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Valuing Land Tenure Rights: A Technical Guide on Valuing Land Tenure Rights in Line with the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security
Price: Free! Words: 38,400. Language: Simple English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Law » Agricultural
Valuations of tenure rights are required by the State and by the private sector for a wide variety of reasons, often forming and informing the basis of transactions, taxation, compensation and accounting.
Forest Resource & Allowable Cut - Fairbanks Working Circle (Alaska)
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This work was originally published by the State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forest, Land and Water Management in 1980. At that time Daniel H. Wieczorek was working as an Inventory Forester for the Northcentral District Office of the Division of Forest, Land and Water Management of the Alaska State Department of Natural Resources. This is a research document.
Liberia For a While
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,640. Language: British English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Liberia For a While" is the factual account of the experiences of a British family that went to work in the back of beyond in Liberia in the 1960s. It is a lively tale of the problems, the joys and the different cultural habits (both of the Liberians and the other European employees) in conditions very different from those in suburban England.
The U.S. Forest Service: An Overview - History, Fast Facts and Key Points, Forestry Mission, Wildfires, Forests, and Communities, The National Fire Plan and Fire Management Programs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This report is about the Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - who we are, what we do, and what we might be in the future. As the primary forestry agency of the United States, the Forest Service leads our Nation in natural resource management.
Évaluation des ressources forestières mondiales 2015: Comment les forêts de la planète changent-elles? Deuxième édition
Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: French. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
L’Évaluation des ressources forestières mondiales 2015 est le fruit d’un effort collectif des pays, ayant impliqué quelque 300 correspondants nationaux, la FAO et ses partenaires. Mis en oeuvre par six partenaires dans le cadre de divers processus, le Questionnaire concerté sur les ressources forestières couvre 88 pour cent des forêts mondiales.
Global Forest Resources Assessment 2015. How are the World's Forests Changing? Second edition
Price: Free! Words: 12,470. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
This publication is the latest in a series of reports by FAO, the first of which was published in 1948. It is a synthesis of key results from the 2015 Global Forest Resources Assessment which is conducted every five years. It summarizes findings and data sources and links to more detailed publications and online resources.
The Hidden Life of Trees | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Most of us know that trees are living beings, but do many of us actually think of what that life entails? Forests are full of mysteries, even for those who have studied them their whole lives. German forester Peter Wohlleben paints a vivid picture about the fascinating world that lays just outside our doors.
2016 حالة الغابات في العالم
Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: Arabic. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
تدعم الغابات والأشجار الزراعة المستدامة. فهي تثبّت التربة والمناخ وتنظّم تدفق المياه وتؤمّن الظلّ والمأوى وتوفر موئلاً للملقحات والحيوانات المفترسة الطبيعية للآفات الزراعية. وهي تساهم أيضاً في تحقيق الأمن الغذائي لمئات ملايين الأشخاص الذين تشكل بالنسبة إليهم مصادر هامة للأغذية والطاقة والدخل. ومع ذلك، لا تزال الزراعة تشكّل الدافع الرئيسي للتصحّر في العالم وغالباً ما تكون السياسات الزراعية والحرجي
年世界森林状况 2016 年 森林与农业:土地利用所面临的挑战与机遇
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / rice & grains, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
《世界森林状况2016》发现,在提升农业生产力和粮食安全的同时,我们可以做到遏制甚至扭转毁林趋势,其中特别突出介绍了哥斯达黎加、智利、冈比亚、格鲁吉亚、加纳、突尼斯和越南的情况。土地利用综合规划是平衡各项土地用途的关键,同时以正确的政策手段为基础,促进可持续森林和农业发展。
Состояние лесов мира 2016: Леса и сельское хозяйство: проблемы и возможности землепользования
Price: Free! Words: 39,900. Language: Russian. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
В докладе "Состояние лесов мира (СОФО) – 2016" на примере успехов, достигнутых во Вьетнаме, Гане, Гамбии, Грузии, Коста-Рике, Тунисе и Чили, показано, что можно добиться повышения продуктивности сельского хозяйства и укрепления продовольственной безопасности и одновременно с этим остановить и даже обратить вспять процесс обезлесения.