Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Rainforest silviculture.

Abstract

In Part A of this report silvicultural prescriptions are presented for the management of Tasmanian rain forests. Part B describes the ecology and silviculture of the rain forests, under the headings definition, distribution, description of rainforest types, regeneration in undisturbed rainforest, development of silvicultural treatments, silviculture of tall myrtle (M+) [Nothofagus cunninghamii] forests, silviculture of low shrubby (M-) forests, and silviculture of rainforest dominated by huon pine [Lagarostrobos franklinii].