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Montane Forest Management in the Insular Caribbean.Author(s): F. H. Wadsworth
Source: Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico: USDA Forest Service, International Institute of Tropical Forestry; . 29 p. (Gen. Tech. Rep. IITF-GTR; 8).
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: International Institute of Tropical Forestry
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DescriptionTwo Elevations-above 800m and above 300m- define the montane forests of the caribbean islands. Of the 36 islands considered, 27 have mountains above 300m and 14, above 800m. of the 233,000 km2 of the island, at least 118,000 km2 are above 300m m, and 60,000 km2 are above 800 m.
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CitationWadsworth, F. H. 1999. Montane Forest Management in the Insular Caribbean. Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico: USDA Forest Service, International Institute of Tropical Forestry; . 29 p. (Gen. Tech. Rep. IITF-GTR; 8).
KeywordsCaribbean, forest, mountains.
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