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Restoration Over Time: Is It Possible To Restore Trees And Non-trees In High-diversity Forests?
Forest Landscape Restoration: increasing the positive impacts of forest restoration or simply the area under tree cover?
Restoring forest landscapes is critical in the face of continued global forest loss and degradation. In this article, we explore some challenges underlying the delivery of global commitments to restore forest landscapes. ...
Genetic diversity of reintroduced tree populations in restoration plantations of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest
Long-term ecological success of large-scale restoration programs planned for the next decades will rely on genetic diversity (GD) of reintroduced or colonizing species, a limiting factor in highly fragmented landscapes. ...
Priority areas for riparian forest restoration in southeastern Brazil
Riparian forest restoration projects in the Tropics are complex, demanding longterm research, continuous human efforts and correct use of financial resources. This paper presents an approach to rank priority areas for ...
Emerging Threats and Opportunities for Large-Scale Ecological Restoration in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil
Over the past 150 years, Brazil has played a pioneering role in developing environmental policies and pursuing forest conservation and ecological restoration of degraded ecosystems. In particular, the Brazilian Forest Act, ...
Restoration of seasonal semideciduous forests in Brazil: influence of age and restoration design on forest structure
(Elsevier Science BvAmsterdamHolanda, 2004)
Assessing the Benefits and Costs of Dryland Forest Restoration in Central Chile
Investment in natural capital restoration is increasing as a response to the widespread ecological degradation of dryland forests. However, finding efficient mechanisms to promote restoration among private landowners is a ...
Prospecting the potential of ecosystem restoration: A proposed framework and a case study
(Elsevier B.V., 2017-11-01)
Projects focusing on the restoration of degraded ecosystems have to be financially appealing, spatially multiscaled, and ecologically efficient. Considering such premises, a model was elaborated to assess the locals in ...
Tree species richness, does it play a key role on a forest restoration plantation?
(UNIV AUSTRAL CHILE, FAC CIENCIAS FORESTALESVALDIVIA, 2012)
The Brazilian Atlantic forest is considered one of the world's biodiversity conservation hotspot. Today there is less than ten percent remaining. Therefore it is necessary to restore these ecosystems. There are many ways ...