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Agroforestry and Conservation in Northern Madagascar: Hopes and Hindrances

Published: Mar 21st, 2014

by Lisa L. Gezon and Benjamin Z. Freed Abstract In this manuscript we pursue the question, under what circumstances is agroforestry a viable component of conservation? We describe tree-planting and… Read More

Sylviculture Paysanne et Preservation ans le Nord de Madagascar: Espoirs et Obstacles

Published: Mar 21st, 2014

by Lisa L. Gezon and Benjamin Z. Freed Résumé Nous poursuivons, dans ce manuscrit, la question, sous quelles circonstances la sylviculture paysanne est element viable de conservation? Nous decrivons la… Read More

Setting the Stage: The Politics of Madagascar’s Environmental Efforts

Published: Mar 21st, 2014

by Richard R. Marcus and Christian Kull Introduction Madagascar is one of the world’s natural wonders. An island, existing in isolation for millenia, eighty percent of the flora and fauna… Read More

AgroForestry Innovations in Africa: Can They Improve Soil Fertility on Women Farmers’ Fields?

Published: Mar 18th, 2014

by Christina H. Gladwin, Jennifer S. Peterson, and Robert Uttaro Abstract Most observers agree that the verdict is still out for agroforestry innovations known as improved fallows, which may take a… Read More