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Lands and Forestry

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Module 2: Harvesting Systems

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Lesson 1 - The Clearcut System

  • Cutting with Natural and Artificial Regeneration
Lesson 2 - Shelterwood Harvesting System
  • The Uniform Method; The Strip Method; The Seed Tree Method
Lesson 3 - The Selection System
  • Single Tree Selection; Group Selection
Lesson 4 - Putting it all Together
  • Planning; Wildlife; Landscaping; Erosion Control; Hiring a Contractor; Estimating Volume, Choosing a harvesting System Exercise - Recommendations, Conclusions


Preface

Glossary

Conclusions

Further Reading

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