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Title: Man and tree in tropical Africa : three essays on the role of trees in the African environment
Authors: Poulsen, Gunnar
Keywords: ECOLOGY
TREES
FORESTS
AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
FOREST PRODUCTION
FOREST UTILIZATION
FOREST PRODUCTS
SHELTERBELTS
SOIL EROSION
EROSION CONTROL
FUELS
WOOD
NUTRITION
SAHEL
SHIFTING CULTIVATION
SOIL FERTILITY
Date: 1978
Publisher: IDRC, Ottawa, ON, CA
Abstract: Compilation of essays on the ecological role of tree species and forests in Africa south of Sahara - discusses forest production, forest utilization of forest products, shelterbelts and soil erosion control; fuel wood shortage and its impact on nutrition particularly in the Sahel; shifting cultivation and its effects on soil fertility.
Description: Library has French version: Homme et l'arbre en Afrique tropicale : trois essais sur le rôle des arbres dans l'environnement africain
Related URI : http://idl-bnc.idrc.ca/dspace/handle/10625/2593
ISBN: 0-88936-154-1
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10625/5272
Access: Open Access
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