Edited By: J Thornes
256 pages, 256 pages, illus
This book is an authoritative contribution to the scientific debate about just how much destruction there is and what effect it is having (and will have) on ecosystems and societies. Contents: Introduction; The process of deforestation; The history of deforestation; Monitoring rates of change; On-site biological effects; On-site physical effects; Deforestation and global climate; Downstream rivers; hydrology and channel processes; Forest clearance and indigenous cultures; The economics of forestry in local and national economies; Case studies I: Western Europe; Case studies II: Brazil; Case Studies III: South-east Asia; Summary and prospects.
There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!
Your orders support book donation projects
I don't know how you got a book printed 26 years ago in the conditions that I received it (like new) but you do it! ABSOLUTELY AWESOME!
Search and browse over 110,000 wildlife and science products
Multi-currency. Secure worldwide shipping
Wildlife, science and conservation since 1985