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- CRC Press 2004; US$ 220.00
INTRODUCTION What Is Forest Restoration? John A. Stanturf THE ECOLOGICAL CONTEXT FOR FOREST RESTORATION What is a Natural Forest? Richard H.W. Bradshaw Effects of Restoration at the Stand Level Chadwick Dearing Oliver, Kevin L. O?Hara Incorporating Disturbance Into Forest Restoration Susan Warren Beatty, Bronwyn Sigrid Owen... more...
- University of California Press 2004; US$ 15.95
Trees hold a powerful place in American constructions of what is good in nature and the environment. As we attempt to cope with environmental crises, trees are increasingly enlisted with great fervor as agents of our stewardship over nature. In this innovative and impassioned book, Shaul E. Cohen exposes the way that environmental stewardship is undermined... more...
- NRC Research Press 2000; US$ 49.95
This book provides foresters with the necessary information to understand the performance of spruce seedlings after being planted on a reforestation site. It was written for an anticipated audience of university students who are taking a regeneration silviculture class, plus foresters and researchers who work with spruce species within forest regeneration... more...
- NRC Research Press 2001; US$ 49.95
Published on the occasion of the 21st session of the International Poplar Commission in association with The Poplar Council of Canada and the Poplar Council of the United States This book describes the status of culture and utilization of poplars in North America and documents succinctly recent scientific and technological advances. more...
- CRC Press 2004; US$ 121.95
About the Editors Contributors Preface Part I: FOREST TREE FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS Chapter 1. Functional Genomics in Forest Trees Introduction The Functional Genomics Tool Kit—Transcript Discovery and Profiling Functional Genomics in Action En Route to Functional Genomics in Forest Trees Conclusions Chapter 2. Expressed... more...
- CABI 2001; US$ 175.00
The current trend in managing forests and forested landscapes is away from a narrow focus on sustaining timber and other commodity outputs and toward a broader philosophy of sustaining desired ecosystems. This book is a source of ideas on how to think about oak forests as responsive ecosystems. more...
- CABI 2007; US$ 95.00
Providing a comprehensive introduction to the principles of genetics as important to forest trees, this text integrates the varied sub-disciplines of genetics and their applications in gene conservation, tree improvement and biotechnology. more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 189.00
Provides information on technical development for biotechnology-assisted re/afforestation in the Asia-Pacific region. This volume details on propagation techniques, mycorrhizal inoculation, and reforestation of useful tropical forest trees. It is useful for researchers, decision makers, and practitioners in the sphere of forest plantation. more...
- Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2007; US$ 299.00
The book aims at dealing with all practical issues in connection with practical tree seed procurement and supply in tropical countries, with necessary background information and documentation of applied methods. It starts with seed collection and follows the processes of the standard fates of seeds, from extraction, cleaning, drying, testing and storing... more...
- University of California Press 2007; US$ 27.50
The American chestnut was one of America's most common, valued, and beloved trees?a "perfect tree" that ruled the forests from Georgia to Maine. But in the early twentieth century, an exotic plague swept through the chestnut forests with the force of a wildfire. Within forty years, the blight had killed close to four billion trees and left the species... more...