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Forestry: Research, Ecology and Policies
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Editors: Diane A. Boehm
Book Description:
Forests are enormously important to mankind. They not only supply essential harvestable products, but also ornamental landscapes, regulate climate, hydrology, mineral cycling and soil erosion. Over the last few decades, crucial changes have taken place in the views and demands on forests by society at large. In this new book, the authors present topical research in the study of forestry ecology and policy. Topics discussed include forest management in Finland and Sweden; forestry-related GPS research; forestry trade and population growth in the Philippines and forestry education towards ecological civilization. (Imprint: Nova Press)

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Chapter 1 - The Conflict between Traditional and Formal Knowledge in Finnish and Swedish Forest Management in the Twentieth Century pp. 1-20
Authors / Editors: (Harri Siiskonen, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland)
***Open Access Chapter. Free Download Available***

Chapter 2 - Knowledge Gained and Gaps Suggested from Recent Forestry: Related GPS Research pp. 21-35
Authors / Editors: (Pete Bettinger, Krista Merry, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA)

Chapter 3 - Natural Regeneration of Pinus Nigra Arn Spp. Salzmannii Forest in Cuenca Mountains (Spain): A Problem for Sustainable Forest Management pp. 37-52
Authors / Editors: (Manuel E. Lucas-Borja, Teresa F. Fonseca, Pedro Silva-Santos, Renewable Energy Research Institute, Environmental Section, Castilla La Mancha University, Albacete, Spain, and others)

Chapter 5 - Evaluation and Implications of Free-Ranging Garrano Horses in the Risk of Forest Fires: The Study Case of Vieira do Minho Municipality (Portugal) pp. 53-77
Authors / Editors: (António Bento Gonçalves, António Vieira, Flora Ferreira Leite, Luís da Vinha, Paula Alexandra Malta, Departamento de Geografia da Universidade do Minho, Centro de Estudos em Geografia e Ordenamento do Território (CEGOT), Portugal, and others)

Chapter 5 - Multiscalar Analysis of the Spatial Pattern of Forest Ecosystems in Central Africa Justified by the Pattern/Process Paradigm: Two Case Studies pp. 79-98
Authors / Editors: (J.F. Bastin, J.P. Djibu, F. Havyarimana, S. Alongo, S. Kumba, C. Shalukoma, A. Motondo, V. Joiris, C. Stévigny, P. Duez, C. De Cannière, J. Bogaert, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Ecole Interfacultaire de Bioingénieurs, Service d’Ecologie du Paysage et Systèmes de Production Végétale, Bruxelles, Belgium, and others)

Chapter 6 - Seedling Growth and Survival of Indigenous Tree Species Along a Light Gradient in a Dry Afromontane Forest pp. 99-111
Authors / Editors: (Getachew Tesfaye, Demel Teketay, Masresha Fetene, Erwin Beck, UNIFOB Global, Nile Basin Research Program, University of Bergen, Norway, and others)

Chapter 7 - Forestry Trade and Population Growth in the Philippines in a General Equilibrium Framework pp. 113-143
Authors / Editors: (Luz Centeno Stenberg, School of Business, University of Notre Dame Australia, Sydney Campus, Broadway, NSW, Australia)

Chapter 8 - Forestry Education toward Ecological Civilization pp. 145-166
Authors / Editors: (Xiaomin Wu, Zhiwei Yang, Gang Yang, Yujie Fu, Lijun Zhou, Yuangang Zu, Key Laboratory of Forest Plant Ecology, Ministry of Education, Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, P.R. China)

Chapter 9 - Establishment and Application of the Synthetic Assessment System of Forest Ecosystem Health in the Beijing Area pp. 167-186
Authors / Editors: (Ma Li, Han Harong, Ma Qinyan, Ding Shuli, Journal Editorial Department, Hebei University of Engineering, Handan, China, and others)

      Environmental Science, Engineering and Technology
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011 2nd quarter
   Pages: 7x10 (NBC - R) 196pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-61209-824-1
   Status: AV
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