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  • Forest Governance and Management Across Time

    Forest Governance and Management Across Time
    av Erland Marald

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367351403

    The influence of the past, and of the future on current-time tradeoffs in the forest arena are particularly relevant given the long-term successions in forest landscapes and the hundred years’ rotations in forestry. Historically established pa…

  • Ecosystem Goods and Services from Plantation Forests

    Ecosystem Goods and Services from Plantation Forests

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138993303

    Plantation forests often have a negative image. They are typically assumed to be poor substitutes for natural forests, particularly in terms of biodiversity conservation, carbon storage, provision of clean drinking water and other non-timber goods a…

  • Ecosystem Goods and Services from Plantation Forests

    Ecosystem Goods and Services from Plantation Forests

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711685

    Plantation forests often have a negative image. They are typically assumed to be poor substitutes for natural forests, particularly in terms of biodiversity conservation, carbon storage, provision of clean drinking water and other non-timber goods a…

  • Adaptive Collaborative Management in Forest Landscapes

    Adaptive Collaborative Management in Forest Landscapes

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781032053677

    This book examines the value of Adaptive Collaborative Management for facilitating learning and collaboration with local communities and beyond, utilising detailed studies of forest landscapes and communities. Many forest management proposals are b…

  • Sustainable Forest Management

    Sustainable Forest Management

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077243

    Sustainable Forest Management provides the necessary material to educate students about forestry and the contemporary role of forests in ecosystems and society. This comprehensive textbook on the concept and practice of sustainable forest management…

  • Sustainable Forest Management

    Sustainable Forest Management

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077236

    Sustainable Forest Management provides the necessary material to educate students about forestry and the contemporary role of forests in ecosystems and society. This comprehensive textbook on the concept and practice of sustainable forest management…

  • The Sustainable Forestry Handbook

    The Sustainable Forestry Handbook
    av Sophie Higman

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071180

    "Provides a guide to the practicalities of implementing international standards for sustainable forest management. This highly practical handbook is aimed at forest managers"-- Provided by publisher.

  • Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systems

    Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systems

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138779693

    This book links the emerging concepts of complexity, complex adaptive system (CAS) and resilience to forest ecology and management. It explores how these concepts can be applied in various forest biomes of the world with their different ecological,…

  • Forest Quality

    Forest Quality
    av Nigel Dudley

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138974517

    Deforestation is frequently a topic of discussion in the environmental arena, but it is not just the number of trees that matters; the quality of the forest is also important. Even where the forest area is stable or increasing, there are often rapid…

  • Rainforest Tourism, Conservation and Management

    Rainforest Tourism, Conservation and Management

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415635820

    Globally rainforests are under threat on numerous fronts, including clearing for agriculture, harvesting for timber and urban expansion. Yet they have a crucial role in biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and providing other ecosyst…

  • Monitoring Forest Biodiversity

    Monitoring Forest Biodiversity
    av Toby Gardner

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415507158

    The fate of much of the world's terrestrial biodiversity depends upon our ability to improve the management of forest ecosystems that have already been substantially modified by humans. Monitoring is an essential ingredient in meeting this challenge…

  • Monitoring Forest Biodiversity

    Monitoring Forest Biodiversity
    av Toby Gardner

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076543

    The fate of much of the world's terrestrial biodiversity depends upon our ability to improve the management of forest ecosystems that have already been substantially modified by humans. Monitoring is an essential ingredient in meeting this challenge…

  • Forest Landscape Restoration

    Forest Landscape Restoration

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138084292

    Forest landscape restoration (FLR) is a planned process that aims to regain ecological integrity and enhance human wellbeing in deforested or degraded landscapes. The aim of this book is to explore options to better integrate the diverse dimensions…

  • Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes

    Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415846653

    This book provides a novel approach to governance relating to biodiversity and human well-being in complex tropical landscapes, including forests and protected areas. It focuses attention at the interface between communities and the landscape level,…

  • Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes

    Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711777

    This book provides a novel approach to governance relating to biodiversity and human well-being in complex tropical landscapes, including forests and protected areas. It focuses attention at the interface between communities and the landscape level,…

  • Forest Governance and Management Across Time

    Forest Governance and Management Across Time
    av Erland Marald

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138904309

    The influence of the past, and of the future on current-time tradeoffs in the forest arena are particularly relevant given the long-term successions in forest landscapes and the hundred years’ rotations in forestry. Historically established pa…

  • Forests in Landscapes

    Forests in Landscapes

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071951

    ?At last a really useful book telling us how all the rhetoric about ecosystem approaches and sustainable forest management is being translated into practical solutions on the ground? CLAUDE MARTIN, WWF INTERNATIONAL ?For too long, foresters have see…

