Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program
FIA Project Y061030

    Terrestrial gastropods as focal species for monitoring the ecological effects of variable-retention logging practices: progress report for 2005 field season
Contributing Authors: Sopuck, Lennart G.; Ovaska, Kristiina; Beese, W.J. (Bill)
Imprint: Sidney, B.C. : Biolinx Environmental Research Ltd., 2006
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), Gastropoda, British Columbia, Snails, Biological diversity, Variable retention harvesting
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program
This project examines terrestrial gastropods as indicator organisms to study the effects of variable retention forest practices on the biodiversity of forest floor organisms within managed forest lands. Results will help guide retention practices.
prepared by Kristiina Ovaska and Lennart Sopuck.
Related projects:  FSP_Y072030FSP_Y083030


Executive Summary (91Kb)
Progress Report (Draft) (5.3Mb)

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