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 through the agricultural panorama -- is more and more well-known as an invaluable and promising procedure that diversifies creation for larger social, fiscal, and environmental advantages. Agroforestry and Biodiversity Conservation in Tropical Landscapes brings jointly forty six scientists and practitioners from thirteen nations with a long time of box event in tropical areas to discover how agroforestry practices may also help advertise biodiversity conservation in human-dominated landscapes, to synthesize the present kingdom of data within the box, and to spot parts the place extra examine is required.
Agroforestry and Biodiversity Conservation in Tropical Landscapes is the 1st accomplished synthesis of the function of agroforestry platforms in keeping biodiversity in tropical landscapes, and comprises in-depth evaluate chapters of such a lot agroforestry structures, with examples from many various nations. it's a beneficial 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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