Japanese Forests: Diversification in a traditional place-based system

Mansfield, Lois (2021) Japanese Forests: Diversification in a traditional place-based system. Quarterly Journal of Forestry . Item availability may be restricted.

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Abstract

Japanese rural economic development officers from Yoshino, Tanabe and Minabe on the Kii Peninsula of south central Japan, are exploring ways to re-invigorate the commercial potential of their forests, due to continued declining market demand for timber. These forests form part of the traditional Japanese satoyama upland management system and consequently are linked to broader economic development for struggling rural communities.

Item Type: Article
Journal / Publication Title: Quarterly Journal of Forestry
Publisher: Greenings of Ashford Ltd
ISSN: 0033-5568
Departments: Departments > Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies > Forestry and Conservation
Depositing User: Christian Stretton
Date Deposited: 04 May 2021 08:39
Last Modified: 04 May 2021 14:17
URI: https://insight.cumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/6061

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