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1: Forests and Landslides: The Role of Forests and Forestry in the Prevention and Rehabilitation of Landslides in Asia

Publication date01 Jan 2012
PublisherRECOFTC; FAO
Format

Trees and forests play important roles in reducing landslide risk through various mechanisms. Tree roots reinforce soil layers, anchor the...

2: Contribution of Community Forestry to Protected Areas Management

Publication date01 Jun 2006
Author(s)Karma J. Temphel; Hans J.J. Beukeboom
Editors(s)Tracy Meyer; Peter Stephens; Hans JJ. Beukeboom
PublisherRECOFTC

In most countries in the region, local communities' use of forest resources is strictly regulated. The strategy of managing forests...