Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program - Innovative
FIA Project 4342007

    A Comparison of Stump- versus Regularly Planted Conifer Seedling Growth and Performance - Year-4 Summary
Project lead: Riverside Forest Products Ltd.
Author: Koot, Cathy
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), British Columbia
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program - Innovative
A variety of tree planting methods have been employed operationally in British Columbia in recent years to improve upon reforestation success. With the implementation of Ministry of Forests planting standards under the Forest Practises Code in February 1997, much discussion ensued regarding the effectiveness of these artificial regeneration methods on different sites (Krasowski and Elder, 2000). Planting into undisturbed forest floor materials is one such technique that has attracted the attention of silviculture foresters.


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