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Since ancient times, the forests are source of materials which people use in their everyday life, including: wood and non-wood forest products as balsam resin, wood kindling, tanning substances, medicinal products; food products such as forest fruits, mushrooms etc. In this work, the development of ...

Author(s)
Stoyanova, M.
Publisher
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Forest Research Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Conference proceedings, 90 years forest research institute - for the society and nature, Sofia, Bulgaria, 24-26 October 2018, 2018, pp 45-52
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Currently, clonal of forest tree is gaining importance due to the yield improvement and low variability in different wood characteristics. Hybrid trees from clonal forest are importantly characterized in term of wood quality for finding suitable uses. Accordingly, three clones (HD3, K47, H4) of...

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Sharma, S. K.; Shukla, S. R.; Sujatha, M.
Publisher
Research, Development and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, 2018, 5, 2, pp 95-102
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Based on a survey about perceptions of industrial tree plantations of 606 respondents living in the vicinity of such plantations over three Indonesian islands, a clear divide was recorded, with evidence of more negative perceptions around acacia (pulp and paper) plantations in Sumatra and...

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Pirard, R.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
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CIFOR Infobrief, 2016, No.152, pp 4 pp.
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The article describes horizontal structure of the tree layer, natural regeneration, snags and crown projections of natural beech stands on three permanent research plots in the wide altitudinal range in the Krkonoše Mts (Czech Republic). The spatial structure was classified from 1980 to 2010 and...

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Vacek, Z.; Vacek, S.; Bílek, L.; Remeš, J.; Štefančík, I.
Publisher
Institute of Dendrology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kórnik, Poland
Citation
Dendrobiology, 2015, 73, pp 33-45
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The objective of this work is to evaluate the effect of alginite on the growth parameters of seedlings of Douglas-fir, Scots pine and line mixture of pedunculate oak, red oak and Norway maple (broadleaves) on former agricultural land with an unfavourable hydrophysical regime. The research plot...

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Tužinský, M.; Kupka, I.; Podrázský, V.; Prknová, H.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2015, 61, 9, pp 399-405
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A forestry nursery in Tokoroa, New Zealand grows approximately 3 million Radiata pine seedlings per annum of which about 65% (2 million) are of suitable quality for forestry plantations. The high rejection rate of 35% was attributed to poorly trained, seasonal workers and unsophisticated equipment. ...

Author(s)
Duke, M.; McGuinness, B.; Kunnemeyer, R.
Publisher
INMA Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
International Symposium of ISB-INMA TEH. Agricultural and Mechanical Engineering, Bucharest, Romania, 29-31 October 2015, 2015, pp 25-32
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The genus Cedrela includes tropical and sub-tropical trees with high value timber on the market. The species are distributed in a range that extends from southern Mexico to Argentina, where they can be found within the Yungas and Paranaense Rainforest. Face of global climate change, biodiversity...

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Grignola, J.; Acreche, M.; Rienzo, J. di; Gatto, M.; Fornes, L.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA), Departamento de Publicaciones, Prensa y Difusion, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citation
RIA, Revista de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, 2014, 40, 3, pp 260-268
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The changes of areas of eight tree species in Lithuania during the past century were analysed. Aiming to apply the different approaches in forest studies, the Exponential smoothing method for forecasting the changes of the tree areas for the 25 years was used. The data dating from 1922 was analyzed ...

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Varnagirytė-Kabašinskienė, I.; Kabašinskas, A.
Publisher
Latvia University of Agriculture, Jelgava, Latvia
Citation
Annual 20th International Scientific Conference Proceedings "Research for Rural Development" Jelgava, Latvia, 21-23 May 2014. Volume 2, 2014, pp 35-41
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Some adverse effects of human activities on the environment are observed with the development of civilization. Urban centers have a well-developed industrial infrastructure and transportation, hence the presence of numerous and diverse sources of environmental pollution. The aim of the study was to ...

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Hajduk, E.; Kaniuczak, J.
Publisher
Polish Society for Magnesium Research, Olsztyn, Poland
Citation
Journal of Elementology, 2014, 19, 4, pp 1001-1019
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Estimation of tree biomass is an essential part of studies on carbon sequestration and cycling in forest ecosystem. Small trees grow in the understory and allometric development is different from that of mature trees. However, less attention has been paid to biomass estimates of small trees,...

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Wang JinSong; Fan Juan; Fan XiuHua; Zhang ChunYu; Wu, L.; Gadow, K. V.
Publisher
Institute of Dendrology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kórnik, Poland
Citation
Dendrobiology, 2013, 70, pp 13-25

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