Slash and Burn: The Search for Alternatives.

TitleSlash and Burn: The Search for Alternatives.
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsPalm C, Vosti S, Sanchez P, Ericksen P, Editors
PublisherAlternatives to Slash and Burn Consortium, World Agroforestry Centre, The Earth Institute at Columbia University and The Center for Natural Resources Policy Analysis at the University of California
KeywordsASB, carbon, Deforestation, forests
AbstractThis book is a synthesis of the first decade of ASB’s work, written by a team of 79 soil scientists, economists, ecologists, anthropologists, and foresters encompassing 26 nationalities. Forty-one of them are national scientists affiliated with government research institutes, universities, and nongovernmental organizations of eight tropical countries, and 26 others are affiliated with international agricultural research centers.