Sustaining Tropical Forest Resources: Reforestation of Degraded Lands

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This background paper is designed to provide the U.S. Congress with an overview of some reforestation technologies and their possible beneficial and adverse impacts. It also discusses the constraints and opportunities for the introduction of these technologies in such activities as timber and fuel production, watershed protection, and agroforestry.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 1983
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: May 1983
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United States
Description:

This background paper is designed to provide the U.S. Congress with an overview of some reforestation technologies and their possible beneficial and adverse impacts. It also discusses the constraints and opportunities for the introduction of these technologies in such activities as timber and fuel production, watershed protection, and agroforestry.

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59 p.: ill., 1 map; 26 cm.

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Series Title: OTA background papers 1
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 8321
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 T 75/no.1
  • UNTCAT: b1563579 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39604
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text