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A History of the Uganda Forest Department 1951-1965

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By: G Webster and HA Osmaston

169 pages, B/w photos, tabs

Commonwealth Secretariat

Paperback | Dec 2003 | #153632 | ISBN: 0850927579
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Lying on the boundary between the lowland forests of the Congo basin and West Africa and the savannahs of East Africa, Uganda's forests and their management are of particular interest in the field of tropical forestry and ecological management of an environment.


Part 1Central government forestry: policy and legislation; the forest estate; mapping, enumerations and working plans; silviculture; fire protection and pest control; communications and buildings; research; production and trade; training and publicity; administration staff and labour; revenue and expenditure; miscellaneous. Part 2 Local government forestry: policy and legislation; the forest estate; appendices.

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