Agroforestry and Biodiversity Conservation in Tropical by Götz Schroth,Gustavo A. B. da Fonseca,Celia A. Harvey,Claude

By Götz Schroth,Gustavo A. B. da Fonseca,Celia A. Harvey,Claude Gascon,Heraldo L. Vasconcelos,Anne-Marie N. Izac

Agroforestry -- the perform of integrating timber and different huge woody perennials on farms and in the course of the agricultural panorama -- is more and more famous as an invaluable and promising process that diversifies creation for better social, fiscal, and environmental advantages. Agroforestry and Biodiversity Conservation in Tropical Landscapes brings jointly forty six scientists and practitioners from thirteen international locations with a long time of box adventure in tropical areas to discover how agroforestry practices may help advertise biodiversity conservation in human-dominated landscapes, to synthesize the present country of information within the box, and to spot components the place extra learn is required.
Agroforestry and Biodiversity Conservation in Tropical Landscapes is the 1st complete synthesis of the position of agroforestry structures in keeping biodiversity in tropical landscapes, and comprises in-depth evaluate chapters of so much agroforestry platforms, with examples from many alternative nations. it's a invaluable resource of data for scientists, researchers, professors, and scholars within the fields of conservation biology, source administration, tropical ecology, rural improvement, agroforestry, and agroecology.

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