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Caring for Small Woods: A Practical Manual for Woodland Owners, Woodland Managers, Woodland Craftsmen, Foresters, Land Agents, Project Officers, Conservationists, Teachers and Students

Handbook / Manual

By: Ken Broad(Author)

233 pages, b/w photos, illustrations, tables


Paperback | Dec 1998 | #77332 | ISBN: 1853834548
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Hardback | Aug 2017 | #239795 | ISBN-13: 9781138427075
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About this book

Written by one of the UK's leading woodland management experts, this book is a clear and practical guide to the management and conservation of woods up to ten hectares. Complete with information on buying and selling woods, useful contact addresses and a glossary of terms.


- Introduction
- Management Planning
- Timber Production and Wood Products
- Restocking and Establishment
- Landscape and Visual Amenity
- Wildlife Conservation
- Recreation
- Sporting
- Shelter

Appendix 1:Recognizing Ancient Woodlands
Appendix 2: A Plan of Operations for a Small Wood
Appendix 3: Purchasing and Disposing of Woods
Appendix 4: Useful Addresses
Appendix 5: Further Reading

Glossary of Woodland Terms

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