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Guide to the forests of the British Solomon Islands.

T. C. Whitmore

Guide to the forests of the British Solomon Islands.

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Published by Oxford U.P in London .
Written in English


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SeriesBritishSolomon Islands Protectorate. Forestry Department. Forest records;no.2
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20004648M

This information-packed guide is the perfect tool to plan your next trip to Almost Heaven. Bring your guide along with you on your stay, follow along with seasonal checklists and use your phone to unlock exclusive interactive content. Your next heavenly escape awaits at . This book addresses the contending views of the uses of Solomon Island forest. Ranging from an examination of the interaction between the first settlers and their forest, the book goes on to analyse the attitudes of the British administrators, planters, and missionaries. The colonial government sought to protect the resource, but neglected to consider the wishes of the forest .


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Guide to the forests of the British Solomon Islands. by T. C. Whitmore Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Noms vernaculaires: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whitmore, T.C. (Timothy Charles). Guide to the forests of the British Solomon Islands. Guide to the Forests of the British Solomon Islands Hardcover – June 1, by T.C. Whitmore (Author)Cited by: Book: Guide to the forests of the British Solomon Islands.

+ pp. ref refs. Abstract: Includes full descriptions of the common large trees of the Protectorate, with illustrations and keys keys Subject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and EquipmentCited by: Whitmore, T.C., Guide to the Forests of the British Solomon Islands.

London: Oxford University Press. Note this is not the whole book. This is a 3pp index set in the typographic style of the book, to be double-side printed then edge-glued into the book after pagebecause the book was originally published without an index. APFSOS II: Solomon Islands iii Executive summary Forests have been described as the most essential biomes on the planet because they play an important role in the earth’s biophysical system, and support human well-being (Aplin et al.

; WCFSD ). The Solomon Islands archipelago is made up of nearly 1, tropical islands scattered across the southwestern Pacific, just to the east of Papua New Guinea. The remote location has kept the islands an unspoilt gem of a travel destination, with a slowly developing tourist industry.

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The Laws Of The British Solomon. The Solomon Islands, an archipelago in the South Pacific, is not for the halfway between Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu, the former British colony is made up of islands. The British Solomon Islands Protectorate was first declared over the southern Solomons inwhen Captain Gibson R.N., of HMS Curacoa, declared the southern islands a British Protectorate.

Other islands were subsequently declared to form part of the Protectorate Guide to the forests of the British Solomon Islands. book a period ending in 1 Establishment and addition of l: Tulagi, (–), Honiara, (–). A Forests Strategy for Solomon Islands Final Report from WWF SI Forests Strategy Planning Workshop October 18 WWF Solomon Islands For a living planet.

This strategy outlined in this document is the result of collaboration between WWF and partners active in Solomon Islands. WWF would toFile Size: KB.

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Solomon Islands is a sovereign state consisting of six major islands and over smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28, square kilometres (11, sq mi). The country's capital, Honiara, is located on the island of country takes its name from the Solomon Islands archipelago, Capital and largest city: Honiara.

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The Forests of the British Solomon Islands Protectorate, 2nd edn, Govenment Printer, Honiara,pp. Details Book Sections O'Collins, Maeve, 'Forest Logging in the Solomon Islands: Economic Necessity as the Overriding Issue?', in Stephen Henningham;R.J.

May;Lulu Turner (ed.), Resources, Development and Politics in the Pacific Islands. Bougainville Island is ecologically and geographically part of the Solomon Islands archipelago but is not politically part of the nation of Solomon Islands.

Buka, Bougainville, and most of the Solomons are part of the Solomon Islands rain forests ecoregion. Guide to the forests of the British Solomon Islands / [by] T. Whitmore; Solomon Islands botanical index cards,[microform] Solomon Islands: wildlife guide / Neville Coleman; Microorganisms associated with plant diseases in the British Solomon Islands Protectorate = Les micro-or.

Change in Forest Cover: Between andSolomon Islands lost an average of 5, ha or % per year. In total, between andSolomon Islands lost % of its forest cover, or aroundha. Solomon Islands's forests contain million metric tons of. Lowland Forests, Mixed Species On level or nearly level land, has a complex structure and composition and is a variation of the better drained lowland that occurs on hills.

Localised elements of freshwater swamp forests may be present. This is the most widespread vegetation type, in Solomon Islands and it contains about 60 common.

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Honiara, the capital of Guadalcanal, didn't exist when I was there during World War II. They were the British Solomon Islands then, and the hardware of war that littered the land still bore the scent of death. That debris is still there, but Author: Thomas Booth.

The Struggle for Control of Solomon Island Forests Ian Frazer I n the past fifteen years the export logging industry in Solomon Islands has grown from being one of several primary export industries with a moderate and sustainable level of production, to being the largest indus-try in the country totally dominating the national economy.

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