Barker, David; Miller, David, J.
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Geography and Geology; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Farming on the fringe: Small scale agriculture on the edge of the Cockpit Country
Barker, David; McGregor, D. F. M.
Environment and development in the Caribbean: Geographical perspectives
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The Press, University of the West Indies
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Documents the impact of small-scale agriculture on the northern margin of Cockpit Country, northwest Jamaica and shows how the pattern of encroachment is significantly controlled by the physical landscape. Forms part of a larger research project to map and analyse the process of encroachment and invasion by pioneer small farmers into the glades and fertile cockpits of this proposed national park area .....