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Dry land tree management for improved household livelihoods: farmer managed natural regeneration in Niger.
Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration (FMNR), a set of practices farmers use to foster the growth of indigenous trees on agricultural land, has drawn substantial attention as a contributing factor to aExpand
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Catastrophic disturbance, logging and the ecology of mahogany ( Swietenia macrophylla King): grounds
Recent debate on whether or not mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla King) is threatened by the international timber trade has focused on the breadth of its range and estimates of the remaining stock ofExpand
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Constraints and opportunities for better silvicultural practice in tropical forestry: an interdisciplinary approach
Barriers to successful adoption of novel silvicultural practices are rarely just technical in nature. Simply put, why do some forest users practice better silviculture than others? DiverseExpand
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Regenerating mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla) from seed in Quintana Roo, Mexico: the effects of sowing method and clearing treatment ☆
Abstract Honduras or bigleaf mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla King) is the most commercially important timber species in the Neotropics, but it often does not regenerate successfully after harvesting.Expand
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Regenerating mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla King) on clearings in Mexico’s Maya forest: the effects of clearing method and cleaning on seedling survival and growth
Abstract To mimic catastrophic disturbances which have favored the establishment of natural stands rich in mahogany ( Swietenia macrophylla ), two 5000 m 2 clearings were established in each of fourExpand
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Regeneration, Growth, and Sustainability of Mahogany in México’s Yucatán Forests
Big-leaf mahogany was studied on nine mixed-species stands that became established naturally between 2 and 75 years ago after catastrophic disturbances (hurricane blowdown, fire, or bulldozerExpand
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Six years of fruit production by mahogany trees (Swietenia macrophylla King): patterns of variation and implications for sustainability
Abstract Although mahogany, the most commercially important timber tree in Neotropical forests, is widely acknowledged to be threatened by unsustainable logging which does not provide for itsExpand
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A Comparison of Damage Due to Logging under Different Forms of Resource Access in East Kalimantan, Indonesia
Recent changes in forest resource access arrangements have important implications for the future extent and quality of natural forest in Indonesia. This study quantified and compared total harvestedExpand
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Who pays for and who benefits from improved timber harvesting practices in the tropics?: lessons learned and information gaps
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Aprovechamiento sostenido de caoba en la Selva Maya de Mexico de la conservacion fortuita al manejo sostenible
El patron de aprovechamiento de la caoba de hoja grande (Swietenia macrophylla) en la selva maya mexicana a traves de mas de cuatro siglos demuestra que los cambios en mercados y en las tecnologiasExpand
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