Chapter 40. Rainforest Restoration for Biodiversity and the Production of Timber

  1. Nigel E. Stork Chair Head Associate Dean CEO Director Member5 and
  2. Stephen M. Turton Executive Director Associate Professor Director Councillor6
  1. Grant W. Wardell-Johnson1,2,†,
  2. John Kanowski3,‡,
  3. Carla P. Catterall1,§,
  4. Mandy Price2 and
  5. David Lamb4,¶

Published Online: 2 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch40

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

How to Cite

Wardell-Johnson, G. W., Kanowski, J., Catterall, C. P., Price, M. and Lamb, D. (2008) Rainforest Restoration for Biodiversity and the Production of Timber, 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.ch40

Editor Information

  1. 5

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

  2. 6

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Griffith School of Environment, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    Natural and Rural Systems Management, University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland, Australia

  3. 3

    Centre for Innovative Conservation Strategies, School of Environment, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia

  4. 4

    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

  3. §

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

  4. 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:

  • rainforest restoration for biodiversity and timber;
  • trade-offs and synergies in biodiversity and timber;
  • fragmentation, biodiversity loss and restoration;
  • biodiversity, biomass and productivity;
  • trade-offs and synergies in biodiversity and timber in practice;
  • old plantations of red cedar and hoop pine on Atherton Tablelands

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background to trade-offs and synergies in biodiversity and timber

  • Trade-offs and synergies in biodiversity and timber in practice

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements

  • References