Discusses methods for measuring and monitoring different
components of biodiversity in tropical forests. Considers the
conservation of biodiversity in tropical forests including the
use of criteria and indicators, the zonation concept of
management, the use of buffer zones, and extractive reserves.
Prospects for future conservation and management are discussed.
Topic: tropical forests,biodiversity,conservation,monitoring,measurement
Publication Year: 1995
Source: Commonwealth Forestry Review 74(1): 20-25