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  • Tree Transgenesisby Matthias Fladung; Dietrich Ewald

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 319.00

    Tree improvement is necessary to meet the growing demand for the renewable resource wood. Many novel possibilities to obtain improved species are offered by biotechnology, and the time is ripe for a critical evaluation of the chances and challenges of tree transgenesis. This book provides concise information on the related topics. more...

  • Trials by Wildfireby Peter M. Leschak

    University of Minnesota Press 2001; US$ 48.00

    Journey with Peter Leschak, wildland firefighter, as he explores the warrior spirit--a genderless code emphasizing personal integrity, responsibility, patience, will, commitment, and inner courage, forged through life?s ?trials by fire.?Using his professional experiences fighting forest fires as a vivid metaphor for the warrior code, Peter weaves captivating... more...

  • Computer Applications in Sustainable Forest Managementby Guofan Shao; Keith M. Reynolds

    Springer 2006; US$ 279.00

    Presents computer applications in a variety of specialty areas of forestry, including inventory, remote sensing, information management, modelling and visualization, biometrics, forest and harvest planning, bioeconomics and marketing, and decision science for management. more...

  • Forest Landscape Ecologyby Ajith H. Perera; Lisa Buse; Thomas Crow

    Springer 2006; US$ 89.99

    The discipline of landscape ecology has generated a wealth of knowledge that can be used to enhance forest policy development and management. This book presents the discipline of knowledge transfer for landscape ecologists and examines aspects of transfer that are unique to forest landscape ecology. It is useful for developers and forest managers. more...

  • Ecology, Planning, and Management of Urban Forestsby Margaret M. Carreiro; Yong-Chang Song; Jianguo Wu

    Springer 2007; US$ 119.00

    Contains studies and perspectives on urban forests from a broad array of basic and applied scientific disciplines including ecosystem ecology, biogeochemistry, landscape ecology, plant community ecology, geography and social science. This book intends to motivate scientists, planners and managers to work together and adopt a ecology approach. more...

  • Post-agricultural Succession in the Neotropicsby Randall W. Myster

    Springer 2007; US$ 179.00

    Provides a background in old field ecosystems and proposes restoration strategies and a trajectory for future research. This book focuses on published scientific work and its implications for wise management of old field ecosystems in the neotropics. It is useful for the farmers and decision-makers. more...

  • Sampling Techniques for Forest Inventoriesby Daniel Mandallaz

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 104.95

    Sound forest management planning requires cost-efficient approaches to optimally utilize given resources. Emphasizing the mathematical and statistical features of forest sampling to assess classical dendrometrical quantities, Sampling Techniques for Forest Inventories presents the statistical concepts and tools needed to conduct a modern forest inventory.... more...

  • Forest Environments in the Mekong River Basinby Haruo Sawada; Nick Chappell; James V. Lafrankie

    Springer 2007; US$ 249.00

    Until now, there have been few research works on Cambodian forests because of the long period of civil war, restricting forest researchers and surveyors in the area. This book presents many new topics of research in forests such as those of Cambodia, unavailable until now. One of the most attractive features of the volume is that it fills the gaps... more...

  • Balsam Firby E.V. Bakuzis

    University of Minnesota Press 1965; US$ 75.00

    Professors Bakuzis and Hansen, with the assistance of a number of co-authors of individual chapters, present an exhaustive survey of the literature on the balsam fir, providing a coherent picture of the species and its place in nature and forestry practic more...

  • Patterns and Processes in Forest Landscapesby Raffaele Lafortezza; Jiquan Chen; Giovanni Sanesi; Thomas R. Crow

    Springer 2008; US$ 239.00

    Increasing evidence suggests that the composition and spatial configuration a" the pattern a" of forest landscapes affect many ecological processes, including the movement and persistence of particular species, the susceptibility and spread of disturbances such as fires or pest outbreaks, and the redistribution of matter and nutrients. Understanding... more...