Canadian Forest Service Publications

Assessing partial harvests: fifty years later. 2005. Archambault, L. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Ste-Foy, Québec. Branching out. Number 18. 1 p.

Year: 2005

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 32305

Language: English

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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Forests in Quebec’s sugar maple–yellow birch bioclimatic domain have been exploited for over 200 years. After harvesting, these stands are often plagued by problems such as decreased conifer content, decreased stem quality and competition from undesirable species.

Also available under the title:
Regard sur les coupes partielles : cinquante ans plus tard. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 18. (French)