Forest Policy

The Wildfire Reader: A Century of Failed Forest Policy(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 2, 2017
The Wildfire Reader: A Century of Failed Forest Policy(Repost)

The Wildfire Reader: A Century of Failed Forest Policy by George Wuerthner
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1597260878 | 440 Pages | PDF | 1.31 MB

Resource and Market Projections for Forest Policy Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 21, 2016
Resource and Market Projections for Forest Policy Development

Resource and Market Projections for Forest Policy Development: Twenty-five Years of Experience with the US RPA Timber Assessment by Richard W. Haynes
English | 21 Sept. 2007 | ISBN: 1402063083 | 598 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

The text provides literature surveys on relevant modeling issues and policy concerns. It demonstrates the application of a modeling system using a "base case" 50-year projection and a small set of scenarios.

Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by phidhahoogaya at Feb. 15, 2011
Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy

Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy
Island Press | August 4, 2006 | ISBN-10: 1597260878 | 448 pages | PDF | 1.27 MB

The Wildfire Reader presents, in an affordable paperback edition, the essays included in the larger, photographic companion volume, Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy. Wildfires are an awe-inspiring natural
Climate Change Adaptation and Forest Dependent Communities: An Analytical Perspective of Different Agro-Climatic Regions

Climate Change Adaptation and Forest Dependent Communities: An Analytical Perspective of Different Agro-Climatic Regions of West Bengal, India by Jyotish Prakash Basu
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319523244, 9783319523248 | 85 Pages | PDF | 1.82 MB

Forest Resources in Europe 1950-1990  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Sept. 1, 2015
Forest Resources in Europe 1950-1990

Kullervo Kuusela, "Forest Resources in Europe 1950-1990"
2008 | ISBN-10: 0521052238, 0521480760 | 172 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Forest Conservation Policy: A Reference Handbook (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Jan. 8, 2014
Forest Conservation Policy: A Reference Handbook (Repost)

V. Alaric Sample, Antony S. Cheng, "Forest Conservation Policy: A Reference Handbook"
English | 2003 | ISBN: 1576079910 | 322 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Beyond the Sacred Forest: Complicating Conservation in Southeast Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 9, 2017
Beyond the Sacred Forest: Complicating Conservation in Southeast Asia

Beyond the Sacred Forest: Complicating Conservation in Southeast Asia by Michael R. Dove, Percy E. Sajise, Amity A. Doolittle
English | April 14th, 2011 | ISBN: 0822347962, 0822347814 | 389 Pages | PDF | 3.73 MB

Reflecting new thinking about conservation in Southeast Asia, Beyond the Sacred Forest is the product of a unique, decade-long, interdisciplinary collaboration involving research in Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines. Scholars from these countries and the United States rethink the translation of environmental concepts between East and West, particularly ideas of nature and culture; the meaning of conservation; and the ways that conservation policy is applied and transformed in the everyday landscapes of Southeast Asia.
Forest Guardians, Forest Destroyers: The Politics of Environmental Knowledge in Northern Thailand

Forest Guardians, Forest Destroyers: The Politics of Environmental Knowledge in Northern Thailand by Andrew Walker, Tim Forsyth
English | January 16th, 2008 | ISBN: 0295988223, 0295987928 | 314 Pages | PDF | 1.78 MB

In this far-reaching examination of environmental problems and politics in northern Thailand, Tim Forsyth and Andrew Walker analyze deforestation, water supply, soil erosion, use of agrochemicals, and biodiversity in order to challenge popularly held notions of environmental crisis. They argue that such crises have been used to support political objectives of state expansion and control in the uplands. They have also been used to justify the alternative directions advocated by an array of NGOs.
Forest Management of Mediterranean Forests Under the New Context of Climate Change: Building Alternatives for the Coming Future

Forest Management of Mediterranean Forests Under the New Context of Climate Change: Building Alternatives for the Coming Future by Manuel Lucas-Borja
English | May 17th, 2013 | ISBN: 1624178685 | 199 pages | PDF | 9.18 MB

Mediterranean forests provide a diversity of products such as wood, non-wood forest products including cork, fodder for livestock and aromatic plants and game, all of which are important for socio-economic or cultural development and contribute to food security and poverty alleviation in rural areas. This book aims to provide scientific knowledge for researchers, students, local managers and policy makers. The book is divided into 11 chapters covering not only ecological, but also economic and social perspectives on climate change and Mediterranean forest management.

Forest Patches in Tropical Landscapes, 2nd Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 7, 2017
Forest Patches in Tropical Landscapes, 2nd Edition

Forest Patches in Tropical Landscapes, 2nd Edition by John Schelhas, Russell S. Greenberg
English | April 1st, 1996 | ISBN: 155963426X, 1559634251 | 464 pages | PDF | 12.55 MB

"While tropical forests are being cleared at an alarming rate, the clearing is rarely complete and is often not permanent. A considerable amount of tropical forest exists as remnants that have significant value both for the conservation of biological diversity and for meeting the needs of local people.