Forestry

Forest Resource Management in Harrop-Procter Community Forest, BC, Canada

Forest Resource Management in Harrop-Procter Community Forest, BC, Canada

Harrop-Procter Community Forest (HPCF) is located in the small communities of Harrop and Procter in southwestern British Columbia (BC), Canada. It covers 11,300 hectares of Provincial Forest Crown land…

Forest management in Ban Thung Yao Community in Thailand

Forest management in Ban Thung Yao Community in Thailand

Ban Thung Yao village is located in the Lamphun province of Northern Thailand. Members of the community have been managing the forests since their settlement in 1915. They depend on the forest to extract both …

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The contribution of community forest to Yoe Sone Community Forestry, Wan Twin Township, Mandalay Region, Myanmar

Yoe Sone Community Forestry, located at Dry Zone Region of the Myanmar, had become a successful model of the country because of its improved livelihood and sustainable …

The Ktunaxa First Nations versus the proposed Jumbo Ski Resort: customary claims versus the Province of BC, Canada

The Ktunaxa First Nations versus the proposed Jumbo Ski Resort: customary claims versus the Province of BC, Canada

n 1991, Glacier Resorts Ltd. submitted a proposal for the development of the Jumbo Glacier Resort, a year-round…

The implications for forests and people of the tenure changes in Longquan, Zhejiang Province, China

The implications for forests and people of the tenure changes in Longquan, Zhejiang Province, China

A long period of poor life forces central governments make a change and Longquan get the chance become better. After hard exploration, the new policy: Household plots and …

Community-based forest management: the collective forest tenure reform in Jiewen village, Fujian province, China

Community-based forest management: the collective forest tenure reform in Jiewen village, Fujian province, China

This case study examines the community-based forest management and the collective forest tenure reform in Jiewen village, Wuping county, Longyan city, Fujian province, China.

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Assessing the management of Awa communal lands by the Awa Federation of Ecudor

The Aw√°, an indigenous nation whose traditional territory extends across the border of the modern-day nation-states of Colombia and Ecuador, have been working for decades to preserve their traditional way of life, as well as the lands and waters…

The community forests managed by the Miao People in Guizhou Province, China

The community forests managed by the Miao People in Guizhou Province, China

The Miao nationality is an ancient nation scattered throughout the world, mainly distributed in China’s provinces such as Yunnan, Hunan, Hubei, Sichuan, Guizhou, Guangxi, as well as Laos, Vietnam, Thailand and …

An assessment of the Cortes Forestry General Partnership (CFGP) of BC, Canada: a joint Indigenous and non-Indigenous community forestry association

An assessment of the Cortes Forestry General Partnership (CFGP) of BC, Canada: a joint Indigenous and non-Indigenous community forestry association

The Cortes Forestry General Partnership is an equal partnership between the Klahoose Forestry No.2 Limited Partnership and Cortes Community Forest Cooperative, which has …

The Great Bear Rainforest: K3H in British Columbia, Canada

The Great Bear Rainforest: K3H in British Columbia, Canada

K3H is an area of forest currently under a community forest license issued to the Nuxalk Nation. It is located near Bella Coola in the central coast of British Columbia. The K3H license features a …