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Publications of the Tropenbos Guyana Programme
  • Andel, T. van (1998). Commercial exploitation of non-timber forest products in the North-west District of Guyana. Caribbean Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources 2(1): 15-28
  • Andel, T. van, P. Huyskens & K. Bröker (1998) Palmheart harvesting in Guyana's North-west District. Exploitation and regeneration of Euterpe oleracea swamps. Tropenbos-Guyana Report 98-1, Georgetown, Guyana.
  • Basset, Y., Novotny, V., Miller, S.E. & Springate, N.D. (1998) Assessing the impact of forest disturbance on tropical invertebrates: some comments. Journal of Applied Ecology 35, 461-466.
  • TB Boot, R.G.A. (1994). Growth and survival of tropical rain forest tree seedlings in forest understorey and canopy openings. Implications for forest management. Tropenbos Documents 6. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • Boot, R.G.A. (1996). The significance of seedling size and growth rate of tropical rain forest tree seedlings for regeneration in canopy openings. Pages 267-283 In: Swaine MD. The ecology of tropical forest tree seedlings. Man and the Biosphere Series No 17. MAB/UNESCO Parthenon Publishing Group, NY, USA.
  • TB Brouwer, L. (1996). Nutrient cycling in pristine and logged tropical rain forest. A study in Guyana. Tropenbos Guyana Series 1. Tropenbos-Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana. PhD thesis Utrecht University. ISBN: 90-6266-137-8.
  • Brouwer, L.C. (1997). Kappen of kappen met kappen. Natuur en Techniek 65 (3).
  • TB Brunner, M., Kucera, L.J. and Zürcher, E. (1994).Major timber trees of Guyana. A lens key. Tropenbos Series 10. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • Cornelissen, J.H.C. and Gradstein, S.R. (1990). On the occurrence of bryophytes and macrolichens. Tropical Bryology 3: 20-35.
  • Cornelissen, J.H.C. and Ter Steege, H. (1986) Vertical distribution of epiphytes in a rainforest of Guyana. Flora of the Guianas Newsletter No 3: 17-19.
  • Cornelissen, J.H.C. and Ter Steege, H. (1989). Distribution and ecology of epiphytic bryophytes and lichens in dry evergreen forest in Guyana. J. Trop. Ecol. 5: 131-150.
  • Dam, O. van, Rose, S., Houter, N., Hammond, D., Pons, T. and Steege, H. ter (1999). The Pibiri Gap experiment. A study of the effetcs of gap size on microclimate, edaphic conditions, seedling survival and growth, ecophysiology and insect herbivory. Site description, methodologies and experimental set-up. Tropenbos-Guyana report 99-1. Tropenbos Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana.
  • Ek, R.C. (1996). Botanical richness of a part of the Guyana Shield: the Guianas. BOS NiEuWSLETTER 15:13-17.
  • TB Ek, R.C. (1997). Botanical diversity in the tropical rainforest of Guyana. Tropenbos-Guyana Series 4. Tropenbos-Guyana, Georgetwon, Guyana. PhD Thesis Utrecht University. ISBN:90-393-1773-9
  • Ek, R.C. & H. ter Steege (1998) The flora of the Mabura Hill area, Guyana. Studies on the Flora of the Guianas no. 89. Botanische Jahrbücher der Systematik 120(4): 461-502.
  • TB Forte, J. (1998) Land-use planning and social aspects of sustainable forest management. Pp. 139-146 In: Tropenbos. Research in tropical rain forests: its challenges for the future. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen. (Available online as PDF document)
  • Forte, J. (1999). Karikuri: the evolving relationship of the Karinya people of Guyana to gold mining. West Indies Bulletin
  • TB Gérard, J., Miller, R.B. and Welle, B.J.H. ter. (1996). Major Timber Trees of Guyana. Timber Characteristics and Utilization. Tropenbos Series 15. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • TB Hammond, D.S. (1998) Biodiversity conservation as a sustainable forest management tool. Pp. 231-247 In: Tropenbos. Research in tropical rain forests: its challenges for the future. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen. (Available online as PDF document)
  • Hammond, D.S. and V.K. Brown (1995). Seed size of woody plants in relation to disturbance, dispersal and soil type in wet neotropical forests. Ecology 76: 2544-2561.
