Global study questions primary role of forests as safety nets and gap fillers

BOGOR, Indonesia — Forest resources may be less important as a buffer between harvests and in times of hardship than previously believed, according to a comprehensive global study. The global study is the product of the Poverty and Environment Network (PEN), a collaborative effort led by the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR). The largest... Read moreThis article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.