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Title: Sustainable Management of Tropical Rain Forest in Uganda

Date Published: 1993
Author/s: P.K. Karani
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Affiliation: Commonwealth Secretariat


This volume traces the development of tropical forest management in Uganda. It is part of a series intended to assist a wider understanding of the historical basis to the new directions and policy initiatives now being taken in the countries concerned. The report provides a clear account of forest management during the period up to independence in 1962, the development of management systems such as the tropical shelterwood system and assesses the current position before looking to the future.