Book ID: 102885
Poplars and Willows. Trees for Society and the Environment. 2013. 624 p. gr8vo. Hardcover.
Due July 2013. Orders will be recorded.-Poplars and willows form an important component of forestry and agricultural systems, providing a wide range of wood and non-wood products. This book synthesizes the latest research on poplars and willows in an accessible format, providing a practical worldwide overview and guide to their basic characteristics, cultivation and use, and issues, problems and trends. Prominence is given to environmental benefits and the importance of poplar and willow cultivation in meeting the needs of people and communities, sustainable livelihoods, land use and development.