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Florestas, Ambiente e Sustentabilidade
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Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
Forest ecosystems in the district of Bragança provide a remarkable set of benefits to the society. In this work we analysed the major forest ecosystem services in the region based on the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment framework. We describe shortly the services of biodiversity maintenance, production of biomass for energy, mushrooms and other non-woody forest resources, regulation of atmospheric
FIRE CREW: Stories from the Fireline
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
Every year, thousands of young men and women think they would like a job as a wildland firefighter. And every year, tens of thousands of them do it — they fight the summer battles of wildfire on the forests and grasslands of the West. Some die. Some have the times of their lives. And many forge lifelong friendships and collect the memories of a lifetime.