  • The Dry Forests and Woodlands of Africa

    The Dry Forests and Woodlands of Africa

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711319

    The dry forests and woodlands of Sub-Saharan Africa are major ecosystems, with a broad range of strong economic and cultural incentives for keeping them intact. However, few people are aware of their importance, compared to tropical rainforests, des…

  • The Dry Forests and Woodlands of Africa

    The Dry Forests and Woodlands of Africa

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415851046

    The dry forests and woodlands of Sub-Saharan Africa are major ecosystems, with a broad range of strong economic and cultural incentives for keeping them intact. However, few people are aware of their importance, compared to tropical rainforests, des…

  • Gender and Forests

    Gender and Forests

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138955042

    This enlightening book brings together the work of gender and forestry specialists from various backgrounds and fields of research and action to analyse global gender conditions as related to forests. Using a variety of methods and approaches, they…

  • Forests and Globalization

    Forests and Globalization

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138304505

    The overarching contribution of this book is a review and assessment of the current and future impacts of globalization on the world’s forests. The work has been developed by the "Resources for the Future" Task Force for the International Unio…

  • The Decentralization of Forest Governance

    The Decentralization of Forest Governance

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844075867

    'This book provides an excellent overview of more than a decade of transformation in a forest landscape where the interests of local people, extractive industries and globally important biodiversity are in conflict. The studies assembled here teach…

  • The Decentralization of Forest Governance

    The Decentralization of Forest Governance

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415853033

    The devolution of control over the world's forests from national or state and provincial level governments to local control is an ongoing global trend that deeply affects all aspects of forest management, conservation of biodiversity, control over r…

  • Large-scale Forest Restoration

    Large-scale Forest Restoration
    av David Lamb

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415663182

    Landscapes are being degraded and simplified across the globe. This book explores how forest restoration might be carried out to increase landscape heterogeneity, improve ecological functioning and restore ecosystem services in such landscapes. It f…

  • Large-scale Forest Restoration

    Large-scale Forest Restoration
    av David Lamb

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415663205

    Landscapes are being degraded and simplified across the globe. This book explores how forest restoration might be carried out to increase landscape heterogeneity, improve ecological functioning and restore ecosystem services in such landscapes. It f…

  • Plantations Privatization Poverty and Power

    Plantations Privatization Poverty and Power
    av Michael Garforth

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138994980

    Private sector delivery of state services is increasingly common worldwide, and state forest plantation management is no exception. Increasingly governments are transferring rights and responsibilities to the private sector for state-owned plantatio…

  • Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America

    Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415720809

    The loss of biodiversity is a major environmental problem in nearly every terrestrial ecosystem on Earth. This loss is accelerating driven by climate change, as well as by other causes including agricultural exploitation, fragmentation and degradati…

  • Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America

    Climate Change Impacts on Tropical Forests in Central America

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138506862

    The loss of biodiversity is a major environmental problem in nearly every terrestrial ecosystem on Earth. This loss is accelerating driven by climate change, as well as by other causes including agricultural exploitation, fragmentation and degradati…

  • Forests for People

    Forests for People

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079186

    Who has rights to forests and forest resources? In recent years governments in the South have transferred at least 200 million hectares of forests to communities living in and around them. This book assesses the experience of what appears to be a ne…

  • Forests for People

    Forests for People

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079179

    Who has rights to forests and forest resources? In recent years governments in the South have transferred at least 200 million hectares of forests to communities living in and around them. This book assesses the experience of what appears to be a ne…

  • Smallholders, Forest Management and Rural Development in the Amazon

    Smallholders, Forest Management and Rural Development in the Amazon
    av Benno Pokorny

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138573178

    The ongoing debate concerning the Amazon's crucial role in global climate and biodiversity is entirely dependent upon sustainable development in the region. Recognizing that forests are an integral part of the social fabric in the region, initiative…

  • Smallholders, Forest Management and Rural Development in the Amazon

    Smallholders, Forest Management and Rural Development in the Amazon
    av Benno Pokorny

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415660679

    The ongoing debate concerning the Amazon's crucial role in global climate and biodiversity is entirely dependent upon sustainable development in the region. Recognizing that forests are an integral part of the social fabric in the region, initiative…

  • A New Era for Collaborative Forest Management

    A New Era for Collaborative Forest Management

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138491274

    This book assesses the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program (CFLRP) and identifies lessons learned for governance and policy through this new and innovative approach to collaborative forest management. Unlike anything else in US public…

