Japanese forests: diversification in a traditional place-based system

Mansfield, Lois ORCID logo ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0707-2467 (2021) Japanese forests: diversification in a traditional place-based system. Quarterly Journal of Forestry, 115 (2). pp. 138-143.

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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: Royal Forestry Society
ISSN: 0033-5568
Departments: Institute of Science and Environment > Forestry and Conservation
Depositing User: Christian Stretton
Date Deposited: 04 May 2021 08:39
Last Modified: 26 Feb 2024 19:45
URI: https://insight.cumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/6061


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