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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

Rubber plantation and its relationship with topographical factors in the border region of China, Laos and Myanmar

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

LIU X. (1) ; FENG Z. (1) ; JIANG L. (1) ; LI P. (1) ; LIAO C. (2) ; YANG Y. (1) ; YOU Z. (1) ;
(1) Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, Beijing, CHINE
(2) Univ. of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, CHINE

Abstract

The AA. examine the rubber plantation and its relationship with topographical factors in the border region of China, Laos and Myanmar. They show that for the period of time study, it expanded further in all directions with Jinghong City as the center. Also, a great proportion of rubber plantation concentrated in the appropriate elevation gradients between 600 and 1000 m. They also demonstrate that there in an increase in area at higher elevations and steeper slopes in China, while there were large appropriate topographical gradients for rubber plantation in Laos and Myanmar which benefited China for rubber trans-boundary expansion

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Journal of geographical sciences. Acta geographica sinica / ISSN 1009-637X

Editor : CHINE

Millesime : 2013, vol. 23, no6 [pp. 1019-1040]

Bibliographic references : 34 ref.

Collation : 4 fig., 8 tabl., 4 cartes

Language

Anglais

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Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1007/s11442-013-1060-4

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