Book 2009

An Integrated Assessment of China's Ecological Restoration Programs


ISBN: 978-90-481-2654-5 (Print) 978-90-481-2655-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxix

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    Pages 1-19

    China's Ecological Restoration Programs: Initiation, Implementation, and Challenges

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    Pages 21-38

    Assessing China's Ecological Restoration Programs: What's Been Done and What Remains to Be Done?

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    Pages 39-54

    Methodology for an Integrative Assessment of China's Ecological Restoration Programs

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    Pages 55-67

    Land Cover Changes in Northeast China from the late 1970s to 2004

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    Pages 69-84

    Modeling the Driving Forces of the Land Use and Land Cover Changes Along the Upper Yangtze River

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    Pages 85-98

    An Integrative Approach to Modeling Land Use Changes: The Multiple Facets of Agriculture in the Upper Yangtze Basin

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    Pages 99-112

    Quantifying Terrestrial Ecosystem Carbon Dynamics in the Upper Yangtze Basin from 1975 to 2000

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    Pages 113-130

    Process-Based Soil Erosion Simulation on a Regional Scale: The Effect of Ecological Restoration in the Chinese Loess Plateau

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    Pages 131-157

    Conservation Payments, Liquidity Constraints and Off-Farm Labor: Impact of the Grain for Green Program on Rural Households in China

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    Pages 159-173

    An Empirical Analysis of the Effects of China's Land Conversion Program on Farmers’ Income Growth and Labor Transfer

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    Pages 175-199

    An Evaluation of the Impact of the Natural Forest Protection Programme on Rural Household Livelihoods

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    Pages 201-218

    An Estimation of the Effects of China's Forestry Programs on Farmers' Income

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    Pages 219-233

    Agricultural Productivity Changes Induced by the Sloping Land Conversion Program: An Analysis of Wuqi County in the Loess Plateau Region

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    Pages 235-254

    Measuring the Aggregate Socioeconomic Impacts of China's Natural Forest Protection Program

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 255-261