- Balancing conservation and economic sustainability: the future of the Amazon timber industryFrank Merry
The Woods Hole Research Center, 149 Woods Hole Road, Falmouth, MA 02540 1644, USA
Environ Manage 44:395-407. 2009..This level of harvest could be profitably complemented with an additional 10% from logging concessions on National Forests. This advance, however, should be realized only through widespread adoption of reduced impact logging techniques...
- Interactions among Amazon land use, forests and climate: prospects for a near-term forest tipping pointDaniel C Nepstad
Woods Hole Research Center, 149 Woods Hole Road, Falmouth, MA 02540, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:1737-46. 2008..Protected areas have been established in the pathway of expanding agricultural frontiers. Finally, emerging carbon market incentives for reductions in deforestation could support these trends...