Chapter Seventeen: The Ecological Benefits of Improving the Quality of Forests
(6,630 words)

In The China Environment Yearbook, Volume 2 | ISBN: 9789004168008

Many commentators claim that China's ecological system will substantially improve if its forest coverage rate rose from 20 to 30 percent. The latter figure is seen as a tipping point that, if met, would set China's woodlands on the path of a virtuous cycle of recovery. Some believe that building large, manmade…

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Shen, Xiaohui, “Chapter Seventeen: The Ecological Benefits of Improving the Quality of Forests”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 27 May 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004168008_037>



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