Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Tree planting in the Amazon basin.

Abstract

A review is presented of planting experiences with various tree species (Acacia mangium, Carapa guianensis, Aspidosperma desmanthum, Bertholletia excelsa, Cedrelinga catenaeformis, Cordia goeldiana, Swietenia macrophylla, Didymopanax morototoni, Jacaranda copaia, Vochysia maxima, Bagassa guianensis, Sclerolobium paniculatum, Pinus spp. and Eucalyptus spp.) in the Brazilian Amazon.