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Ecological modelling of agroforestry systems



Ecological modelling of agroforestry systems



Agroforestry Abstracts 6(4): 207-247



This review begins by considering three uses of models: to describe a system (descriptive models); to generate management recommendations (prescriptive models); and to predict system behaviour and the consequences of management actions (predictive models). Three types of predictive model are considered in more detail: those based on diagrams; those based on qualitative understanding; and those based on mathematical relationships.

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