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Aboveground and belowground biomass and carbon pools in highland temperate forest landscape in Central Mexico

Alma Mendoza-Ponce and Leopoldo Galicia.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

December 2010; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6589 words.

Temperate forests play a significant role in the global carbon cycle. However, deforestation, land use changes and differences in successional and species composition cause a spatial...

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Accuracy and precision of two laser dendrometers

J. P. SKOVSGAARD, V. K. JOHANNSEN and J. K. VANCLAY.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Two commercial laser dendrometers were tested under controlled and field conditions, and contrasted with alternative instruments. Testing focused on height measurement, but also considered...

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Adaptive Governance, Integrating Science, Policy and Decision Making

Hugh Miller.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

December 2006; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 1387 words.

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Additionality and climate change mitigation by the UK forest sector

Gregory Valatin.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

October 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 10700 words.

Although widely considered to be a core aspect of quality assurance of climate change mitigation activities, additionality remains a source of much controversy in relation to carbon...

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Advance <i>Fagus sylvatica</i> and <i>Acer pseudoplatanus</i> seedlings dominate tree regeneration in a mixed broadleaved former coppice-with-standards forest

Catherine Collet, Alexandre Piboule, Olivier Leroy and Henri Frochot.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

April 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6904 words.

This study assessed the species composition and the development of regeneration plots in gaps created by a windstorm in a mixed-species broadleaved stand. The stand was a former...

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Advances in modelling and decision support systems for vegetation management in young forest plantations

Brian Richardson, Michael S. Watt, Euan G. Mason and Darren J. Kriticos.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2006; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8426 words.

The two most common forest vegetation management objectives are to (1) minimize resource competition, and (2) to develop methods for managing specific weed species. This paper reviews...

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The advantages and disadvantages of the application of genetic engineering to forest trees: a discussion

J.H. Mathews and M.M. Campbell.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

This review briefly examines moral arguments for and against genetic engineering (GE) technology in trees, finding equal support for both sides of the debate. Subsequently, environmental...

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Aerodynamic modelling of trees for small-scale wind tunnel studies

Christof Gromke and Bodo Ruck.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

July 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6107 words.

In building and environmental aerodynamics, wind tunnel studies of natural vegetative structures like bushes or trees have to be modelled. From a fluid mechanical point of view, these...

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Aesthetic considerations in British Forestry

O. W. R. LUCAS.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

The paper ‘Aesthetic Considerations in British Forestry’ (Dallimore, 1927) is reviewed from a current perspective. The subsequent lack of attention to the appearance of afforestation led to...

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The after-effects of reproductive environment in shortleaf pine

R.C. Schmidtling and V. Hipkins.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Thirteen identical controlled crosses were made among 22 shortleaf pine (Pinus echinata Mill.) clones growing in two contrasting reproductive environments: a seed orchard in central...

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