Establishment of trial plantation of Jatropha curcas: Developing capabilities for the production of quality seeds and plantation

submitted by: UP Los Baños
A report on the partial results of the project done to (1) determine the silvical characteristics of Jatropha curcas; (2) compare the silvical characteristics of the Jatropha curcas coming from different provenances; (3) determine the seed yield of Jatropha curcas; and, (4) identify candidate plus trees based on the silvical characterization of the provenances. DR. ARTURO SA. CASTILLO AND DR. ROSELYN F. PAELMO Institute of Renewable and Natural Resources College of Forestry and Natural...

Mainstreaming climate change adaptation in the Philippine Forestry and Natural Resources Sector

submitted by: UP Los Baños
A SEARCA ( www.searca.org ) Professorial Lecture on understanding the importance of mainstreaming climate change adaptation in forestry and natural resources sector in attaining sustainable development. Specifically the lecture presents: (a) current practices and institutional arrangements addressing climate change impacts in forestry and natural resources sector; (b) the importance of climate change adaptation strategies in forestry and natural resources sector and (c) strategies on how to...