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Planted Forests: Contributions to the Quest for Sustainable Societies

  • James Reid Boyle
  • Jack K. Winjum
  • Kathleen Kavanagh
  • Edward C. Jensen
Book

Part of the Forestry Sciences book series (FOSC, volume 56)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-2
  2. Introduction to Planted Forests

  3. The Nature and Uses of Planted Forests

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. John W. Turnbull
      Pages 37-52
    3. Richard K. Hermann, Denis P. Lavender
      Pages 53-70
    4. Paul E. Heilman
      Pages 89-93
    5. Rex B. McCullough
      Pages 111-118
    6. Alan J. Long, P. K. Ramachandran Nair
      Pages 145-174
    7. Constance A. Harrington
      Pages 175-190
  4. Technical and Social Considerations for Planted Forests

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. Steven C. Grossnickle, Ben C. S. Sutton
      Pages 213-226

About this book

Introduction

Planted forests, from irrigated eucalypts in Brazil to Douglas-fir seedlings in the mountains of Oregon, are described and discussed by international experts. The varieties, purposes, forms, and ecological, economic and social aspects of planted forests are considered in technical details and in case studies from temperate and tropical regions of the world.

Keywords

Forestry Urban forestry biotechnology development forest plantation forestry production

Editors and affiliations

  • James Reid Boyle
    • 1
  • Jack K. Winjum
    • 1
  • Kathleen Kavanagh
    • 1
  • Edward C. Jensen
    • 1
  1. 1.Forest Resources Department, College of ForestryOregon State UniversityCorvallisUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Planted Forests: Contributions to the Quest for Sustainable Societies
  • Editors James Reid Boyle
    Jack K. Winjum
    Kathleen Kavanagh
    Edward C. Jensen
  • Series Title Forestry Sciences
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-2689-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-7923-5468-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-90-481-5135-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-94-017-2689-4
  • Series ISSN 0924-5480
  • Series E-ISSN 1875-1334
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VI, 476
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Forestry
    Forestry Management
    Tree Biology
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