ERIC Number: ED293701
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Reforesting the Earth. Worldwatch Paper 83.
Postel, Sandra; Heise, Lori
This document deals with efforts aimed at reforesting large areas of degraded lands. It includes sections on: (1) tree cover trends; (2) fuelwood challenges of the future; (3) the need to supply industrial wood; (4) stabilizing soil and water resources; (5) forests and climate change; and (6) mobilization for reforestation. (TW)
Descriptors: Agriculture, Conservation (Environment), Depleted Resources, Developing Nations, Ecological Factors, Environmental Education, Forestry, Fuels, Land Use, Lumber Industry, Natural Resources, Science and Society, Scientific and Technical Information, Soil Conservation, Trees
Worldwatch Institute, 1776 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036 ($4.00).
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Worldwatch Inst., Washington, DC.