By Patricia Shanley, Alan Robert Pierce
There's a swiftly becoming curiosity in, and insist for non-timber woodland items (NTFPs); they supply serious assets around the globe, gratifying dietary, medicinal, monetary and cultural wishes. even though, they've been principally ignored in mainstream conservation and forestry politics. "Tapping the fairway industry" explains the use and value of certification and eco-labelling for ensuring most sensible administration practices of non-timber woodland items within the box.
Using large case experiences and international profiles of non-timber woodland items, this quantity not just furthers our comprehension of certification tactics but in addition broadens our figuring out of non-timber wooded area product administration, harvesting and advertising. it is going to turn out valuable for woodland managers, coverage makers and conservation firms in addition to for lecturers in those parts.