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India covers 147.75 mha degraded area, whereas 6.41 mha area confined to waterlogging problem in Bihar, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Orissa, West Bengal, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, Kerala, Rajasthan and few other states. The transpiration principle of plants is used in...

Author(s)
Sarvade, S.; Gautam, D. S.; Kathal, D.; Prabhat Tiwari
Publisher
Applied and Natural Science Foundation, Haridwar, India
Citation
Journal of Applied and Natural Science, 2017, 9, 1, pp 44-50
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Temperate agroforestry systems in New Zealand.

This paper describes temperate agroforestry systems in New Zealand, wherein a variety of agroforestry systems are used and evaluated. Currently, wide spaced poplar and willow for soil erosion management combined with livestock production is the most commonly used system and will continue to be...

Author(s)
Kemp, P. D.; Hawke, M. F.; Knowles, R. L.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644851)
Type
Book chapter
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Author(s)
Dubravac, T.; Ðodan, M.; Barčić, D.; Županić, M.
Publisher
Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Citation
Coppice forests in Europe, 2018, pp 214-218
Abstract

Although extensive studies have demonstrated that several genera formerly placed in the family Flacourtiaceae are the closest relatives of Populus-Salix. However, the closest relative or relatives remain uncertain due to the relatively low phylogenetic resolution and insufficient phylogenetic...

Author(s)
Liu Xia; Wang ZhaoShan; Wang DongSheng; Zhang JianGuo
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 2016, 68, pp 210-215
Abstract

There is a growing interest in fast-growing hybrid poplar and willow plantations in Canada. This interest can be explained both by the rapid growth rate and high yield potential of this type of production system. However, their establishment and maintenance require considerable investments....

Author(s)
Larocque, G. R.; DesRochers, A.; Larchevêque, M.; Tremblay, F.; Beaulieu, J.; Mosseler, A.; Major, J. E.; Gaussiran, S.; Thomas, B. R.; Sidders, D.; Périnet, P.; Kort, J.; Labrecque, M.; Savoie, P.; Masse, S.; Bouman, O. T.; Kamelchuk, D.; Benomar, L.; Mamashita, T.; Gagné, P.
Publisher
Canadian Institute of Forestry, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Forestry Chronicle, 2013, 89, 1, pp 32-41
Abstract

In order to evaluate landscape quality of vegetation community, twenty-one appraisal indexes were selected and analysed by method of the factor analysis weight. The weight coefficients varied from 0.018 4 to 0.084 6 and the highest weight coefficient was color richness (0.084 6), while the lowest...

Author(s)
Zhu LiNa; Peng ZuoDeng
Publisher
Journal of Southwest Forestry University, Kunming, China
Citation
Journal of Southwest Forestry University, 2014, 34, 3, pp 67-71
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

This chapter introduces the book entitled 'Poplars and Willows: Trees for Society and the Environment', these are trees and shrubs that are members of the Salicaceae family with many valuable characteristics. The objective of this book was to produce a major update of the 1980 edition of the FAO...

Author(s)
Isebrands, J. G.; Richardson, J.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641089)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Poplars and willows of the world, with emphasis on silviculturally important species.

This chapter in Saliceae continues with short discussions of systematics and nomenclature, subjects that remain unsettled in this family. Then, it introduces in general terms each genus, followed by descriptions of the species in each section of the genus- Populus first, then Salix. The species...

Author(s)
Dickmann, D. I.; Kuzovkina, J.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641089)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Herbivory by domestic and wild ungulates can dramatically affect vegetation structure, composition and dynamics in nearly every terrestrial ecosystem of the world. These effects are of particular concern in forests of western North America, where intensive herbivory by native and domestic ungulates ...

Author(s)
Endress, B. A.; Wisdom, M. J.; Vavra, M.; Parks, C. G.; Dick, B. L.; Naylor, B. J.; Boyd, J. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Forest Ecology and Management, 2012, 276, pp 33-40
Abstract

The increasing cultivation of energy crops in the last few years may have an impact on changes in the environment, biodiversity and the landscape. Due to a longer rest of soil and reduced application of pesticides, perennial crops such as short rotation coppice (SRC) offer benefits that can have a...

Author(s)
Nerlich, K.; Seidl, F.; Mastel, K.; Graeff-Hönninger, S.; Claupein, W.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Gesunde Pflanzen, 2012, 64, 3, pp 129-139

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