Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) Toolbox

Tool Details

Arid zone forestry: a guide for field technicians

Year of publication 1989
This manual aims, at upgrading the skills of forestry field personnel in the operation of tree nurseries, the planting of trees and shrubs, the prevention and control of wind erosion, and the execution of other types of activities related to tree planting in agricultural lands. Basic understanding of constraints and conditions for people's participation is also provided.
Type of Tool
Guidelines, manual, kits for trainers
Scale of Application
Forest Management Unit
Arid lands
Forest Type
Planted forest
Primary Designated Function
Management Responsibility