Agroforestry for ecosystem services and environmental benefits: an overview

  title={Agroforestry for ecosystem services and environmental benefits: an overview},
  author={Shibu Jose},
  journal={Agroforestry Systems},
  • S. Jose
  • Published 2009
  • Business
  • Agroforestry Systems
Agroforestry systems are believed to provide a number of ecosystem services; however, until recently evidence in the agroforestry literature supporting these perceived benefits has been lacking. This special issue brings together a series of papers from around the globe to address recent findings on the ecosystem services and environmental benefits provided by agroforestry. As prelude to the special issue, this paper examines four major ecosystem services and environmental benefits of… Expand

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