  • The Forest Certification Handbook

    The Forest Certification Handbook
    av Ruth Nussbaum

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138974500

    First published in 1995, The Forest Certification Handbook has become the landmark book concerning all aspects of forest and wood product certification from policy to business to in-the-field technical issues. Yet since first publication an enormous…

  • Illegal Logging

    Illegal Logging
    av Luca Tacconi

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073481

    'This book carefully blends conceptual insights with extensive empirical evidence to navigate the reader through an issue that is still poorly understood [and is] a valuable reference for the development practitioner to understand the fundamental ca…

  • Illegal Logging

    Illegal Logging
    av Luca Tacconi

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076079

    'This book carefully blends conceptual insights with extensive empirical evidence to navigate the reader through an issue that is still poorly understood [and is] a valuable reference for the development practitioner to understand the fundamental ca…

  • Logjam

    Logjam
    av David Humphreys

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076116

    Winner of the International Studies Association's Harold and Margaret Sprout Award 2008 for the best book on international environmental problems. This pioneering study examines the impacts of neoliberal global governance on forests and provides an…

  • Forests People and Power

    Forests People and Power

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073474

    ?With tens of millions of hectares and hundreds of millions of lives in the balance, the debate over who should control South Asia?s forests is of tremendous political significance. This book provides an insightful and thorough assessment of importa…

  • Forests People and Power

    Forests People and Power

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138001992

    ?With tens of millions of hectares and hundreds of millions of lives in the balance, the debate over who should control South Asia?s forests is of tremendous political significance. This book provides an insightful and thorough assessment of importa…

  • Degraded Forests in Eastern Africa

    Degraded Forests in Eastern Africa

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077670

    Forest degradation as a result of logging, shifting cultivation, agriculture and urban development is a major issue throughout the tropics. It leads to loss in soil fertility, water resources and biodiversity, as well as contributes to climate chang…

  • The Forest Landscape Restoration Handbook

    The Forest Landscape Restoration Handbook

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073696

    'This book has been written by a team of experts from a wide variety of institutions... The result is by far the most comprehensive and easy to understand treatment of FLR yet written.' ACHIM STEINER (DIRECTOR GENERAL, IUCN) AND MANOEL SOBRAL FILHO…

  • Forecasting Forest Futures

    Forecasting Forest Futures
    av Hamish Kimmins

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079223

    Modelling is an important tool for understanding the complexity of forest ecosystems and the variety of interactions of ecosystem components, processes and values. This book describes the hybrid approach to modelling forest ecosystems and their poss…

  • Community Forestry in Nepal

    Community Forestry in Nepal

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138214620

    Community forestry focuses on the link between forest resources and livelihoods and contributes to forest conservation and reforestation. It is widespread in Nepal, with a very high proportion of the rural population involved, and is widely recogniz…

  • Community Forestry in Nepal

    Community Forestry in Nepal

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367403720

    Community forestry focuses on the link between forest resources and livelihoods and contributes to forest conservation and reforestation. It is widespread in Nepal, with a very high proportion of the rural population involved, and is widely recogniz…

  • The Politics of Decentralization

    The Politics of Decentralization

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844072057

    Decentralization is sweeping the world and having dramatic and far-reaching impacts on resource management and livelihoods, particularly in forestry. This book is the most up-to-date examination of the themes, experiences and lessons learned from de…

  • Forests and Globalization

    Forests and Globalization

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138787391

    The overarching contribution of this book is a review and assessment of the current and future impacts of globalization on the world’s forests. The work has been developed by the "Resources for the Future" Task Force for the International Unio…

  • Masculinities in Forests

    Masculinities in Forests
    av Carol J. Pierce Colfer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367417000

    Masculinities in Forests: Representations of Diversity demonstrates the wide variability in ideas about, and practice of, masculinity in different forests, and how these relate to forest management. While forestry is widely considered a masculine d…

  • Masculinities in Forests

    Masculinities in Forests
    av Carol J. Pierce Colfer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367403898

    Masculinities in Forests: Representations of Diversity demonstrates the wide variability in ideas about, and practice of, masculinity in different forests, and how these relate to forest management. While forestry is widely considered a masculine d…

  • Rainforest Tourism, Conservation and Management

    Rainforest Tourism, Conservation and Management

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415743075

    Globally rainforests are under threat on numerous fronts, including clearing for agriculture, harvesting for timber and urban expansion. Yet they have a crucial role in biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and providing other ecosyst…

  • Evidence-based Conservation

    Evidence-based Conservation

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138380158

    There is a considerable gap between the science of conservation biology and the design and execution of biodiversity conservation projects in the field. Science is often failing to inform the practice of conservation, which remains largely experienc…

