Silviculture in the Tropics

This book integrates the latest global developments in forestry science and practice and their relevance for the sustainable management of tropical forests. The influence of social dimensions on the development of silvicultural concepts is another spotlight. Ecology and silvicultural options form al...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Günter, Sven (Editor), Weber, Michael (Editor), Stimm, Bernd (Editor), Mosandl, Reinhard (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011, 2011
Edition:1st ed. 2011
Series:Tropical Forestry
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • PART I Introduction
  • PART II Forest Users: Past, Present, Future
  • PART III New aspects in Tropical Silviculture
  • PART IV Silviculture in (Semi-)natural Humid Forests
  • PART V Silviculture in (Semi-)natural Dry Forests
  • PART VI Silviculture in Azonal (Semi-)natural Forests
  • PART VII Silviculture in Secondary Forests
  • PART VIII Planted Forests - Silviculture in Plantations
  • PART IX Planted Forests - Silvicultural Aspects for Restoration and Reforestation
  • PART X Conclusions