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- Marone, E., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- New forests 2019 v.50 no.2 pp. 345-360
- biodiversity; coppicing; cost benefit analysis; ecosystem services; education; forests; income; males; management systems; questionnaires; timber production; value added; willingness to pay; Mediterranean region
- ... Forest degradation is a severe threat to the provision of ecosystem services, such as timber production, biodiversity and hydrogeological protection. Forest abandonment is one of the main causes of forest degradation in Mediterranean areas where the low value-added of forest activities affects economic sustainability. This issue requires urgent restoration actions which must be supported by cost–b ...