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- Boot, Rene G. A.; Gullison, R. E.
- Ecological applications 1995 v.5 no.4 pp. 896-903
- environmental impact, etc ; Brazil nuts; Meliaceae; demographic statistics; design for environment; economic analysis; ecosystems; mechanistic models; nontimber forest products; trees; tropical forests; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... There are few if any examples of the demonstrably sustainable extraction of either timber or non—timber forest products. Even well—known products such as brazil nuts and mahogany lack a sufficient knowledge base to design a sustainable extraction system. Potential extraction systems for timber and non—timber forest products from tropical forests should be evaluated both in terms of their sustainab ...