03 May '11, 1am

Community Forest Monitoring for the Carbon Market: Opportunities Under REDD

Forest Governance Measuring Tools within Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes: Book Review (04/19/2011) Conservation projects at the landscape level in the tropics often require collaborative governance because there are many factors that may be involved with conserving and enhancing the ecosystem services with a landscape-based project. Yet as eloquently described in Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes, significant issues remain in designing and implementing effective collaborative governance models for tropical landscapes. World Atlas of Mangroves: A Book Review (04/14/2011) Because recent research has shown that it is often the case that mangroves store more carbon than tropical forests--from 90 tons to 588 tons carbon from above-ground and below-ground biomass combined with net primary productivity of 7 to 25 tons carbon annually--while providing...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0502-thoumi_community.html

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