  • Evidence-based Conservation

    Evidence-based Conservation

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713948

    There is a considerable gap between the science of conservation biology and the design and execution of biodiversity conservation projects in the field. Science is often failing to inform the practice of conservation, which remains largely experienc…

  • Forests in Landscapes

    Forests in Landscapes

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071968

    ?At last a really useful book telling us how all the rhetoric about ecosystem approaches and sustainable forest management is being translated into practical solutions on the ground? CLAUDE MARTIN, WWF INTERNATIONAL ?For too long, foresters have see…

  • Forest Quality

    Forest Quality
    av Nigel Dudley

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844072781

    Deforestation is frequently a topic of discussion in the environmental arena, but it is not just the number of trees that matters; the quality of the forest is also important. Even where the forest area is stable or increasing, there are often rapid…

  • Policy That Works for Forests and People

    Policy That Works for Forests and People
    av James Mayers

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070961

    Since its original publication by the International Institute for Environment and Development in 1999, Policy That Works for Forests and People has been recognised as the most authoritative study to date of policy processes that affect forests and p…

  • Forest Ecosystem Management and Timber Production

    Forest Ecosystem Management and Timber Production
    av Russell Warman

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138599239

    Timber sourcing is shifting from extraction from natural forests to forms of cultivation that are increasingly agricultural in nature. This book takes a multidisciplinary approach to examine the socio-political, biophysical and discursive dimensions…

  • Governing Africa's Forests in a Globalized World

    Governing Africa's Forests in a Globalized World

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415507172

    Many countries around the world are engaged in decentralization processes, and most African countries face serious problems with forest governance, from benefits sharing to illegality and sustainable forest management. This book summarizes experienc…

  • Governing Africa's Forests in a Globalized World

    Governing Africa's Forests in a Globalized World

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077564

    Many countries around the world are engaged in decentralization processes, and most African countries face serious problems with forest governance, from benefits sharing to illegality and sustainable forest management. This book summarizes experienc…

  • Global Environmental Forest Policies

    Global Environmental Forest Policies
    av Constance McDermott

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415507165

    Market globalization and the globalization of environmental concerns have spurred demand for greater international accountability for forest stewardship. In response, a range of multi-lateral governmental and non-governmental initiatives have emerge…

  • The Forest Certification Handbook

    The Forest Certification Handbook
    av Ruth Nussbaum

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071234

    First published in 1995, The Forest Certification Handbook has become the landmark book concerning all aspects of forest and wood product certification from policy to business to in-the-field technical issues. Yet since first publication an enormous…

  • Forests, Business and Sustainability

    Forests, Business and Sustainability

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138779297

    Forests are under tremendous pressure from human uses of all kinds, and one of the most significant threats to their sustainability comes from commercial interests. This book presents a comprehensive examination of the interactions between the fores…

  • The Politics of Decentralization

    The Politics of Decentralization

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138995109

    Decentralization is sweeping the world and having dramatic and far-reaching impacts on resource management and livelihoods, particularly in forestry. This book is the most up-to-date examination of the themes, experiences and lessons learned from de…

  • Lessons from Forest Decentralization

    Lessons from Forest Decentralization

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844075553

    The decentralization of control over the vast forests of the world is moving at a rapid pace, with both positive and negative ramifications for people and forests themselves. The fresh research from a host of Asia-Pacific countries described in this…

  • The Forest Landscape Restoration Handbook

    The Forest Landscape Restoration Handbook

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844075843

    'This book has been written by a team of experts from a wide variety of institutions... The result is by far the most comprehensive and easy to understand treatment of FLR yet written.' ACHIM STEINER (DIRECTOR GENERAL, IUCN) AND MANOEL SOBRAL FILHO…

  • Gender and Forests

    Gender and Forests

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138955035

    This enlightening book brings together the work of gender and forestry specialists from various backgrounds and fields of research and action to analyse global gender conditions as related to forests. Using a variety of methods and approaches, they…

  • Plantations Privatization Poverty and Power

    Plantations Privatization Poverty and Power
    av Michael Garforth

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071517

    Private sector delivery of state services is increasingly common worldwide, and state forest plantation management is no exception. Increasingly governments are transferring rights and responsibilities to the private sector for state-owned plantatio…

  • Forest Conservation and Sustainability in Indonesia

    Forest Conservation and Sustainability in Indonesia
    av Bernice Maxton-Lee

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367173463

    Despite carefully constructed conservation interventions, deforestation in Indonesia is not being stopped. This book identifies why large-scale international forest conservation has failed to reduce deforestation in Indonesia and considers why key s…