In Honor of Bamboo Pioneers

Lucas, Susanne
December 2009
Bamboo: The Magazine of the American Bamboo Society;Dec2009, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p8
The article discusses four of the pioneers in bamboo research and conservation. These are Ueda Koichuiro, former Japan Bamboo Industries Association president and designer of the Rakusai Bamboo Park, Krit Samapuddhi, former managing director of Thailand's Forest Industry Organization which developed the forest village system, Floyd Alonzo McClure, author of "Bamboos: A Fresh Perspective," and Walter Liese, known as the "grandfather of the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (IN-BAR)."


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