European Parliament Library

Sustainability of Temperate Forests, Roger A. Sedjo

Label
Sustainability of Temperate Forests, Roger A. Sedjo
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-102)
Index
no index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Sustainability of Temperate Forests
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Oclc number
458436601100439059
Responsibility statement
Roger A. Sedjo
Summary
RFF's Roger Sedjo and his colleagues discuss initiatives designed to promote and enhance sustainable forestry in temperate countries. While concerns about tropical deforestation are considerable, temperate forests account for the vast majority of the world's roundwood production and most global trade in wood and paper. Improving forest sustainability in such regions is imperative, economically and environmentally. This book illustrates how far nations have progressed, and how far they still need to go, in that effort.The authors describe how temperate nations address forest sustainability, dis
Table Of Contents
1. Sustainable forestry : an overview -- 2. History and evolution of sustainable forestry concepts -- 3. Alternative approaches to defining sustainable forestry -- 4. Cost implications of sustainability practices -- 5. Some consequences of forest sustainability issues -- 6. Domestic and international policy responses to sustainability in selected temperate countries -- 7. Summary and conclusions
Target audience
general
Classification
Content

Incoming Resources

Outgoing Resources