Big-Leaf Mahogany Genetics, Ecology, and Management

Big-Leaf Mahogany is the most important commercial timber species of the tropics. Current debate concerning whether to protect it as an endangered species has been hampered by the lack of complete, definitive scientific documentation. This book reports on vital research on the ecology of big-leaf ma...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Lugo, Ariel E. (Editor), Figueroa Colón, Julio C. (Editor), Alayón, Mildred (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2003, 2003
Edition:1st ed. 2003
Series:Ecological Studies, Analysis and Synthesis
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Big-Leaf Mahogany is the most important commercial timber species of the tropics. Current debate concerning whether to protect it as an endangered species has been hampered by the lack of complete, definitive scientific documentation. This book reports on vital research on the ecology of big-leaf mahogany, including genetic variations, regeneration, natural distribution patterns and the silvicutural and trade implications for the tree
Physical Description:XVIII, 434 p online resource
ISBN:9780387217789