Book ID: 106722
Nepal Forestry Handbook. 3rd ed. 2016. illus. 478 p. gr8vo. Paper bd.
The management of Nepal's forest resources requires a detailedcompendium of forest knowledge that is accessible to all forest workers,policy makers, researchers and forestry graduates. This 3rd editionupdates & augments contents of previous editions considerably. Thereare new sections pertaining to silviculture of community forests aandthe economics of agroforestry. Especially data on forest resources andwildlife management have been revised. - Chapter headings:Country Background/ Geology/ Soils/ Forests of Nepal/ Silviculture/Silvicultural Systems/ Forest Management/ Regeneration of Forests/Forest Nurseries/ Plantation Forests/ Tending Operations/ Forest Fire/Forest Inventory/ Forest Mensuration/ The Volume Table/ Biomass/ Growthand Yield/ Statistics/ Agroforestry/ Valuating Forests/ Non-wood ForestProducts/ Fodder Tress/ Bio - Technlogy/ Tree Improvement/ RemoteSensing/ Global Warming and Climate Change/ Integrated WatershedManagement/ Wildlife Management/ Miscellaneous (Wood as Fuel, GreenManure, Hedge Planting)/ Glossary of Technical Terms.