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Tropical forestry

Charles J. Taylor

Tropical forestry

with particular reference to West Africa.

by Charles J. Taylor

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tropics.
    • Subjects:
    • Forests and forestry -- Tropics.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD237 .T3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination163 p.
      Number of Pages163
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5846137M
      LC Control Number62004546
      OCLC/WorldCa1427770

      International Institute of Tropical Forestry (Río Piedras, San Juan, P.R.): Publications of the International Institute of Tropical Forestry, / (Río Piedras, PR: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, International Institute of Tropical Forestry, []), also by Gisel Reyes, JoAnne Feheley, and Jorge Morales Gómez (page.   Journal of Tropical Forest Research (JTFR) was established in , and publishes paper concerning scientific research on forestry. JTFR is devoted to promote the principal and application knowledge on tropical forest research. JTFR is a peer-reviewed journal, publishing original, invited and review papers on tropical forestry.

      This book has been written for several audiences: those in developing countries who deal with European donors; those in non-EU donor countries seeking insights into the breadth of the EU’s investment in tropical forests; and those living in the EU who have an interest in the forestry activities of the EC and individual member states. These scraps of knowledge have been obtained and compiled by Binnie, and represent the remains of Beekeeping , a book by a mad apiarist know only as 'Sir' Sengir. Some people ask me why I bother with bees. I've been burned, poisoned and blown up countless times, and once they even devoured my home. But although I am now covered in scars, I.

      Tropical Agroforestry is the first book that provides an analytical account of the principles, as well as the practices, of agroforestry within the context of the needs of land occupiers and, in so doing, describes the various specialist aspects that are now emerging as part of this discipline. The main objective throughout the book is to. Insects are major pests of both natural and plantation forests in the tropics. This book is the first to provide a broad-based, international review of this subject at a level suitable for advanced students and practitioners. It describes the ecology and biology of the insects with special reference to the economic damage they cause to trees.


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