technologies. This risk...

Author(s)
Eitzinger, A.; Eugene, L.; Martínez, A.; Navarrete-Frías, C.; Jarvis, A.
Publisher
International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
Publication
Disaster and climate risk assessment for PITAG Regions in Haiti. Technical Report, 2019, pp 104 pp.
CAB ReviewFull Text

Agroforestry can be used to improve the productivity of staple food crops by improving soil fertility and promoting agroecosystem function. The domestication of agroforestry trees producing marketable products then intensifies the agroforestry system and leads to marketing, trade and business...

Date
July 2012
Subjects
agroforestry; agroforestry systems; crop production; crops; domestication; economic impact; food crops; forest trees; green revolution; intensification; productivity; social impact; soil fertility; sustainability; trees; tropics; woody plants
Author(s)
Leakey, R. R. B.
AbstractFull Text

The importance of agroforestry as a land-use system for carbon (C) sequestration had been recognized. The various levels of C stocks expressed into CO2 sequestered by major agroforestry systems (AFSs) across the 16 community-based forest management (CBFM) sites in Zamboanga City, Philippines was...

Author(s)
Tabal, E. P.; Mendoza, T. C.
Publisher
Association of Agricultural Technology in Southeast Asia (AATSEA)
Publication
International Journal of Agricultural Technology, 2020, 16, 2, pp 457-474

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