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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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Abstracted models for assessing reforestation stocking in spruce–aspen mixedwoods

Craig Farnden.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5258 words.

Individual tree growth models are often constructed with much more complexity than is required for many of the tasks to which they might be applied. In many cases, they also have detailed...

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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 Fagus sylvatica and Acer pseudoplatanus 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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Agricultural Expansion and Tropical Deforestation: Poverty, International Trade and Land Use

David R. Humphreys.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

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

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Allelopathic behaviour of Chinese fir from plantations of different ages

Long-Chi Chen and Si-Long Wang.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

April 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 3291 words.

Allelopathy of Chinese fir [Cunninghamia lanceolata (Lamb.) Hook.] has been considered an important cause of productivity decline in successive rotations in Chinese fir plantations. Growth...

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Allometric relationships for needle area of different needle age classesin young Scots pines: needles, branches and trees

Chun-Wang Xiao and R. Ceulemans.

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.

Allometric equations describing projected needle area of individual branches and of the entire crown were developed and studied for 10-year-old Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) trees....

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Alternative definitions of growth and removals and implications for forest sustainability

Paul C. Van Deusen and Francis A. Roesch.

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. 2626 words.

Alternative definitions for growth and removals from a forest being monitored over time are discussed. It is shown that the definitions that are used in practice may not be what one would...

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Ameliorating conflicts among deer, elk, cattle and/or other ungulates and other forest uses: a synthesis

Russell T. Graham, Theresa B. Jain and James L. Kingery.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

July 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8412 words.

In many boreal and temperate forests, ungulates are an important feature valued by many stakeholders. However, conflicts often arise due to the use of a forest by both domestic and wild...

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Amounts and nutrient weights in litterfall, and their annual cycles, from a series of fertilizer experiments on pole-stage Sitka spruce

J. D. MILLER, J. M. COOPER and H. G. MILLER.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 1996 .

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

Litterfall from both control and fertilized (NPK) plots was collected over a 5-year period from trees aged 25–30 in six stands of Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis (Bong.) Carr.) stratified by...

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Analysing effects of thinning on stand volume growth in relation to site conditions: A case study for even-aged Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis (Bong.) Carr.)

J.P. Skovsgaard.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 2009; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8729 words.

This study challenges all-else-equal assumptions in the analysis of thinning effects and more specifically those regarding local variation in forest site productivity. It is demonstrated...

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An analysis and comparison of predictors of random parameters demonstrated on planted loblolly pine diameter growth prediction

Chengcai Ni and Gordon D. Nigh.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

April 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6385 words.

Non-linear mixed effects (NLME) models are now common in the forestry literature. The fixed effects parameters are estimated in the model fitting stage. For new individuals, the random...

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An analysis of crown condition of Picea, Fagus and Abies in relation to environment in Switzerland

R. WEBSTER, A. RIGLING and L. WALTHERT.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 1996 .

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

The health of Swiss forests is now being monitored at some 160 permanent sites at 8 km intervals on a square grid. Data on the conditions of the tree crowns in 1993 and on the soil,...

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