  • Hammond, D.S. & Brown, V.K. (1998) Disturbance, phenology and life-history characteristics: factors influencing distance/density-dependent attack on tropical seeds and seedlings. Pp. 51-78 in D.M. Newbery, H.H.T. Prins & N. Brown (eds) Dynamics of tropical communities. Blackwell Science, Oxford.
  • Hammond, D.S., Gourlet-Fleury, S., van der Hout, P., ter Steege, H., and Brown, V.K. (1996). A compilation of known Guianan timber trees and the significance of their dispersal mode, seed size and taxonomic affinity to tropical rain forest management. Forest Ecology and Management 83: 99-116.
  • Hammond, D.S., Schouten, A., van Tienen, L., Weijerman, M.A. & Brown, V.K. (1992) The importance of being a forest animal: implications for Guyana's timber trees. Proceedings of the 6th Annual NARI/CARDI review conference 144-151.
  • Hammond, D.S. & Steege, H. ter. (1998) Propensity for fire in Guianan Rainforests. Conservation Biology 12(5): 948-950.
  • Hammond, D.S. & R.Thomas. (1999) Seed dispersal and predation by rodents in lowland rainforests of central Guyana: implications of logging. In R. Fimbel, A. Grajal & J. Robinson (eds), Conserving Wildlife in Managed Tropical Forests. Columbia University Press, New York.
  • Hoekman, D.H., van der Sanden, J.J. and Bijker, W. (1993) Results of the SAREX-92 campaign in Guyana and Colombia. Proceedings of the SAREX final workshop, 6-8 December, ESA HQ, Paris, France.
  • Hoekman, D.H., van der Sanden, J.J. and Bijker, W. (1994). Radar remote sensing of tropical rain forest: The SAREX-92 campaign in Guyana. and Colombia. First interim report. BCRS report 94-01. BCRS, Delft, the Netherlands.
  • TB Hout, P. van der (1996). Effects of logging with different intensities of low impact harvesting. Interim report. Tropenbos-Guyana Reports 96-1. Tropenbos-Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana.
  • TB Hout, P. van der & G.J.R. van Leersum (1998) Reduced impact logging: a global panacea? In Pp 185-202 In: Tropenbos. Research in tropical rain forests: its challenges for the future. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen. (Available online as PDF document)
  • Jara, F. and Reinders, M. (1997). Kin and cash. Ecological and social consequences of the changes in the sexual division of labour in Santa Rosa, an Amerindian village in the North West District of Guyana. In: de Bruijn, M., Van Halsema, I. And Van Den Hombergh, H. (eds.). Gender and land use. Diversity in environmental practices. Thela Publishers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • TB Jetten, V.G. (1994). SOAP, SOil Atmosphere Plant model: A one dimensional water balance model for a forest environment. Tropenbos Documents 5. Pp. 39. Tropenbos Foundation & University Utrecht, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • TB Jetten, V.G. (1994). Modelling the effects of logging on the water balance of a tropical rain forest. A study in Guyana. PhD Thesis, Utrecht University. Tropenbos Series 6. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • Jetten, V.G. (1996). Interception of tropical rain forest: performance of a canopy water balance model. Hydrological Processes 10:671-685.
  • Jetten, V.G., Riezebos, H.T., Hoefsloot, F. and Rossum, J. van (1993) Spatial variability of infiltration and related processes of tropical soils. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 18: 477-488.
  • Kekum, A.J. van (1992). Report of a technical backstopping mission on land resources inventory for the Tropenbos Programme, Guyana, September 1992) SC-DLO International Activities Report 23, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • Kekem, A.J. van (1992) Report of the second technical backstopping mission on land resources inventory for the Tropenbos Programme, Guyana, August 1993. SC-DLO International Activities Report 30, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • TB Kekem, A. van, Pullens, J.H.M., Khan, Z. (1997). Soils of the rainforest in Central Guyana. Tropenbos-Guyana Series 2. Tropenbos-Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana. ISBN: 90-393-1159-5.
