Congo Basin Sustainable Forestry /

Among the largest, most pristine areas of tropical woodland on the planet, the Congo Basin forests could easily fall prey to shortsighted and exploitative commercial interests. This program looks at sustainable lumber production initiatives taking root in the region, with a focus on cutting-edge for...

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Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., System TV (Firm)
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c2009.
Series: Sustainable development: the world challenge.
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Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 04, 2010.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
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505 0 |a Managed Forests (3:20) -- Forestry Management Plan (4:15) -- Forest Replenishment (2:00) -- Sustainable Forestry (4:46) -- Importance of Forest Management Plan (4:11) -- Importance of Mangrove Areas (4:22) -- World Forestry Resources (1:10) 
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