Canadian Forest Service Publications

Fertilizing soils for intensive silviculture: good news for Norway spruce. 2005. Paré, D. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Ste-Foy, Québec. Branching out Number 24.

Year: 2005

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 26303

Language: English

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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The objective of intensive silviculture, or the cultivation of fast-growing species, is to maximize the production of forest biomass in a minimum of time. This sustainable forest management approach has worthwhile potential to protect Canada's forest heritage.

Also available under the title:
Fertiliser les sols en ligniculture : bonne nouvelle pour l'épinette de Norvège. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 24. (French)