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Cover for 'Keeping our <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Milpa</i>': maize production and management of trees by Nahuas of the Sierra de Zongolica, Mexico.

This chapter discusses the importance of recognizing knowledge systems as part of diversified agroforestry landscapes. It focuses on milpa, a maize-centred polyculture system of pre-Hispanic origin, which has historically constituted an essential source of food and has persisted until the present....

Author(s)
López Binnqüist, C.; Hidalgo Ledesma, R.; Panzo Panzo, F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647050)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Contingency and adaptation over five decades in nuaulu forest-based plant knowledge.

This chapter examines several ways in which the forest knowledge of the Nuaulu (a people of central Seram in the eastern Indonesian province of the Moluccas) has shifted over the past five decades, while in other ways has remained remarkably stable. This is illustrated with reference to three very...

Author(s)
Ellen, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647050)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Swiss forests: a case study.

Vegetation ecology performs best in the context of comprehensive statistical samples. This chapter presents a case study where the sampling plan is a square grid constrained to the forested area of Switzerland. It uses variable plot size for vegetation data and complements this with a set of...

Author(s)
Wildi, O.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394224)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Plant responses to fluctuating UV environments.

This chapter reviews research to date on what is known about the prevalence and mechanisms of plant responses to short-term fluctuations in UV exposure and explores the possible adaptive and ecological significance of these responses. The chapter addresses only changes in total UV irradiances and...

Author(s)
Barnes, P. W.; Robson, T. M.; Tobler, M. A.; Bottger, I. N.; Flint, S. D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648590)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for UV radiation and terrestrial ecosystems: emerging perspectives.

This chapter discusses the changing perspectives and highlights some open questions in the field of UV effects on terrestrial ecosystems. It is established that in addition to the potentially negative effects of UV-B on terrestrial biota, UV-B can also control ecosystem processes through its...

Author(s)
Ballaré, C. L.; Austin, A. T.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648590)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Diversity of entomopathogenic fungi from forest ecosystem of Georgia.

Author(s)
Koridze, K.; Burjanadze, M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Potential of entomopathogenic <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Hyphomycetes</i> for control of forest and urban Lepidoptera in Georgia.

Author(s)
Burjanadze, M.; Supatashvili, A.; Arjevanidze, M.; Koridze, K.; Abramishvili, T.; Kunelauri, N.; Vachadze, V.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Action of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Bacillus thuringiensis</i> on <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Eucalyptus</i> snout beetle <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Gonipterus platensis</i> (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) larvae.

Author(s)
Horta, A. B.; Jordan, C.; Ribeiro, M. F.; Lemos, M. V. F.; Desidério, J. A.; Wilcken, C. F.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Introduction to FAO guide: classical biological control of insect pests in forestry: a practical guide.

Author(s)
Colombari, F.; Hurley, B.; Kenis, M.; Lawson, S. A.; Sathyapala, S.; Sun, J.; Wilcken, R. W. C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Conference paper; Book chapter
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Cover for Integration of biopesticides with natural enemies for control of tropical fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae).

Author(s)
Vargas, R. I.; Souder, S.; Leblanc, L.; Banks, J. E.; Stark, J. D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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