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In this literature review, the quantity of drained peatland forests, the present state of their growing stock and the needs for further drainage operations and discussed in southern Lapland in Finland were analysed and presented. In addition, the possibilities for wood procurement operations during ...

Author(s)
Hiltunen, O.; Palander, T.
Publisher
Suoseura - Finnish Peatland Society, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Suo, 2020, 71, 1, pp 47-64
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The consequences of spiral grain are encountered in the form of twist in dry timber, distortion in veneer and plywood sheets, short-grained failure of timber under stress, and surfacing problems during machining. In this study grain angle measurements were made on wood disc samples from six 50 – 70 ...

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Strkonjic, A.; Sall, H.; Johansson, J.
Publisher
Editura Universitatii "Transilvania" din Brasov, Brasov, Romania
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Pro Ligno, 2019, 15, 4, pp 40-47
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Hytönen, J.; Mills, J.; Buckley, P.
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Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
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Coppice forests in Europe, 2018, pp 237-242
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In Great Britain, Fraxinus excelsior is important both environmentally and as a timber species with an estimated 126 million trees in woodlands and a further 27-60 million in non-woodland environments. The species is more common in Britain than elsewhere in much of continental Europe and forms a...

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Clark, J.; Webber, J.
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Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
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Dieback of European Ash (Fraxinus spp.) - consequences and guidelines for sustainable management, 2017, pp 228-237
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Helmersson, A.; Klingberg, A.
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Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå, Sweden
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Proceedings, IUFRO Seed Orchard Conference 2017, September 4 - 6, 2017, Bålsta, Sweden, 2017, pp 74
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Rosenberg, O.; Weslien, J.; Roques, A.; Auger-Rozenberg, M. A.
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Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå, Sweden
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Proceedings, IUFRO Seed Orchard Conference 2017, September 4 - 6, 2017, Bålsta, Sweden, 2017, pp 31
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Gull, B. A.; Almqvist, C.; Rosenberg, O.; Wennström, U.
Publisher
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå, Sweden
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Proceedings, IUFRO Seed Orchard Conference 2017, September 4 - 6, 2017, Bålsta, Sweden, 2017, pp 29
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Stem cracks are damaging for timber quality and can reduce the monetary value of a tree both directly and indirectly: serving as gateway for fungal infections. Aim of the study was to assess the influence of tree dimensions and seed origin on the frequency of stem crack for Norway spruce. The study ...

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Zeltiņš, P.; Katrevičs, J.; Gailis, A.; Maaten, T.; Jansons, J.; Jansons, A.
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Institute of Forestry and Rural Engineering, Estonian Agricultural University, Tartu, Estonia
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Forestry Studies / Metsanduslikud Uurimused, 2016, 65, pp 57-63
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The study results indicated that the share of manual bucking on Norway spruce (Picea abies L. Karst.) log section was, on average, 46% and on Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) log section 67%. There was statistically significant positive correlation between the shares of manual bucking of pine and...

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Kärhä, K.; Änäkkälä, J.; Hakonen, O.; Palander, T.; Sorsa, J. A.; Räsänen, T.; Moilanen, T.
Publisher
Faculty of Forestry, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
From Theory to Practice: Challenges for Forest Engineering. 49th Symposium on Forest Mechanization, 4-7 September 2016, Warsaw, Poland. Proceedings and Abstracts, 2016, pp 61-67
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The forest industry is aware of dimensional and qualitative differences existing in the forest and is more willing to incorporate information about forest composition and potential markets into its production planning. Scots pines growing in Finland are known to possess huge quality and value...

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Uusitalo, J.; Ylhäisi, O.; Rummukainen, H.; Makkonen, M.
Publisher
Faculty of Forestry, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
From Theory to Practice: Challenges for Forest Engineering. 49th Symposium on Forest Mechanization, 4-7 September 2016, Warsaw, Poland. Proceedings and Abstracts, 2016, pp 135-136

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