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Chinese torreya (Torreya grandis cv Merrilli) is a relict tree cultivar, distributed in the subtropical mixed broadleaved forest zone in eastern China. Chinese torreya was selected long time ago from quality trees of Torreya grandis Fort. ex Lind. and grafted on other Torreya trees, then cultivated ...

Author(s)
Chen XiongWen; Jin HangBiao
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Forests, Trees and Livelihoods, 2019, 28, 1, pp 68-78
Abstract

Background and Purpose: Partnerships are a key mechanism in the planning, delivery and management of urban forestry (UF) and green infrastructure (GI). They can facilitate locally rooted co-management and polycentric governance. They can also achieve synergies by combining the resources, commitment ...

Author(s)
Hansmann, R.; Whitehead, I.; Ostoić, S. K.; Živojinović, I.; Stojanovska, M.; Jones, N.; Bernasconi, A.; Benamar, S.; Lelieveld, C.; Barstad, J.
Publisher
Hrvatski šumarski institut, Jastrebarsko, Croatia
Citation
SEEFOR, 2016, 7, 1, pp 9-19
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The Arboretum has a special scientific importance (from botanical and forestry points of view). The botanical importance is given by the richness of the scientific collection of woody plants cultivated here (over 800 systematic units), from which many taxons are very rare (conifers, magnolias). The ...

Author(s)
Cadar, N.; Merce, O.; Turcu, D. O.; Cântar, I. C.
Publisher
Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului Timișoara, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Journal of Horticulture, Forestry and Biotechnology, 2014, 18, 3, pp 30-33
Abstract

Remote Sensing and GIS techniques were used to study the landuse and landcover change in the South Andaman Island. The study assesses the spatial-temporal land use and land cover changes between 1979 and 2013 for the southern part of the South Andaman Island. IRS LISS IV satellite images were used...

Author(s)
Yuvaraj, E.; Saravanan; Dharanirajan, K.
Publisher
Integrated Publishing Association, New Delhi, India
Citation
International Journal of Geomatics and Geosciences, 2014, 5, 1, pp 171-181
Abstract

The Shandong Xiajin Yellow River Ancient Mulberry Trees System is a model of desertification control in the floor area in the Luxibei Plain, and of sustainable development. The current study about ancient mulberry trees in Xiajin county is mainly qualitative representation, lack of quantitative...

Author(s)
Sun XuePing; Wang Bin; Liu MouCheng; Liu WeiWei
Publisher
Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Resources and Ecology, 2016, 7, 3, pp 223-230
Abstract

The Punakaiki Coastal Restoration Project (PCRP) is a case study in partnership and collaboration, which outlines how a consultative approach to mine closure can deliver shared benefits and create new endeavors that advance conservation, knowledge of biodiversity, and a broader understanding of the ...

Author(s)
Smith, C. M. S.; Bowie, M. H.; Hahner, J. L.; Boyer, S.; Kim, Y. N.; Zhong, H. T.; Abbott, M.; Rhodes, S.; Sharp, D.; Dickinson, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Catena, 2016, 136, pp 91-103
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Swahili Coastal region is rich of mangrove resources amongst Africa. Tanzanian mangrove is well conserved as shown in the reports of UNEP and WCMC: form 1990 to 2000, the mangrove area in Tanzania is almost the same (1,096 km2 in 1990 and 1,081 km2 in 2000). The southern coastal region of Tanzania, ...

Author(s)
Nakamura, R.
Publisher
International Dryland Development Commission (IDDC), Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Sustainable development in drylands - meeting the challenge of global climate change, Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Development of Drylands, 7-10 November 2008, Alexandria, Egypt, 2010, pp 893-901
Abstract

We analyzed the effects of changes in land cover on the water balance in Spain's Marina Baixa County, on the Mediterranean coast. To reveal how different land management strategies have affected the area's environment, four municipalities within the same catchment were studied: Benidorm, Callosa...

Author(s)
Bellot, J.; Bonet, A.; Peña, J.; Sánchez, J. R.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag, New York, USA
Citation
Environmental Management, 2007, 39, 3, pp 412-422
Abstract

Many studies have shown that a tourist service or product is a blend of ecological, social and economic sub-systems, operable in the area of interest. Carrying capacity assessment has become an indispensable tool for formulating policy and strategies in the tourist industry worldwide. It is well...

Author(s)
Tselentis, B. S.; Prokopiou, D. G.; Bousbouras, D.; Toanoglou, M.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Ecosystems and sustainable development VI, 2007, pp 375-385
Abstract

This chapter proposes a method for quantifying the link between changes in environmental quality and tourism demand. The proposed method integrates ecological and socio-economic perspectives and evaluates how changes in environmental quality affect the willingness to repeat a visit in a tourist...

Author(s)
Avila-Foucat, S.; Eugenio-Martin, J. L.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
Tourism and sustainable economic development: macroeconomic models and empirical methods, 2008, pp 191-216

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