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Essentials of Forestry Practice / Edition 4
     

Essentials of Forestry Practice / Edition 4

by Charles H. Stoddard, Glenn M. Stoddard
 

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ISBN-10: 0471842370

ISBN-13: 9780471842378

Pub. Date: 03/04/1987

Publisher: Wiley

Principles of forestry are introduced with emphasis on actual field practices, both traditional and modern. The fourth edition includes expanded treatments of small private forest owners, reflecting changing patterns in ownership; more informtion on new advances in timber volumes, growth, cut, and management; updated coverage of forest instruments; and more on

Overview

Principles of forestry are introduced with emphasis on actual field practices, both traditional and modern. The fourth edition includes expanded treatments of small private forest owners, reflecting changing patterns in ownership; more informtion on new advances in timber volumes, growth, cut, and management; updated coverage of forest instruments; and more on pollution damage, reflecting current problems. Each significant field practice is illustrated with photos, drawings, and tables for easier comprehension.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471842378
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/04/1987
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
1,322,334
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

The Forestry Challenge.

Forestry: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.

Characteristics and Growth Requirements of Forest Trees.

The Composition and Distribution of Forests.

Applying Silvicultural Systems.

Measuring the Forest.

Forest Management and Timber Production Finance.

Logging and Measuring Forest products.

Protecting Forests from Fire, Insects, and Diseases.

Processing and Marketing Forest Products.

Managing Forest Lands for other Purposes.

Organization and Administration of Forestry Programs.

Appendixes.

Index.

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