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Forest Management on Peatlands

  • Eero Paavilainen
  • Juhani Päivänen
Part of the Ecological Studies book series (ECOLSTUD, volume 111)

Abstract

In this chapter, two different cases of tree stands on virgin peatlands and their management are discussed. The northern European approach, based on the studies and observations made in Finland, is explained, and the description of the Canadian situation is mainly based on research and observations made in Ontario.

Keywords

Forest Management Pinus Sylvestris Tree Stand Picea Abies Dominant Height 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eero Paavilainen
    • 1
  • Juhani Päivänen
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Forest EcologyThe Finnish Forest Research InstituteVantaaFinland
  2. 2.Department of Forest Ecology, Faculty of Agriculture and ForestryUniversity of HelsinkiHelsinkiFinland

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