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Silviculture Prescription Guidebook Table of Contents]

Soil conservation

General objectives

Determining the sensitivity of a site to soil disturbance

Maximum proportion of the area in permanent access structures

Maximum proportion of the area in temporary access structures

Areas where bladed or excavated trails may be constructed

Maximum soil disturbance in the net area to be reforested

Rehabilitation measures

Maximum permissible reduction in the forest floor
as a result of prescribed fire

Sample calculation

Proportion of total area occupied by permanent access

Proportion of the net area to be reforested (NAR) occupied by temporary access


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