1. Introduction

  1. Connie J. Clark and
  2. John R. Poulsen
  1. Connie J. Clark and
  2. John R. Poulsen

Published Online: 16 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119968238.ch1

Tropical Forest Conservation and Industry Partnership: An Experience from the Congo Basin

Tropical Forest Conservation and Industry Partnership: An Experience from the Congo Basin

How to Cite

Clark, C. J. and Poulsen, J. R. (2012) Introduction, in Tropical Forest Conservation and Industry Partnership: An Experience from the Congo Basin (eds C. J. Clark and J. R. Poulsen), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119968238.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, P.O. Box 90328, Durham, NC, USA

Author Information

  1. Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, P.O. Box 90328, Durham, NC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470673737

Online ISBN: 9781119968238

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Keywords:

  • tropical rainforests, and revenue;
  • biotic diversity;
  • deforestation;
  • Congo Basin, forest conservation;
  • forest exploitation;
  • logging, and threats, direct, indirect;
  • mitigation strategies;
  • biodiversity conservation;
  • BZP partnership;
  • Congolese Forest Law

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The end of an era

  • Extending the conservation estate to production forests

  • Case study: Buffer Zone Project