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Tropical timbers of the world

Martin Chudnoff

Tropical timbers of the world

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tropics.
    • Subjects:
    • Timber -- Tropics.,
    • Trees -- Tropics.,
    • Wood -- Tropics.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMartin Chudnoff.
      SeriesAgriculture handbook ;, no. 607, Agriculture handbook (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ;, no. 607.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS21 .A37 no. 607, SD535.3 .A37 no. 607
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 464 p. :
      Number of Pages464
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3001601M
      LC Control Number84604189


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Price New from Used from Author: Martin Chudnoff. A comprehensive reference book published by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, describes the array of tropical wood species and species groupings now available to U.S. processors. Tropical Timbers of the World, Agriculture Handbookdescribes species of tropical trees and their characteristics and uses.

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Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service edition, in EnglishCited by: HISTORY OF THIS BOOK -- First published as Timbers of Tropical America in InYale released Timbers of the New World which more than doubled the size of the original book. Since then it has remained one of the classic and most useful reference books in the field, despite the fact that Yale stopped publishing it at some point in time.

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Handbook No. Publication Author Chudnoff. Martin. Publisher USDA Forest Service. Wisconsin. Year ISBN Description Terse details on the properties of the wood of almost species of trees from the Tropics. A newsletter promoting the conservation and sustainable development of tropical forests.

/02/17 Peru plans to allocate 8 million hectares of natural forest for investors. For this and other timber market news, read the February edition of the ITTO MIS timber market report.

/02/14 African mahogany species don't hybridize, says. The book is a digital reprint of Agriculture Handbook, USDA Forest Service, No. published in In the first 3 sections, data sheets give information on the nomenclature, distribution, tree characteristics and wood properties of, respectively, tropical American species, African species and Southeast Asian and Oceanian by: The study on which this book is based was commissioned and funded by the International Tropical Timber Organization.

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Tropical Asia, tropical America, and tropical Africa are represented, respectively, by, and species or 36,40, and 24 percent of the record. The data set is summarized in figure 1 according to continent and frequency of occurence of wood den-sity classes.

The most frequent wood densities are the to g/cm3 by: Tropical Timbers of the World (Chudnoff, M.) Menge. In den Warenkorb. Kategorien: Anatomie, Bäume, English, Forstbenutzung, Forstwissenschaft, Holzarten. Beschreibung; Bewertungen (0) Beschreibung. Few days go by at the Forest Products Laboratory without questions from around the world about properties and uses of tropical woods.

Interspersed. 4 Tropical Forest Destruction for Children’s Books The global consumption of paper has been growing at a steady rate for years and has quadrupled since More than 40 % of the commercially harvested wood worldwide is turned into paper products.

10 % of the world’s population, i.e. WesternFile Size: KB. PROTA 7 deals with the timber trees of Tropical Africa. PROTA's database 'SPECIESLIST' presents species used as such. among them are 'primary use' timbers, qualifying for treatment in PROTA 7, which is subdivided into 2 volumes. PROTA 7(1) [Volume 1] describes species belonging to a selection of 25 botanical families.

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and A. Sliker. Handbook of Materials Science. HISTORY OF THIS BOOK -- First published as Timbers of Tropical America in InYale released Timbers of the New World which more than doubled the size of the original book.

Since then it has remained one of the classic and most useful reference books in the field, despite the fact that Yale stopped publishing it at some point in Range: $ - $ This manual, along with Tropical Timbers of the World by Martin Chudnoff (again being produced by Forest Products Laboratory: a division of the USDA), form the foundation and the bulk of the data used in this wood database.

Our timbers are the proceeds of our Arborist Service in North Queensland, where we remove large, dangerous and nuisance trees from residential areas. After the devastation of Cyclone Larry that hit the region inand Cyclone Yasi inour stocks of timber has greatly increased due to the massive clean up that was required.

I have not attempted to cover the tropical zones of Central and South America as this would have extended the book beyond its limits. But I am grateful to the authors who have contributed chapters dealing with the different aspects and solutions of the problems of the tropical areas of the Old World.

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The world's tropical rainforests are disappearing rapidly and governments appear powerless to stop it. Employing an innovative, critical approach to international regime theory, the book examines.

Nevertheless many tropical timbers of conservation concern are recorded in the data base and a sample list is given in Annexe 1. A few examples of tropical timbers which have been over-exploited are included in the lUCN Plant Red Data Book (Lucas and Synge, ) and are listed in Table 3.

the Institute of Tropical Forestry, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station, Rio Piedras, PR ; Sandra Brown is an ecologist with the Department.

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Butler April 1, Read more. One of the leading causes of rainforest destruction is logging. Many types of wood used for furniture, flooring, and construction are harvested from tropical forests in Africa, Asia, and South America. The U.S. Forest Products Laboratoryâ s Handbook, Tropical Timbers of the World, lists its uses as heavy construction work, boat building, flooring, furniture components, turnery, railroad.

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