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After abandoning the silvicultural system coppice-with-standards in the year 1950, the crown of standards developed gradually under the growing influence of their competitors. This study examines the crowns of remnant oak standards in two forest types, in riparian forest in lowland along big river...

Author(s)
Salek, L.; Sİvacİoglu, A.; Topacoglu, O.; Zahradnik, D.; Jerabkova, L.; Machar, I.
Publisher
Parlar Scientific Publications, Freising, Germany
Citation
Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 2017, 26, 6, pp 4023-4032
Abstract

Nitrogen-fixing trees are often used in disturbed areas to promote soil development and to prepare the ground for more demanding tree species. However, their effect on the establishment of climax tree species has seldom been tested. We mapped the occurrence of volunteer seedlings of European beech...

Author(s)
Frouz, J.; Vobořilová, V.; Janoušová, I.; Kadochová, Š.; Matějíček, L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Ecological Engineering, 2015, 77, pp 1-8
Abstract

Precommercial thinning studies were performed in eight hardwood stands in southern Sweden. Birch (Betula pendula Roth and B. pubescens Ehrh.) was the dominating tree species, but aspen (Populus tremula L.), black alder [Alnus glutinosa (L.) Gaertn.] and lime (Tilia cordata Mill.) were also present. ...

Author(s)
Rytter, L.; Werner, M.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 2007, 22, 3, pp 198-210
Abstract

This issue contains 10 papers describing the silviculture of deciduous trees in Estonia. Specifically, the topics discussed are: (1) growing broadleaves; (2) deciduous trees in Estonia; (3) economic aspect of afforestation on abandoned agricultural lands; (4) cultivation of oak (Quercus robur) in...

Author(s)
Tullus, H.; Vares, A.
Publisher
Eesti Põllumajandusülikool, Metsanduslik Uurimisinstituut, Tartu, Estonia
Citation
Akadeemilise Metsaseltsi Toimetised, 2001, 14, pp 139 pp.
Abstract

Research was conducted to identify the habitats present in mosaics made up of grasslands, poplar woods, shrublands, reedlands and spontaneous woodland in the Picardy area in France. Phytoecological surveys were undertaken in 6 sites of about 40 ha each (3 in the Oise valley, 2 in the Somme valley...

Author(s)
Rolland, B.; Paillassa, É.
Publisher
Institut pour le Développement Forestier, Paris, France
Citation
Forêt-Entreprise, 2005, No.161, pp 53-57
Abstract

The course of the river Mura in Upper Podravina, Croatia, has remained relatively intact without hydroelectric power stations. This allows willows (Salix spp.) to germinate on mud and sand deposits after water has receded in spring; in such places thick young growth of willow may contain 830 000...

Author(s)
Belčić, B.
Publisher
Hrvatsko Šumarsko Društvo (Croatian Forestry Society), Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Šumarski List, 2004, 128, 3/4, pp 103-118
Abstract

This dossier is in 3 parts. The first is an article, 'Le projet 'Bois Artisanat' [The Wood for Handicrafts Project], describes the work of this cooperative project in the Loiret-Sologne region of France, in which the common experience was explored of the regional study group for economic forestry...

Author(s)
Chatelperron, A. de; Brosse, P.; Vallée, B.; Sevrin, E.
Publisher
Institut pour le Développement Forestier, Paris, France
Citation
Forêt-Entreprise, 2001, No. 138, pp 25-40
Abstract

Some results from test plots of Alnus glutinosa growing in the Landes region of SW France are presented, particularly the (chemical) control of shoot regrowth on stumps following clear cutting, and the best type of planting stock for afforestation or reforestation. Test plots are located in old...

Author(s)
Vaast, V.; Billac, J. M.
Citation
Forêts de France, 1996, No. 397, pp 22-27
Abstract

This study investigated the characteristics of forest ecosystems on the Borská nížina lowland (including the Morava river alluvium) in Slovakia. The forests occurring on the Morava river alluvium include hard-wooded floodplain (Quercus robur, Fraxinus angustifolia), transitional floodplain (also...

Author(s)
Kubíček, F.
Publisher
SAP - Slovak Academic Press Ltd, Bratislava, Slovakia
Citation
Ekológia (Bratislava), 2003, 22, Supp 2, pp 222-230
Abstract

The Virgin Forest Nature Reserve, in Järvseja, Estonia, was set up on Compartment 226 on the initiative of Professor A. Mathiesen in 1924. Felling trees, removal of dead or fallen trees, cattle grazing, hunting or other human activities are not permitted here. At present, the total area of this...

Author(s)
Kasesalu, H.
Publisher
Eesti Põllumajandusülikool, Tartu, Estonia
Citation
Metsanduslikud Uurimused, 2001, 35, pp 74-88

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