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Ecological, physical, and socioeconomic relationships within southern national forests
Southern Evaluation Project Workshop (1987 Long Beach, Miss.)
by Published by Southern Forest Experiment Station, USDA Forest Service in New Orleans, La
Written in English
|Statement||compiled by Henry A. Pearson, Fred E. Smeins, Ronald E. Thill.|
|Series||General technical report SO -- 68.|
|Contributions||Pearson, H. A., Smeins, Fred E., 1941-, Thill, R. E., Southern Forest Experiment Station (New Orleans, La.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 293 p. :|
|Number of Pages||293|
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Get this from a library. Ecological, physical, and socioeconomic relationships within southern national forests: proceedings of the Southern Evaluation Project Workshop, May, Gulf Coast Conference Facility, Long Beach, Mississippi.
[H A Pearson; Fred E Smeins; R E Thill; Southern Forest Experiment Station (New Orleans, La.);]. Ecological, physical, and socioeconomic relationships within southern national forests.
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his edition of FAO’s State of the World’s Forests (SOFO ) analyses data on the socioeconomic benefits of forests, showing that well managed forests have tremendous potential to contribute to sustainable development and to promote food security: goals that are at the heart of FAO’s mandate.
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