Tropical rainforests are disappearing at an alarming rate, causing unprecedented losses in biodiversity and ecosystem services. This book contributes to an improved understanding of the processes that have destabilizing effects on ecological and socio-economic systems of tropical rain forest margins, as well as striving to integrate environmental, technological and socio-economic issues in their solution.Figures for percent shade and tree species richness are approximates based on studies cited by Moguel and Toledo, 1999 and our own research (Perfecto et al. 2003). * * * A B C D E Fig. 1. Diagram of the different coffee managementanbsp;...
|Title||:||Stability of Tropical Rainforest Margins|
|Author||:||Teja Tscharntke, Christoph Leuschner, Manfred Zeller, Edi Guhardja, Arifuddin Bidin|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-04-26|