  • Maas, P.J.M., Baas, P., Boesewinkel, F.D., Hiepko, P., Lobreau-Callen, D., van den Oever, L. and ter Welle, B.J.H. (1992). The identity of 'Unknown Z': Maburea Maas, a new genus of Olacaceae in Guyana. Botanische Jahrbücher der Systematik. Pp 275-291
  • Mennega, A.M.W. (1991). Notes on New World Salacioideae (Celastraceae; include Hippocrateaceae). Proc. Kon. Ned. Akad. v. Wetensch. 94 (3): 405-409.
  • TB Mennega, E.A., W.C.M. Tammens de Rooij and M.J. Jansen-Jacobs (eds.) (1988) Check-list of woody plants of Guyana: based on D.B. Fanshawes 'Check-list of the indigenous woody plants of British Guyana'. Tropenbos Technical Series 2, the Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.Pp. 281. ISBN 90-5113-005-8.
  • TB Polak, A.M. (1992). Major Timber trees of Guyana. A field guide. Tropenbos Series 2. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • TB Raaimakers, D. (1994). Growth of tropical rain forest trees as dependent on phosphorus supply. Tree seedlings differing in regeneration strategy and their adaptations to a low phosphorus environment in Guyana. PhD Thesis, Utrecht University. Tropenbos Series 11. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • Raaimakers, D. and Lambers, H. (1996). Response to phosphorus supply of tropical tree seedlings: a comparison between a pioneer species Tapirira obtusa and a climax species Lecythis corrugata. New Phytol. 132: 97-102.
  • Raaimakers, D., Boot, R.G.A., Dijkstra, P., Pot, S. and Pons, T. (1995). Photosynthesis in relation to light environment and leaf phosphorus and nitrogen content in tropical rain forest trees. Oecologia 102: 120-125.
  • Raaimakers, D. and Lambers, H. (1996). Response to phosphorus supply of tropical tree seedlings: a comparison between a pioneer species Tapirira obtusa and a climax species Lecythis corrugata. New Phytol. 132:97-102.
  • Rijks, M., Malta, E.-j. & Zagt, R.J. (1998) Regeneration through sprout formation in Chlorocardium rodiei (Lauraceae) in Guyana. Journal of Tropical Ecology 14: 463-475
  • TB Ros-Tonen, M.A.F., van Andel, T., Assies, W., van Dijk, J.F.W., Duivenvoorden, J.F., van der Hammen, M.C., de Jong, W., Reinders, M., Rodríguez F., C.A. & van Valkenburg, J.L.C.H. (1998) Methods for Non-Timber Forest Products Research. The Tropenbos experience. Tropenbos Documents 14 (31 pp.)
  • Rose, S.A. (1997). Long term seedling demography in the tropical rain forest of Guyana. Tropenbos-Guyana Reports 97-1. Tropenbos-Guyana Programme, Georgetown, Guyana.
  • TB Sanden, J.J. van der (1997). Radar remote sensing to support tropical forest management. Tropenbos Guyana Series 5. Tropenbos-Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana. PhD thesis Wageningen Agricultural University. ISBN: 90-5485-778-1.
  • Sanden, J.J. van der and Hoekman, D.H. (1994). Identification of tropical forest cover types using X- and C- Band airborne sar data. Workshop Proceedings South American Radar Experiment, SAREX-92 Report #ESA wpp-76: 177-181.
  • Sanden, J.J. van der and Hoekman, D.H. (1994). The Airsar-93 Campaign in Mabura Hill, Guyana; First Results (PIERS 1994). ESTEC, Noordwijk, the Netherlands. In proceedings Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Noordwijk Netherlands.
  • Sanden, J.J. van der and Hoekman, D.H. (1995). Analysis of ERS-1 data for Mabura Hill, Guyana (TREES94.LAM7). In proceedings of the TREE ERS-1 Study 94 final workshop.
