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Commercial timber resources of Kenya

Commercial timber resources of Kenya

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Published by Kenya Forestry Research Institute in Nairobi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-134) and index.

Statementby B.N. Chikamai ... [et al.].
ContributionsChikamai, B. N., Kenya Forestry Research Institute.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 164 p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22554486M
LC Control Number2008345026

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fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising out of the utilization of genetic resources. Non-timber forest products 23 vi. Unsustainable, unregulated and unauthorized harvesting 25 b. Payments for environmental services 27 c. The role of indigenous and local communities Commercial interest in the forest. Timber products targeted for logging in Laos includes ironwood, mahogany, pine, redwood, and teak—and other forestry products—benzoin (resin), charcoal, and sticklac.. The forest has also been an important source of wild foods, herbal medicines, and timber for house construction and even into the s continues to be a valued reserve of natural products.


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