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Title Forest environments in the Mekong River Basin / H. Sawada [and others] (eds.)
Published Tokyo ; New York : Springer, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 299 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Contents Front Matter; Runoff Processes in Southeast Asia: Role of Soil, Regolith, and Rock Type; Impact of Land-Use Development on the Water Balance and Flow Regime of the Chi River Basin, Thailand; Evaluation of Evapotranspiration in Forested Areas in the Mekong Basin Using GIS Data Analysis; Severe Drought Resulting from Seasonal and Interannual Variability in Rainfall and Its Impact on Transpiration in a Hill Evergreen Forest in Northern Thailand; Factors Affecting Interannual Variability in Transpiration in a Tropical Seasonal Forest in Northern Thailand: Growing Season Length and Soil Drought
Summary Until now, there have been few research works on Cambodian forests because of the long period of civil war, restricting forest researchers and surveyors in the area. This book presents many new topics of research in forests such as those of Cambodia, unavailable until now. One of the most attractive features of the volume is that it fills the gaps in data about the world??'s forests. The book consists of three parts: forest hydrology, forest management, and forest ecology, designed to provide an understanding of continental river basins. Contained here are the latest data derived from advanced
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Forest ecology -- Cambodia.
Forest ecology -- Mekong River Watershed.
Forest hydrology -- Cambodia.
Forest hydrology -- Mekong River Watershed.
Forest management -- Cambodia.
Forest management -- Mekong River Watershed.
Forests and forestry -- Research -- Cambodia.
Forests and forestry -- Research -- Mekong River Watershed.
Form Electronic book
Author Sawada, Haruo.
LC no. 2007921191
ISBN 1281216402