Chapter 38. Forest Restoration at a Landscape Scale

  1. Nigel E. Stork Chair Head Associate Dean CEO Director Member2 and
  2. Stephen M. Turton Executive Director Associate Professor Director Councillor3
  1. David Lamb and
  2. Peter Erskine

Published Online: 2 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch38

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

How to Cite

Lamb, D. and Erskine, P. (2008) Forest Restoration at a Landscape Scale, in Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape (eds N. E. Stork and S. M. Turton), Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch38

Editor Information

  1. 2

    School of Resource Management and Geography, Faculty of Land and Food Resources, University of Melborne, Burnley Campus, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

  2. 3

    Australian Tropical Forest Institute, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Author Information

  1. School of Integrative Biology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia

  1. The authors were participants of Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Ecology and Management

  2. The authors were participants of Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Ecology and Management

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156431

Online ISBN: 9781444300321

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Keywords:

  • restoration of tropical forest landscapes;
  • Restoration for biodiversity purposes;
  • forest restoration at landscape scale;
  • ecological filters affecting how species colonise newly planted forests;
  • reforestation for production and biodiversity purposes;
  • community rainforest reforestation program sites;
  • reforestation programmes in north Queensland

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Assembling forest stands at particular sites

  • The legacy of more than a decade of reforestation using multi-species plantations

  • Assembling functionally effective landscapes

  • Assembling landscapes and building resilience

  • Summary and conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References