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Teak plantation smallholders in Lao PDR: what influences compliance with plantation regulations?

Smith, Hilary; Ling, Stuart; Boer, K

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Past policies to promote the planting of trees by smallholders have been effective in Lao PDR. In Luang Prabang Province over 15 000 ha of teak (Tectona grandis) have been established. New policies to stop illegal logging, promote timber legality of wood exports and encourage domestic wood processing aim to mobilise this teak resource as an alternative to timber from natural forests. Several factors are thought to inhibit smallholder participation in the timber value chain and this risks their...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/218437
Source: Australian Forestry
DOI: 10.1080/00049158.2017.1321520

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