arborvitae Issue 27

31 March 2005 | Downloads - publication

  • Forests and Natural Disasters
  • Feature: Forests, natural disasters and human security
  • Forests and floods: Does logging cause floods? Will rural-urban migration reduce floods?
  • Natural disasters: socio-political issues
  • People-led protection, the case of Haiti , and the ‘upstream degradation’ theory
  • Livelihoods and forests: Trees in pastoralists’ drought mitigation strategies

  • Lead story: Forests and Natural Disasters
  • News on the Indian Ocean tsunami, tsunami impacts on protected areas plus other news in brief
  • The World Conservation Congress, the Climate Change Convention and the CITES Ramin listing
  • Feature: Forests, natural disasters and human security
  • Forests and floods: Does logging cause floods? Will rural-urban migration reduce floods?
  • Natural disasters: socio-political issues
  • People-led protection, the case of Haiti , and the ‘upstream degradation’ theory
  • Livelihoods and forests: Trees in pastoralists’ drought mitigation strategies
  • WWF’s response to the tsunami disaster
  • IUCN’s response to the tsunami disaster
  • Reviews in brief


View of logging road in the Cameroon Forests