  • Sanden, J.J. van der and Hoekman, D.H. (1995). Multiband polarimeter SAR in support of tropical forest resources assessment. In: proceedings of IGARRS '95, Qualitative remote sensing for science and applications. Pp 1207-1209. Florence, Italy.
  • Sanden, J.J. van der and Hoekman, D.H. (1995). Remote sensing research of forests: ROBO. BCRS 15. Netherlands Remote Sensing Board, Deltt, The Netherlands.
  • Steege, H. ter (1990). A monograph of Wallaba, Mora and Greenheart. Tropenbos Technical Series 5. The Tropenbos Foundation, Ede, the Netherlands.
  • TB Steege, H. ter (1993). HEMIPHOT, a Programma to Analyze Vegetation Indices, Light and Light Quality from Hemispherical Photographs. Tropenbos Documents 3. Pp. 44. The Tropenbos Foundation & Utrecht University, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • TB Steege, H. ter (1993). Patterns in tropical rain forest in Guyana. PhD thesis University of Utrecht, Tropenbos Series 3, The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • Steege, H. ter (1993). Rain forest types on a sandy watershed in Guyana. Acta Botanica Neerlandica 43: 398-399.
  • Steege, H. ter (1994) Seedling growth of Mora gonggrijpii, a large seeded climax species, under different soil and light conditions. Vegetatio, 112: 161-170.
  • Steege, H. ter (1994) Flooding and drought tolerance of seedlings of two Mora species, segregated along a soil hydrological gradient in the tropical rain forest of Guyana. Oecologia, 100: 356-367.
  • TB Steege, H. ter (1996). Ecology and logging in a tropical rain forest in Guyana. Tropenbos Newsletter 11: 5-7.
  • Steege, H. ter (1997). WINPHOT, a Windows 3.1 programme to analyse vegetation indices, light and light quality from hemispherical photographs. Tropenbos-Guyana Reports 97-3. Tropenbos-Guyana Programme, Georgetown, Guyana.
  • Steege, H. ter (1998) Biomass estimates for forest in Guyana and their use in carbon offsets. Iwokrama International Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development.
  • Steege, H. ter (1998) Single rope techniques in tropical rain forest trees. Going down safe and sound. Biotropica 30: 496-497.
  • TB Steege, H. ter. (1998) Sustainable forest management. Is it possible? In: Tropenbos. Seminar Proceedings 'Research in tropical rain forest. Its challenges for the future'. Pp. 163-167. Tropenbos Series. Stichting Tropenbos, Wageningen, The Netherlands. (Available online in PDF format)
  • Steege, H. ter (1998) The use of forest inventory data for a National Protected Area Strategy in Guyana. Biodiversity and Conservation 7: 1457-1483.
  • Steege, H. ter (1998). The biogeographical significance of the Iwokrama Forest. Forest ecological and floristic perspectives. Iwokrama International Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development.
  • Steege, H. ter, Bokdam, C., Boland, M., Dobbelsteen, J. & Verburg, I. (1994) The effects of man made gaps on germination, early survival, and morphology of Chlorocardium rodiei seedlings in Guyana. Journal of Tropical Ecology, 10: 245-260.
  • Steege H. ter, Bongers, F., and Werger M.J.A. (1996). Ecological constraints for forest management in the Guianas. in Sustainable management of the Guyana rain forests. ed Schmidt, P. and Schotveld, A. Co-production C-8, Hinkeloord report 18. Wageningen, the Netherlands.
  • Steege, H. ter, Boot, R.G.A., Brouwer, L., Hammond, D.S., Hout, P. van der, Jetten, V.G., Khan, Z., Polak, A.M., Raaimakers, D. and Zagt, R. (1995). Basic and applied research for sustainable rain forest management: the Tropenbos programme Guyana. Ecological Applications 5: 904-910.
