Canadian Forest Service Publications

Annotated Bibliography on the Impact of Silviculture and Management on Wood Fibre Attributes for Eight Major Canadian Commercial Tree Species / Bibliographie annotée sur les répercussions de la sylviculture et de l’aménagement sur les caractéristiques de la fibre ligneuse de huit essences commerciales canadiennes importantes. 2012. Swift, D.E.; LeBrun Ruff, A.; Leger, C.; Comeau, G.; Duchesne, I.; MacKenzie, J. Information Report FI-X-007. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Canadian Wood Fibre Centre, Fredericton, NB

Year: 2012

Issued by: Canadian Wood Fibre Centre

Catalog ID: 34137

Language: English / French

Series: Information Report (CWFC - CFS)

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This annotated bibliography contains 518 citations, mostly of North American and European origin. It focuses on the following eight species of commercial importance in Canada: white spruce (Picea glauca (Moench) Voss), black spruce (Picea mariana (Mill.) B.S.P.), jack pine (Pinus banksiana Lamb.), balsam fir (Abies balsamea (L.) Mill.), Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco), lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta Dougl.), trembling aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx.), and sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh.). The focus of this research was to determine the impact of silviculture on a selected and key group of fiber attributes for fire-origin and second-growth stands.