The Native Woodlands of Scotland: Ecology, Conservation and Management

The Native Woodlands of Scotland: Ecology, Conservation and Management

by Scott Wilson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780748692859
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publication date: 05/01/2015
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Scott Wilson is a Consultant Forester and Forest Ecologist based in Aberdeen. He has practised as a self-employed forestry and ecological consultant since 1998, holding the professional status of Chartered Forester since 2001. He is a regular contributor to forestry journals and publications.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements;
List of illustrations;
Abbreviations and acronyms;
Foreword;
Introduction;
Chapter 1. International context;
Chapter 2. Ecological context;
Chapter 3. Historical development;
Chapter 4. Pinewoods and montane scrub;
Chapter 5. Oak and birch woodlands;
Chapter 6. Ash, elm and hazel Woodlands; Colour plates and illustrations;
Chapter 7. Wet woodlands;
Chapter 8. Conservation of native woodlands;
Chapter 9. Expansion of native woodlands;
Chapter 10. Relationship with plantations;
Chapter 11. The future of native woodlands;
Chapter 12. Visiting native woodlands;
Bibliography;
Index.

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