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Title Pine forests : types, threats, and management / Chris Thomas Frisiras, editor
Published New York : Nova Science, [2012]
©2012
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Series Environmental science, engineering and technology
Environmental science, engineering and technology series.
Contents Chapter 1 -- Can We Maintain Sustainability within Harvested Stands of Ponderosa Pine Forests? / A. Chatterjee and G.F. Vance -- Chapter 2 -- Pine Forests in Semi-Arid Inner Asia: Climatic and Anthropogenic Threats and Management Strategies / Hongyan Liu, Oleg A. Anenkhonov, Andrey Yu. Korolyuk -- Chapter 3 -- Fructification and Species Conservation on Pinus halepensis Mill Forests in Tunisia: Managing Structure using Individual Tree Size / Abdelaziz Ayari, ... [et al.] -- Chapter 4 -- Evapotranspiration in Pinus sylvestris and Pinus uncinata Forest Plots from Water Balance Component Measurements in a Mediterranean Mountain Catchment / J.C. Loaiza Usuga, Rosa M. Poch -- Chapter 5 -- Brazilian Pine: Genetic Studies for the Management of the Forests and the Threats / Valdir Marcos Stefenon -- Chapter 6 -- Estimation of the Potential Carbon Sequestration for Forest Soils under Pinus Halepensis Using RothC / Elena Charro -- Chapter 7 -- Pine Forests in Israel: History, Species, Threats and Management / Gabriel Schiller -- Chapter 8 -- Spanish Black Pine (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp salzmannii) Seedling Growth under Different Soil Treatments: Implications for Forest Management in Mediterranean Areas / Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja -- Chapter 9 -- Response of Pine Forests to Long-Term Air Pollution at the Northern Tree Line / Galina N. Koptsik, ... [et al.] -- Chapter 10 -- Development of Carbon Sequestration Models and the Management of Coniferous Forests in China: Assessment of Carbon Sequestration for Pines, Firs, Abies, Picea and Larch Species / Zhang Ying, Haron Jeremiah -- Chapter 11 -- Pinus Nigra Subsp. Salzmanii Forests from Southeast Spain: Using Structure and Process Information to Guide Management / Pedro Antonio Tiscar, Juan Carlos Linares
Summary "In this book, the authors gather and present current research in the study of the types, threats and management of pine forests. Topics discussed include the sustainability of harvested stands of ponderosa pine forests; climatic and anthropogenic threats to the semi-arid inner Asian pine forests; fructification and species conservation on pinus halepensis Mill forests in Tunisia; evapotranspiration in pinus sylvestris and pinus uncinata forest plots from a water balance component measurement; genetics studies of the Brazilian pine forest ecosystem; potential carbon sequestraion for forest soils under pinus halepensis using RothC models and pine forest species and threats in Israel."--pub. desc
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Forest management.
Pine.
Form Electronic book
Author Frisiras, Chris Thomas.
ISBN 1613244932
1624175007 (electronic bk.)
9781613244937
9781624175008 (electronic bk.)