Planted Forests: Contributions to the Quest for Sustainable Societies

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

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


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.


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

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-5135-6
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-2689-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0924-5480
  • Series Online ISSN 1875-1334
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