Principles for Successful Tree Planting

Principles for Successful Tree Planting

The right tree for the right place and the right purpose.

Trees (provenances, species genotypes) from the right seed sources should be suited to their purpose and environment. Planters, whether individuals or communities, should carefully consider what they wish to achieve, and what their actions may imply in terms of cultivation and management, and possible effects apart from the main purpose, including effects of societal, environmental and biodiversity value.

Download the guide to find out what makes a tree planting initiative successful.

Author: CIFOR-ICRAF

Publisher: CIFOR-ICRAF

Language: English

Year: 2020

Keyword(s): biodiversity, CIFOR, communities, community led, forest management, forestry, forests, ICRAF, nature, restoration, tree planting, treeplanting, trees

Ecosystem(s): Forests

Location(s): Global