  • Steege, H. ter and Cornelissen, J.H.C. (1988). Collecting and studying bryophytes in the canopy of standing rain forest trees. In: Glime JM (ed.) Methods in Bryology. Proc. Bryol. Meth. Workshop, Mainz. Pp 295 -290. Hattori Bot. Lab., Nichinan.
  • Steege, H. ter and Cornelissen, J.H.C. (1989). Distribution and ecology of vascular epiphytes in lowland rain forest in Guyana. Biotropica 21: 331-339.
  • Steege, H. ter and Hammond D.S.H. (1996). Forest management in the Guianas: Ecological and evolutionary constraints on timber production. BOS NiEuWSLETTER 15:62-69.
  • Steege, H. ter, Jetten, V.G., Polak, M. & Werger, M.J.A. (1993) Tropical rain forest types and soils in a watershed area in Guyana. Journal of Vegetation Science 4: 705-716.
  • Steege, H. ter & Persaud, C.A. (1991) The phenology of Guyanese timber species: a complication of a century of data of observations. Vegetatio 95 (2): 177-198
  • TB Steege, H. ter et al. (1996). Ecology and logging in a tropical rain forest in Guyana. With recommendations for forest management. Tropenbos Series 14, The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen, the Netherlands
  • Steege, H. ter, ter Welle, B.J.H. and Laming, P. (1997). The function of buttresses in Caryocar nuciferum in Guyana. Ecological and wood anatomical observations. IAWA Bulletin 18: 415-431.
  • Sullivan, C. (1997) The economic and social values of non-timber forest products on a forest village economy in N.W. Guyana. Tropenbos-Guyana Reports 97-4. Tropenbos-Guyana Programme, Georgetown, Guyana.
  • Tropenbos Guyana Programme (1997). Tropenbos Guyana Publications 1988-1996. Tropenbos-Guyana Reports 97-2. Tropenbos-Guyana Programme, Georgetown, Guyana.
  • Verheij, B. and Reinders, M. (1996). The status of extraction and marketing of timber and non-timber forest products by Amerindians in the Guyanese context. BOS NiEuWSLETTER 16(1).
  • Verhoeven, R.W.M.E. and M.A.M. Vissers (1993). Radar mapping Guyana. Radar mapping of the Mabura Hill region, the commonwealth rain forest site, coastal plain- and mangrove sites in Guyana. BCRS report 93-33, Delft, the Netehrlands.
  • Walcott, G. (1996). Sustainable forest management: Tropenbos's role. Guyana Review 44:32-33/43
  • TB Zagt, R. (1997). Tree demogaphy in the tropical rain forest of Guyana. Tropenbos Guyana Series 3. Tropenbos-Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana. PhD thesis Utrecht University ISBN: 90-3939-1741-0.
  • TB Walcott, G. (1998) Some aspects of the Tropenbos-Guyana Programme. Pp. 83-87 In: Tropenbos. Research in tropical rain forests: its challenges for the future. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen. (Available online in PDF format)
  • Zagt, R.J. (1997). Pre-dispersal and early post-dispersal demography and reproductive litter production in the tropical tree Dicymbe altsonii in Guyana. Journal of Tropical Ecology 13: 511-526.
  • TBZagt, R.J. (1997). Tree demography in the Tropical rain Forest of Guyana. Tropenbos - Guyana Series 2 (251 pp)
  • TB Zagt, R.J. (1998) Discussion and integration. Pp. 269-285 In: Tropenbos. Research in tropical rain forests: its challenges for the future. The Tropenbos Foundation, Wageningen. (Available online in PDF format)
  • Zagt, R.J. & M.J.A. Werger (1997) Spatial components of dispersal and survival for seeds and seedlings of two codominant tree species in the tropical rain forest of Guyana. Tropical Ecology 38(2): 343-355
  • Zagt, R.J. & M.J.A. Werger. (1998) Community structure and the demography of primary species in tropical rain forest. Pp. 193-219 in D.M. Newbery, H.H.T. Prins & N. Brown (eds) Dynamics of tropical communities. Blackwell Science, Oxford.

 

 

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