Tag Archives: forests

Establishing suitable bio-indicators for cloud forest management

A study into epiphytic ferns in Northern Venezuela suggests that, with low levels of effort, time and cost, these species can be monitored and used as indicators of disturbance in cloud forest management

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Reducing the impact of logging

Reducing biodiversity impacts from logging in Guyana

Recent studies have indicated that modern forestry methods associated with Sustainable Forest Management and certification schemes, significantly mitigate the negative effects normally associated with logging in tropical forests.

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Tackling deforestation – could a new ethical products scheme help?

Research is being carried out by the University of Nottingham into whether a new ethical product scheme can help with slowing deforestation.

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