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Forestry Compendium

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Chemical, physical and biological characteristics of forest soils are very important for foresters especially for assessing the capacity of forest sites for timber production. More and more foresters started to take into consideration the relation between the forest soils, the tree layer...

Author(s)
Enescu, C. M.; Dincă, L.; Bratu, I. A.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers Series - Management, Economic Engineering in Agriculture and Rural Development, 2018, 18, 4, pp 109-112
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A pure, 2 x 1 m (5,000 plants ha-1) plantation of northern red oak was established in the park of Mikes Castle (Zăbala, Covasna County) in the spring of 2012. The local ecological conditions (mean annual temperature 7.6°C, mean annual rainfall 616 mm, brown acid soil) are of moderate fertility for...

Author(s)
Uşurelu, B. M.; Timar, K. K.; Stan, G. E.; Benedek-Bloju, A. F.; Cioacă, S. I.; Nicolescu, V. N.
Publisher
Marin Dracea National Research-Development Institute in Forestry, co-published with Faculty of Forestry, Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava, Ilfov, Romania
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Bucovina Forestiera, 2019, 19, 1, pp 7-18
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Technical harvesting ages were calculated for the main wood species in Romania: Norway spruce, silver fir, Austrian pine, European larch, European beech, sessile oak, pedunculated oak, Turkey oak, Hungarian oak, European hornbeam, silver birch, silver linden, willow, black locust, silver poplar and ...

Author(s)
Cotos, A.; Duduman, G.
Publisher
Marin Dracea National Research-Development Institute in Forestry, co-published with Faculty of Forestry, Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava, Ilfov, Romania
Citation
Bucovina Forestieră, 2017, 17, 2, pp 115-129
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Natural ecosystems represent one of the most important resources for humanity, being the best keepers of biological diversity. Natural forests are the most complex terrestrial ecosystems and represent the most important models for sustainable use of the managed forests. South-Western Romania (the...

Author(s)
Turcu, D. O.; Merce, O.; Biriș, I. A.
Publisher
Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului Timișoara, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Journal of Horticulture, Forestry and Biotechnology, 2016, 20, 4, pp 145-150
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Public media and some forestry literature offer overestimate age for large diameter trees. The dendrochronological methods, like tree ring counting, are the most accurate way to establish the real age of trees. In this paper we present and inventory of the oldest trees for the main species in...

Author(s)
Popa, I.
Publisher
National Institute of Forest Research and Development (INCDS), Ilfov, Romania
Citation
Revista de Silvicultură și Cinegetică, 2016, 21, 38, pp 31-34
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In this study, different approaches were used to investigate the vulnerability of beech forests, located at the eastern limit of their natural range, to climate change. To accomplish this, six 2500 m2 plots were sampled in four European beech forest genetic resources, located in Romania at...

Author(s)
Budeanu, M.; Petritan, A. M.; Popescu, F.; Vasile, D.; Tudose, N. C.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Notulae Botanicae, Horti Agrobotanici, Cluj-Napoca, 2016, 44, 2, pp 625-633
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In this article we present some of the potential use of airborne LiDAR for forestry in Romania. LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) provides accurate 3D remote sensing data at high speed. This technology consists of laser pulses that are reflected by the forest canopy, ground and in between...

Author(s)
Apostol, B.; Petrila, M.; Lorent, A.; Gancz, V.; Creț, A.
Publisher
Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania
Citation
Proceedings of the Biennial International Symposium, Forest and Sustainable Development, Brașov, Romania, 15-16th October 2010, 2011, pp 513-518
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Old-growth forests are often looked at as reference for close to nature silviculture, which aims to manage forests in a natural way. An important component of these forests is the large amount of deadwood they possess; the role of dead wood in the forest ecosystem has been well recognised. A...

Author(s)
Vasile, D.; Petritan, A. M.; Tudose, N. C.; Toiu, F. L.; Scarlatescu, V.; Petritan, I. C.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Notulae Botanicae, Horti Agrobotanici, Cluj-Napoca, 2017, 45, 2, pp 639-645
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In the present paper are presented the results of research of pure European bech forests with Symphytum cordatum encountered in Codru-Moma Mountains (North-Western Romania). The pure European bech forests, falling in Symphyto cordati-Fagetum association Vida (1959) 1963, achieved a forestry...

Author(s)
Pășcuț, C. G.; Petru, B.
Publisher
University of Oradea Publishing House, Oradea, Romania
Citation
Natural Resources and Sustainable Development, 2012, 2, pp 89-98
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One of the consequences of the most valuable populations represents the strategy plan of genetically resources utilization for export. It is known that in Romania exist centres of extremely valuable genes, with remarkable growing performances in different sides from Europe. In this way has creating ...

Author(s)
Lazăr, A. N.
Publisher
University of Oradea Publishing House, Oradea, Romania
Citation
Analele Universității din Oradea, Fascicula: Protecția Mediului, 2012, 19, pp 455-460

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