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Species choice, planting and establishment in temperate and boreal forests: meeting the challenge of global change

Code: 9781786765017
Christophe Orazio, European Forest Institute, France; Peter Freer-Smith, University of California-Davis, USA; Tim Payn, Scion and Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, New Zealand; and Tom Fox, Rayonier Inc., USA

Chapter synopsis: Due to global change, there is a need to question most of the practices used to establish forests. This chapter provides discussion of the current issues for most of the key processes of forest establishment and highlights the importance of the choice of genetic material in the establishment of plantation forests. It confirms that more knowledge and accurate decision support will be needed in the near future and that new resilience strategies are required.

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Table of contents 1 Introduction 2 Developing forest practices: site preparation 3 Planting, direct sowing and stocking 4 Fertilization and weed control 5 Selecting genetic material and planted forest design 6 Conclusion and future trends 7 Acknowledgements 8 Where to look for further information 9 References

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