Introduction to Forest Science

Introduction to Forest Science

by Raymond A. Young
     
 

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An updated and expanded edition of the introductory forestry text. Treatment is comprehensive and more advanced than other forestry textbooks, featuring new chapters on range management, watershed management, and remote sensing, along with revised chapters on measurement of the forest, structure and function of forest trees, and structure and properties of wood.… See more details below

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An updated and expanded edition of the introductory forestry text. Treatment is comprehensive and more advanced than other forestry textbooks, featuring new chapters on range management, watershed management, and remote sensing, along with revised chapters on measurement of the forest, structure and function of forest trees, and structure and properties of wood. There is expanded material on the use of computers in forestry and on genetic engineering applications. Contains excellent tables and illustrations.

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A revision of a textbook that has become a standard since first publication in 1982. Features new chapters on range management, watershed management, and remote sensing, along with revised chapters on measurement of the forest, structure and function of forest trees, and structure and properties of wood. There is expanded material on the use of computers in forestry and on genetic engineering applications. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780471064381
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/1982
Pages:
554

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