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Forest natural regeneration and biomass production after slash and burn in a seasonally dry forest in the Southern Brazilian Amazon
(Elsevier B.V., 2011-05-01)
This study estimates the aboveground biomass accumulation after forest clearing and slash burning and describes the structure and successional development of the secondary forest in the seasonally dry southern Amazon. The ...
Plant sexual systems and a review of the breeding system studies in the Caatinga, a Brazilian tropical dry forest
(Oxford Univ PressOxfordInglaterra, 2006)
Collective action in the management of a tropical dry forest ecosystem: effects of Mexico's property rights regime
Dilemmas of natural resources governance have been a central concern for scholars, policy makers and users. Major debates occur over the implications of property rights for common resources management. After the Mexican ...
Functional variability of macrofungal populations in four different forest types of Costa Rica
A series of functional variables, including biomass and hymenial area, were obtained for more than 4800 individual macrofungal sporocarps and correlated with a set of ecological parameters characterizing soil, climate ...
Atmospheric versus vegetation controls of Amazonian tropical rain forest evapotranspiration: Are the wet and seasonally dry rain forests any different?
(AMER GEOPHYSICAL UNION, 2010)
This study analyzes evapotranspiration data for three wet and two seasonally dry rain forest sites in Amazonia. The main environmental (net radiation, vapor pressure deficit, and aerodynamic conductance) and vegetation ...