Books  Habitats, Ecosystems & Natural Spaces  Tropical Forests 

Alternatives to Deforestation: Steps Toward Sustainable Use of the Amazon Rain Forest

Proceedings

Series: Biology and Resource Management

Edited By: AB Anderson

296 pages, Photos, line illus

Columbia University Press

Paperback | Apr 1992 | #16536 | ISBN: 023106893X
Availability: Usually dispatched within 5 days Details
NHBS Price: £37.99 $48/€45 approx
Hardback | Dec 1990 | #6935 | ISBN: 0231068921
Out of Print Details

About this book

Based on papers presented at an international conference in Belem, Brazil in January 1988. An important and stimulating collection.

This book is a rich mine of excellent reviews and new ideas and data. I recommend it to anyone interested in tropical rain forest ecology and the development issues confronting this troubled biome. -- David B. Clark, Ecology


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!


Biography

Anthony B. Anderson is a program officer at the Ford Foundation in Rio de Janeiro. Previously a senior scientist of the Goeldi Museum in Belem, Brazil, he has worked for fifteen years as an ecologist in the Amazon, specializing in the ecology and management of forest resources.

Bestsellers in this subject

The Green Heart of Sabah

NHBS Price: £24.99 $32/€29 approx

Tropical Rain Forests

NHBS Price: £47.50 $60/€56 approx

Life Amongst the Thorns

NHBS Price: £34.99 $44/€41 approx

Ecology of Woodlands and Forests

NHBS Price: £40.99 $52/€48 approx