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      Biosphere Reserve Information



Photo: Mt Odaigahara & Mt Omine BR
  Brief description   Landscape monitoring
Conservation project for Hondo spruce (Picea jezoensis) forest
Monitoring and research on decline of forest and ground vegetation caused by tree barking and foraging by Sika deer (Cervus nippon centralis)
Sika deer (population density, distribution, herd composition, seasonal migration, food habits; population quality etc.)
Life and physiology of component woody plants of forest for examination of restoration
  Specific variables...    
  Abiotic   n.a.
  Biodiversity   Conservation, ecology, methodologies, plants, population genetics/population dynamics, restoration/rehabilitation/redevelopment, sub-tropical and temperate rainforest/sub-tropical forest.
  Socio-economic   n.a.
  Integrated monitoring   Landscape inventorying/monitoring.

Last updated: 10/12/2007

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