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South countries selection Popular science Natural landscapes and environment Agriculture and crop production Animal rearing and production Fishing. Atlas des bois tropicaux. Africa - Asia - forest - Latin America - tree - tropic - wood. Description Summary Specification sheet Customer reviews This book presents the main technological characteristics of tropical and 17 temperate tree species most frequently encountered in Europe together with their main uses.
Yarding and loading handbook. Helicopter operations in the forest industry: Logging and log transport in miombo woodland forests. Logging practices in Tanzanian natural forests: Felling techniques for riparian management zones. Climber abundance in virgin dipterocarp forest and the effect of pre-felling climber cutting on logging damage.
Are tropical rain forests non-renewable? An enquiry through modelling. Site disturbance training manual. Soil erosion and conservation in the tropics. Planning requirements of harvesting tropical forests. Kuala Lumpur, Malaisie, octobre Applying steep terrain harvesting technology to the forests of Latin America. Wetland harvesting with cable systems.
Effect of logging on sediment yield in a hill dipterocarp forest in Peninsular Malaysia. Silvicultural research for sustainable management of rain forest. The quest for sustainability: The transfer of basic technology from the ECE region to other regions. Fitting the job to the forest worker: Cable and helicopter logging for reduced damage. Economically and environmentally sound harvesting methods. Towards sustained timber production from tropical rain forests in Suriname. Preplanned skid trails and winching versus conventional harvesting on a partial cut.
Timber harvest and environmental protection.
Hydrology of moist tropical forests and effects of conversion: Paris, France, p. Management of tropical rainforests. Baden-Baden, Allemagne, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft. Is sustainable harvest possible in the tropics? FMC tracked skidder logging study in Indonesia. Report on improved forest harvesting. Natural forest management in the humid tropics: A variable management system for the hill forests of Sarawak, Malaisie. Managing Malaysia's forests for sustained production. Wallaceana , 55 et Forest engineering - its role in the management of the mixed dipterocarp forest of Sarawak.
Mechanized logging and the damages caused to tropical forests: Paris, France, septembre A systems approach to planning and control of tree harvesting operations in the tropical high forests. A systems approach to forest operations planning and control. Forestry Commission Bulletin The management of tropical high forest, with special reference to Uganda. Imperial forestry Institute, Oxford, Royaume-Uni. Harvesting tropical forests in Ecuador. Cable, balloon, and helicopter yarding compared for partial cutting and clearcutting in old-growth Douglas fir.
Tropical timber harvesting and the forestry profession. Timber harvesting and the problem of deforestation. Field study of harvesting technologies in a tropical high forest of the Brazilian Amazon. Disponible aussi en portugais Ellefson, P. State forest practice programs: Ecological constraints on rain forest management at Bajo Calima, western Colombia. Exploitation et transport des grumes en foret dense tropicale.
FAO Forestry Paper Appropriate technology in forestry. Logging and transport in steep terrain. Appropriate wood harvesting in plantation forests. Case-study on intermediate technology in forest harvesting: Raw material procurement for forest industries in developing countries. Case-study on plastic log chute in steep terrain thinning operations. Design manual on basic wood harvesting technology. Management of tropical moist forests in Africa.
Review of forest management systems of tropical Asia. Case-study on integrated small-scale forest harvesting and wood processing operation. Case study on forest harvesting with small-scale mobile cable system. Cost control in forest harvesting and road construction. Reduction of wood waste by small-scale fog production and conversion in tropical high forest. Forest resources assessment Forest management in Amazonia: The management potential of neotropical secondary lowland rain forest.
Logging damage and the influence of climber cutting prior to logging in the lowland dipterocarp forest of Sabah. Designing skid trail systems to reduce soil impacts from tractive logging machines.
Compaction and soil disturbances from logging in southern Chile. The tropical rain forest: Minimizing the adverse impacts of harvesting in humid tropical forests. Ecological development in the humid tropics , p. Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development. Gap-phase dynamics and tropical tree species richness. Academic Press, Londres, Royaume-Uni. Forest regeneration after logging: Environmentally sound forest harvesting to sustain tropical forests. A preliminary description of logging road construction practises for unstable soils used in the U. Damage-controlled logging in managed tropical rain forests in Suriname.
Principles of planning for forest harvesting. A linear programming model for predicting the sustainable yield of timber from a community forest on the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica.
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Low-impact harvesting systems for wet sites. General Technical Report 70, vol. Is sustainable use feasible? Tropical forest exploitation revisited. Effects of selective logging on the behavioural ecology of West Malaysian primates. Ecology , 67 3: Effects of "selective" timber extraction on rain forest structure and composition and some consequences for frugivores and folivores. Biotropica , 20 1: Vegetation structure, logging damage and silviculture in a tropical rainforest in Suriname.
Logging technology for tropical forests: Soil Compaction from off-road transportation machine on tropical hill forest land. Pertanika , 11 1: The impact of skid trails on the physical properties of tropical hill forest soils. Pertanika , 9 3: The cost of avoiding sedimentation. A management planning concept for sustained yield of tropical forests in Sabah, Malaysia.
Choice of technology in forestry: Some stream water quality characteristics of two small logged-over watersheds in Selangor. Pertanika , 11 3: