China's Grain for Green Program: A Review of the Largest Ecological Restoration and Rural Development Program in the World

China's Grain for Green Program: A Review of the Largest Ecological Restoration and Rural Development Program in the World

by Claudio O. Delang, Zhen Yuan

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ISBN-13: 9783319349855
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 08/23/2016
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2015
Pages: 230
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Why the Grain for Green program?.- Chapter 1 Management of forest resources from 1949 to 1998.- Chapter 2 China’s reforestation and rural development programs.- Part 2: Overview of the Grain for Green program.- Chapter 3 Program timeline.- Chapter 4 Farmers’ compensation.- Chapter 5 Land selection.- Chapter 6 Plant selection.- Chapter 7 Household selection, participation and attitudes.- Chapter 8 Planning and implementation.- Part 3: The impact of the Grain for Green program.- Chapter 9 Ecological and environmental impact.- Chapter 10 Impact on grain market and price.- Chapter 11 Participants’ income levels.- Chapter 12 Labor force redistribution.- Chapter 13 Sustainability of the Grain for Green program.- References.

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