A Forest Journey

Pub Date : 1989 | Author : John Perlin | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39076001988620
ISBN 13 :

Chronicles the destruction of the world's forests as a result of overdependency on wood as a building and energy source, and points out the resultant declining soil productivity, f..

A Forest Journey The Story Of Wood And Civilization

Pub Date : 2005-09-20 | Author : John Perlin | Publisher : The Countryman Press

ISBN 10 : 9781581579154
ISBN 13 : 1581579152

A contemporary view of the effects of wood, as used for building and fuel, and of deforestation on the development of civilization. Until the ascendancy of fossil fuels, wood has b..

A Weelad S Journey

Pub Date : 2011-10-01 | Author : K. Kinsey | Publisher : AuthorHouse

ISBN 10 : 9781463447885
ISBN 13 : 1463447884

An evil forest, a lake and a tree. Join two Weelads as they journey into the Old Forest, a forest the village elders claimed was evil, or was it? Go with them as they find Lake Anu..

Our Forest Your Ecosystem Their Timber

Pub Date : 2012-08-21 | Author : Nicholas K. Menzies | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231510233
ISBN 13 : 0231510233

Community-based forest management (CBFM) is a model of forest management in which a community takes part in decision making and implementation, and monitoring of activities affecti..

Forest Dynamics

Pub Date : 1993 | Author : Daniel B. Botkin | Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN 10 : 9780195065558
ISBN 13 : 0195065557

Offering a fresh perspective on ecological phenomena, this book provides all the information necessary to understand and use the JABOWA simulation model of forest growth. It sets t..

The Forests Handbook Volume 2

Pub Date : 2008-04-15 | Author : Julian Evans | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9780470756836
ISBN 13 : 0470756837

The future of the world's forests is at the forefront of environmental debate. Rising concerns over the effects of deforestation and climate change are highlighting the need both t..