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Some aspects of silvicultural forest pest management

Thomas Stephen Ward

Some aspects of silvicultural forest pest management

by Thomas Stephen Ward

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Published by Pest Management Program, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University in Barnaby, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest insects -- Control.,
  • Forest protection.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas Stephen Ward.
    SeriesPest management papers -- no. 23.
    ContributionsSimon Fraser University. Pestology Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 94 p. ;
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14210708M
    ISBN 100864910215
    OCLC/WorldCa8193310

    Forest Pest Management Institute Forestry Canada P.O. Box Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. P6A 5M7 Tel. () Coordinator, TSPTWP, Dave Bewick Atlantic Forest Seed Centre R.R. #6 Fredericton, N.B. E3B Tel. () Editor Of the Newsbulletin, Hugh O. S chooley Petawawa National Forestry Institute Forestry Canada P.O. Box Forest insects: a text-book for the use of students in forest schools, colleges, and universities, and for forest workers / (New York, London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc., ), by Rennie W. Doane, H. E. Burke, W. J. Chamberlin, and Edwin C. Van Dyke (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).

    The Amazon forest, with about million hectares, represents 70% of the total forest area of the eight countries sharing the Amazon Basin. Between and , the Amazon forest area decreased % per year (almost million hectares); however, the rate of net loss during this period decreased 50%, from % to % [].Common causes of primary forest degradation in the region are Author: Jorge Chávez Rodríguez, César Sabogal. Resources are listed alphabetically by topic, including websites, publications, and videos, on over 40 different topics. Tip: use your browser’s “find” or “search” function to search for a keyword of interest. Three Key Resources: Washington State Consulting Forester and Silvicultural contractor Directory.

    This book was written in response to the confused information presented in the popular press about the forestry situation in West Africa, and aims to present some of the positive aspects (rather than emphasizing the deforestation aspects) to people already informed to some degree about forestry in general. The book describes and analyses the, mostly experimental, silvicultural systems in use in Cited by:   He has since joined the planning side of the plant and is a silvicultural forester organizing plants and many other crucial aspects of forest regeneration. We discuss the reality of planting and get into some of the basics behind how we decide what to plant where and why.


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