Slide Title

Planting Field

Slide ID

CV-81-168

_pkUnique ID

CV81168

Slide Date

1981

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Island

Santo Antoão

City / Village

Cova

Date

1981

Description

Local people plant "leucina" seedlings in a part of the island that is a volcanic caldeira on property owned by John Peter Santos. Leucina is a non-governmental reforestation experiment conducted by David Baxter, Pedro Almeida, John P. Santos and Joe Alves Jr. (see slide 81-053). A volcanic caldeira is a large crater formed by volcanci explosion or by collapse of a volcanic cone.

Keywords

planting; reforestation; seedlings; David Baxter; John P. Santos; Joe Alves Jr;

Social Theme

Reforestation

Notes

http://digitalcommons.ric.edu/baxter_gallery/281/
Retrieved 11 October 2012

http://www.thefreedictionary.com/Volcanic+caldera
Retrieved 11 October 2012

Copyright

Rhode Island College

Box

1

Folder

5

Image Dimensions

5292 × 3493

Software

VueScan

Date Time Scanned

8-5-2012 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

3.1 MB

Document Type

Image

Keywords

planting; reforestation; seedlings; David Baxter; John P. Santos; Joe Alves Jr;

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