Afforestation, Reforestation and Forest Restoration in Arid and Semi-arid Tropics

A Manual of Technology & Management

Authors: Siyag, Panna

  • Based on field-tested methods and practices and incorporates wealth of detailed empirical information and data
  • Covering¬†both the design/technology aspects and the project management aspects of developing and implementing afforestation/reforestation projects and programmes
  • It is applicable to afforestation, reforestation, forest restoration, and tree planting projects/activities in a¬†wide range of situations, including in urban context
  • It will find place on the desk of the policy planner as well in the rucksack of the field worker and supervisor involved in implementation of afforestation / reforestation programmes
  • It can be an invaluable productivity enhancement tool by virtue of its instant designs, models, drawings and other data It will improve the quality of work done by workers and managers alike, and enable them to systematize and learn from their past experience
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The book is a comprehensive manual of practice for execution of afforestation and tree planting programmes in arid and semi-arid tropics. It includes a compact running account of the technology of afforestation and the relevant principles and practices in management of afforestation projects. It provides a wide range of structured information and a number of model designs which can be gainfully put to use by the field level supervisors as also by the managers concerned with planning and control of such projects. Written by a practising specialist, the book is invaluable for anyone concerned with the practice of afforestation and tree planting, be he a tree hobbyist or a school teacher, a professional forester or a senior policy maker in government, an industrialist or a philanthropist, an environmental activist or a member of a community service organization.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

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eBook $159.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-7451-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-7450-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $209.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-94-024-0173-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Afforestation, Reforestation and Forest Restoration in Arid and Semi-arid Tropics
Book Subtitle
A Manual of Technology & Management
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: Researchco Book Centre, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-7451-3
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-7451-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-7450-6
Softcover ISBN
978-94-024-0173-8
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XVII, 295
Number of Illustrations and Tables
38 b/w illustrations, 13 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Originally published by TreeCraft Communications, Jaipur, 1998
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