Fussing and fighting about FAO’s forest figures


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Within hours of sending off the last POLEX message about the FAO Global Forest Resources Assessment 2000, I received a flood of messages criticizing the assessment and telling that I should the World Resources Institute’s critique of the assessment. In fact, I had already read their critique, but you might want to as well. You can find it at: http://www.wri.org/press/fao_fra5.html

If you would like someone to send it to you as a pdf e-mail attachment, try writing Emily Matthews at: emily@wri.org

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