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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 405084, 7 pages
Research Article

Planting Jatropha curcas on Constrained Land: Emission and Effects from Land Use Change

Department of Land Management, Faculty of Agriculture, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, 43400 Serdang, Malaysia

Received 21 September 2011; Accepted 19 October 2011

Academic Editors: A. S. Hursthouse and G. O. Thomas

Copyright © 2012 M. S. Firdaus and M. H. A. Husni. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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