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Reducing the impacts of natural hazards on vulnerable communities and countries through sound environmental management policies and approaches in disaster risk reduction.

US: Guidelines for regenerating southern pine beetle spots

23 Jul 2015, USDA, United States of America - gov

Guidelines for Regenerating Southern Pine Beetle Spots, a general technical report by the Southern Research Station, provides detailed guidance for regenerating pines in areas within forest stands where trees have been killed by southern pine beetle. It provides a suggested course of action in relation to their goals, stand conditions, and the nature of the insect infestation...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 4.1 [PDF, 104Kb]Disaster risk reduction is an integral objective of environment related policies and plans, including for land use natural resource management and adaptation to climate change
  • Indicator 4.2 [PDF, 102Kb]Social development policies and plans are being implemented to reduce the vulnerability of populations most at risk

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