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Publications (2007-2010):

Peter A. Deweesa; Bruce M. Campbellb; Yemi Katererec; Almeida Sitoed; Anthony B. Cunninghame; Arild Angelsenf; Sven Wunderg (2010) Managing the Miombo Woodlands of Southern Africa: Policies, Incentives. Volume 2, Issue 1 January 2010, pages 57 - 73 and Options for the Rural Poor. Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research Ryan, Casey, and Mathew Williams. In press. How does fire intensity and frequency affect miombo woodland tree populations and biomass? Ecological Applications. [doi:10.1890/09-1489.1]

Williams, M., C.M. Ryan, R.M. Rees, E. Sambane, J. Fernando and J. GraceCarbon sequestration and biodiversity of re-growing miombo woodlands in Mozambique . Forest Ecology and Management Volume 254, Issue 2, 25 January 2008, Pages 145-155

Ribeiro, Natasha S.; Okin, G.S.; Shugart, H.H. and Swap, R.J. 2009. The influence of rainfall, vegetation, elephants and people on fire frequency of miombo woodlands, northern Mozambique. In: Proceedings of IGARSS 2009. Cape Town.

Mitchard, E. T. A., S. S. Saatchi, I. H. Woodhouse, G. Nangendo, N. S. Ribeiro, M. Williams, C. M. Ryan, S. L. Lewis, T. R. Feldpausch, and P. Meir (2009), Using satellite radar backscatter to predict above-ground woody biomass: A consistent relationship across four different African landscapes, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L23401, doi:10.1029/2009GL040692.

Ribeiro, Natasha S.; Saatchi, S.S.; Shugart, H.H. and Washington-Alen, R.A. 2008. Aboveground biomass and leaf area index (LAI) mapping for Niassa Reserve, northern Mozambique. Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 113, G02S02, doi:10.1029/2007JG000550.

Ribeiro, Natasha S.; Shugart, H.H and Washington-Allen, R. 2008. The effects of fire and elephants on species composition and structure of the Niassa Reserve, northern Mozambique. Journal of Forest Ecology and Management 255: 1626-1636.

Ribeiro, Natasha S., Shugart, H.H., Robert J. Swap, Gregory S. Okin. 2008. Five- year period of fire regime in the miombo woodlands of Niassa Reserve, Mozambique. In review for the International Journal of Wildland Fire.

Ribeiro, Natasha S. 2007. Interaction between fires and elephants in relation to vegetation structure and composition of miombo woodlands in northern Mozambique. (PhD Thesis). University of Virginia. Charlottesville, Va. 233p.

Campbell, B.M. , Angelsen, A. , Cunningham, A., Katerere, Y., Sitoe, A. , and Wunder, S. 2007. Miombo woodlands – opportunities and barriers to sustainable forest management. e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 314KB)

Salomão, A. and Matose, Frank. (December 2007). Towards community-based forest management of miombo woodlands in Mozambique. e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 187 KB)

Cavendish, W. & Campbell, B.M. 2007. Poverty, environmental income and rural inequality:A case study from Zimbabwe. e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 103KB)

Jumbe, Charles B.L.; Bwalya, S. Mulenga and Husselman, M. 2007. Contribution of dry forests to rural livelihoods and the national economy in Zambia. e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 168KB)

Mutamba, M. 2007. Farming or Foraging? Rural livelihoods in Mafulira and Kabompo districts of Zambia. e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 114KB)

Hegde, R. and Bull, G. 2007. Economic Shocks and Miombo Woodland Resource Use: A household level study in Mozambique e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 495KB)

Abbot, P. G. and Ogle, A. 2007. PAPER II: Policy Options for Miombo Woodlands. e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 258KB)

Shackleton, C.M. and Clarke, J.M. 2007. PAPER I: Research and Management of Miombo Woodlands for Products in Support of Local Livelihoods e-files: PDF Complete file: English (size 200KB)

Akinnifesi, F.K., F. Kwesiga, J. Mhango, T. Chilanga, A. Mkonda, C.A.C. Kadu, I. Kadzere, D. Mithofer, J.D.K. Saka, G. Sileshi, T. Ramadhani and P. Dhliwayo (2006). Towards the Development of Miombo Fruit Trees as Commercial Tree Crops in Southern Africa. Forests, Trees and Livelihoods, 2006, Vol. 16, pp. 103–121

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