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Title Air pollution and the forests of developing and rapidly industrializing regions / edited by J.L. Innes and A.H. Haron
Published Wallingford, Oxon, UK ; New York, NY, USA : CABI Pub. in association with the International Union of Forestry Research Organizations, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 262 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series IUFRO research series ; 4
IUFRO research series ; 4
Contents Contributors; Foreword; 1 Air Pollution and Forestry in Rapidly Industrializing Countries: an Introduction; 2 General Problems Associated with Air Quality in Developing Countries; 3 Air Pollution Problems in the Forested Areas of Mexico and Central America; 4 Regional Impacts, Consequences and Policy Options in Relation to Air Pollution in Latin America; 5 Forestry Problems in Africa; 6 Forestry Problems Related to Air Pollution in Central Asia; 7 Forestry Problems and Air Pollution in China and Korea; 8 Forestry Problems in South-east Asia
Summary This text examines the importance of air pollution for the forests of rapidly industrializing countries and regions. The problems presented by air pollution are placed within the more general context of sustainable development and the historical legacy that they are attempting to deal with
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Air -- Pollution -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries
Forest ecology -- Developing countries.
Forests and forestry -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries.
Form Electronic book
Author Haron, A. H. (Abu Hassan)
Innes, John L.
IUFRO Task Force on Environmental Change.
ISBN 0851999328 (electronic bk.)
9780851999326 (electronic bk.)