Forests Water And People In The Humid Tropics

Pub Date : 2005-01-13 | Author : M. Bonell | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 1139443844
ISBN 13 : 9781139443845

Forests, Water and People in the Humid Tropics is a comprehensive review of the hydrological and physiological functioning of tropical rain forests, the environmental impacts of th..

Tropical Montane Cloud Forests

Pub Date : 2011-01-06 | Author : L. A. Bruijnzeel | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139494557
ISBN 13 : 1139494554

This volume represents a uniquely comprehensive overview of our current knowledge on tropical montane cloud forests. 72 chapters cover a wide spectrum of topics including cloud for..

Living In A Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

Pub Date : 2008-05-05 | Author : Nigel Stork | Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN 10 : 1405156430
ISBN 13 : 9781405156431

This book brings together a wealth of scientific findings and ecological knowledge to survey what we have learned about the “Wet Tropics” rainforests of North Queensland, Austr..

Forests And Water

Pub Date : 2008-11-30 | Author : Lawrence S. Hamilton | Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org

ISBN 10 : 9251060908
ISBN 13 : 9789251060902

The availability and quality of clean water in many regions of the world is more and more threatened by overuse, misuse and pollution. in this context, the relationship between for..

Sustainable Agriculture And The Environment In The Humid Tropics

Pub Date : 1993-01-01 | Author : Committee on Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment in the Humid Tropics | Publisher : National Academies Press

ISBN 10 : 0309047498
ISBN 13 : 9780309047494

Rain forests are rapidly being cleared in the humid tropics to keep pace with food demands, economic needs, and population growth. Without proper management, these forests and othe..