Back to the forest: exploring forest transitions in Candelaria Loxicha, Mexico.

@article{AguilarSten2011BackTT,
  title={Back to the forest: exploring forest transitions in Candelaria Loxicha, Mexico.},
  author={Mariel Aguilar-St\oen and Arild Angelsen and Stein R Moe},
  journal={Latin American research review},
  year={2011},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={194-216}
}
Declining profitability of agriculture and/or higher prices of forest products and services typically drive an increase in forest cover. This article examines changes in forest cover in Candelaria Loxicha, Mexico. Forest cover increased in the area as a result of coffee cultivation in coffee forest-garden systems. Dependence on forest products and services, and not prices of forest products, drive the process in our study site. Low international coffee prices and high labor demand outside the… CONTINUE READING