Chapter 42. Monitoring the Outcomes of Reforestation for Biodiversity Conservation

  1. Nigel E. Stork Chair Head Associate Dean CEO Director Member3 and
  2. Stephen M. Turton Executive Director Associate Professor Director Councillor4
  1. John Kanowski1,†,
  2. Carla P. Catterall2,‡ and
  3. Debra A. Harrison2,§

Published Online: 2 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch42

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

How to Cite

Kanowski, J., Catterall, C. P. and Harrison, D. A. (2008) Monitoring the Outcomes of Reforestation for Biodiversity Conservation, 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.ch42

Editor Information

  1. 3

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

  2. 4

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

Author Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    Griffith School of Environment, Griffith University, Nathan, 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

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:

  • outcomes of reforestation for biodiversity conservation;
  • lack of monitoring of reforestation projects and consequences;
  • specifying performance criteria for restoration projects;
  • establishment of regional Natural Resource Management organizations;
  • monitoring and evaluation of revegetation works

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Consequences of the lack of monitoring of reforestation projects

  • Effective monitoring of community-based restoration projects

  • Recent developments in the monitoring and evaluation of reforestation projects in the Wet Tropics

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements

  • References