This guide gives an overview of concepts and approaches for the conservation and management of forest genetic resources. It focuses on the planning of conservation, identifying research needs, participatory action, and regional and international approaches. It is most useful for researchers and policy makers.
FAO, FLD, IPGRI, 2004, Forest genetic resources conservation and management. Volume 1: overview, concepts and some systematic approaches , https://www.bioversityinternational.org/fileadmin/_migrated/uploads/tx_news/Forest_genetic_resources_conservation_and_management__overview__concepts_and_some_systematic_approaches__Vol._1_1018.pdf