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CTA. 1994. Wokabout somil.... Spore 50. CTA, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
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Wokabout somil... ...is the title of a 25 minute video
...is the title of a 25 minute video produced for the charity the United Kingdom Foundation for the People's of the South Pacific. The subject is the use of portable 'Wokabout somils' as a new community-based technique for sustainable tropical forestry. The video shows the damage done by industrial logging, and the manufacture and operation of the wokabout somil (walk-about sawmills) in Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, and the successful export of wokabout-produced `eco-timber`. The format of the video is VHS-PAL. It costs \9C22 including overseas postage and is available from: Acacia Productions Ltd 80 Weston Park London N8 9TB, UK