1 Definition of a Silvicultural System 4 The Decision Process Appendix 1 Answer Key
2 Major Types of Systems 5 There's More to Learn Appendix 2 Advantages and Disadvantages
3 Variations of Major Types 6 Implementation Appendix 3 References

Size of Group Openings - Group Selection Systems

  1. If single tree selection systems produce groups of trees, when do the groups become large enough to qualify for group selection? Provide your rationale.

  1. When do the group openings in a group selection become so large that they actually would better be called small clearcuts? What is a reasonable size limit? Provide your rationale.


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