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close this bookSustainable Agriculture and the Environment in the Humid Tropics (BOSTID, 1993, 720 p.)
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close this folderExecutive Summary
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View the documentFindings
View the documentLandscape management: a global requirement
View the documentThe humid tropics
View the documentSustainable land use options
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close this folderPart One
close this folder1. Agriculture and the Environment in the Humid Tropics
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View the documentThe Humid Tropics
View the documentForest characteristics and benefits
View the documentConversion of humid tropic forests
View the documentSustainable agriculture in the humid tropics
View the documentThe need for an integrated approach
View the documentMoving toward sustainability
close this folder2. Sustainable Land Use Options
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View the documentIntensive cropping systems
View the documentShifting cultivation
View the documentAgropastoral systems
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View the documentMixed tree systems
View the documentPerennial tree crop plantations
View the documentPlantation forestry
View the documentRegenerating and secondary forests
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close this folder3 Technological Imperatives for Change
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View the documentKnowledge about land use options
View the documentLand use design and management considerations
View the documentEcological guidelines for systems management
View the documentTechnical needs common to all land use options
View the documentCommodity-specific research needs
close this folder4 Policy-Related Imperatives for Change
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View the documentManaging forest and land resources
View the documentSupporting sustainable agriculture
View the documentOther policy areas affecting land use
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View the documentAppendix: Emissions of Greenhouse Gases from Tropical Deforestation and Subsequent Uses of the Land
close this folderPart Two : Country Profiles
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View the documentIndonesia
View the documentMalaysia
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View the documentThe Philippines
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