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Agroforestry for biodiversity and ecosystem services

science and practice

by Martin Leckson Kaonga

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Published by InTech in Rijeka, Croatia .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Martin Leckson Kaonga
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS718.5 A281
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 164 pages
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27015601M
ISBN 109535104934
ISBN 109789535104933
OCLC/WorldCa908265167

Agroforestry systems and tree plantations can help mitigate the resulting climate change and degradation of biodiversity and accelerating climate change. Environmental Services of Agroforestry Systems addresses these global concerns with an essential collection of presentations on biodiversity . Agroforestry, Biodiversity and Ecosystem services The people of Sweden contributes million SEK to Vi Agroforestry in Agroforestry for food security in a time of crisis.

Agricultural landscapes hold a large proportion of the world's biodiversity. Nevertheless, there is poor understanding of the contribution of agricultural management practices to conservation of biodiversity and soil functions that underpin the provision of soil-based ecosystem services. Evidence has shown a strong link between aboveground and belowground biodiversity Author: Edmundo Barrios. Environmental services. Agroforestry is increasingly being recognized as a key land use for the provision of environmental services, such as carbon sequestration (Smith and Martino, ) watershed protection .

The book should be particularly useful to students, professionals, researchers and policy makers involved in natural resource management, agroforestry, biodiversity conservation, and environmental management. Reprinted from Agroforestry Systems, Vol No. 1 () item 3 Agroforestry for Ecosystem Services . publications that compared agroforestry with an alternative land-use system in tive data and indicators that assess biodiversity and ecosystem services. In total, 53 publications were assessed, which .


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