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Comparison of Clearing-Saw Cutting Attachments for Weeding Young Conifer Plantations

Author(s) or contact(s): S.D. Holmsen and R.J. Whitehead
Source: Research Branch
Subject: Equipment
Series: FRDA Report
Other details:  Published 1988. Hardcopy is available.
 

Abstract

In a study funded under the FRDA, FERIC and CFS established research plots for the silvicultural assessment of a vegetation-management trial in Nelson. FERIC conducted productivity assessments of three cutting attachments for Husqvarna clearing saws: the Maxi 200, Multi 300 and Multi 255-4. Pretreatment vegetation and post-treatment seedling damage were examined by PFC researchers. This report summarizes the first-year results. Follow-up revegetation and crop growth response will be monitored and reported by PFC.

FRDA Research Report 028 (3317 KB)

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