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Miombo woodlands - opportunities and barriers to sustainable forest management

  title={Miombo woodlands - opportunities and barriers to sustainable forest management},
  author={Sven Wunder},
Miombo woodland is the most extensive tropical seasonal woodland and dry forest formation in Africa, with seventy-five million rural people and 25 million urban dwellers relying on miombo for their livelihoods. Poverty reduction in the miombo countries remains problematic, and deforestation is high. We describe how opportunities for miombo product use are strongly determined by biogeography and evolutionary history. There are a number of opportunities to manage and benefit from miombo woodlands… 

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