Special Issue "Governing Forest Restoration: Social, Environmental and Institutional Dimensions"
A special issue of Forests (ISSN 1999-4907).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 December 2013)
Dr. Manuel R. Guariguata
Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia
Interests: tropical forest management for multiple goods and services; forest ecology
Dr. Pedro H.S. Brancalion
Department of Forestry, “Luiz de Queiroz” College of Agriculture, University of São Paulo, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
Interests: tropical forest restoration; forest ecology; silviculture
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Article: Challenges of Governing Second-Growth Forests: A Case Study from the Brazilian Amazonian State of Pará
Forests 2014, 5(7), 1737-1752; doi:10.3390/f5071737
Received: 11 April 2014; in revised form: 9 July 2014 / Accepted: 10 July 2014 / Published: 22 July 2014| PDF Full-text (5105 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Forests 2014, 5(6), 1143-1162; doi:10.3390/f5061143
Received: 20 January 2014; in revised form: 16 May 2014 / Accepted: 20 May 2014 / Published: 28 May 2014| PDF Full-text (662 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Article: Redefining Secondary Forests in the Mexican Forest Code: Implications for Management, Restoration, and Conservation
Forests 2014, 5(5), 978-991; doi:10.3390/f5050978
Received: 17 December 2013; in revised form: 14 May 2014 / Accepted: 15 May 2014 / Published: 21 May 2014| PDF Full-text (585 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Review: A Comparison of Governance Challenges in Forest Restoration in Paraguay’s Privately-Owned Forests and Madagascar’s Co-managed State Forests
Forests 2014, 5(4), 763-783; doi:10.3390/f5040763
Received: 20 January 2014; in revised form: 18 March 2014 / Accepted: 28 March 2014 / Published: 21 April 2014| PDF Full-text (537 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Article: Multi-Scalar Governance for Restoring the Brazilian Atlantic Forest: A Case Study on Small Landholdings in Protected Areas of Sustainable Development
Forests 2014, 5(4), 599-619; doi:10.3390/f5040599
Received: 7 February 2014; in revised form: 14 March 2014 / Accepted: 20 March 2014 / Published: 3 April 2014| PDF Full-text (866 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Article: From Target to Implementation: Perspectives for the International Governance of Forest Landscape Restoration
Forests 2014, 5(3), 482-497; doi:10.3390/f5030482
Received: 11 November 2013; in revised form: 28 February 2014 / Accepted: 7 March 2014 / Published: 24 March 2014| PDF Full-text (503 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Forests 2014, 5(3), 404-424; doi:10.3390/f5030404
Received: 9 December 2013; in revised form: 3 March 2014 / Accepted: 6 March 2014 / Published: 17 March 2014| PDF Full-text (769 KB) | HTML Full-text | XML Full-text
Last update: 4 December 2013