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Essentials of Forestry Practice

By: CH Stoddard and GM Stoddard

407 pages, B/w photos & illus, tabs

John Wiley & Sons

Hardback | Apr 1987 | Edition: 4 | #53464 | ISBN: 0471842370
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About this book

Includes expanded treatments of small private forest owners, reflecting changing patterns in ownership; more information on new advances in timber volumes, growth, cut, and management; updated coverage of forest instruments; and more on pollution damage, reflecting current problems.


Contents

The Forestry Challenge; Forestry: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow; Characteristics and Growth Requirements of Forest Trees; The Composition and Distribution of Forests; Applying Silvicultural Systems; Measuring the Forest; Forest Management and Timber Production Finance; Logging and Measuring Forest Products; Protecting Forests from Fire, Insects and Diseases; Processing and Marketing Forest Products; Managing Forest Lands for Other Purposes; Organization and Administration of Forestry Programs; Appendixes; Index.

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