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Tropical and subtropical dendrochronology: Approaches, applications, and prospects
Tropical and subtropical forests cover only 7 % of the Earth’s land surface. Yet, they host nearly half of global tree density with a high species number (~40,000 species), store up to 25 % of global terrestrial carbon and ...
Worldwide Trends in Methods and Resources Promoting Geoconservation, Geotourism, and Geoheritage
This study aims to provide a systematic analysis of the literature of methods and resources supporting geoconservation and geotourism worldwide, while identifying current and future trends in the field. This paper offers ...
J. Dóniz-Páez, N.M. Pérez (Eds.), Book review: El Hierro Island Global Geopark: Diversity of Volcanic Heritage for Geotourism. SpringerCham, Swizerland (2023). (ISBN: 978-3-031-07288-8 [vii+ 123 PP.])
El Hierro Island Global Geopark: Diversity of Volcanic Heritage for Geotourism allows readers a structured approach starting from the geological origin of the island, up to the implementation of the UNESCO Global Geopark ...
Priorities for natural disaster risk reduction in Central America
Central America is known for its high risk of disasters due to various physical, economic, and sociocultural factors. The region sits on the following tectonic plates: North America, Cocos, Caribbean, Nazca, and Panama, ...