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Forestry Compendium

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Diameter and height are crucial parameters in forest inventories to determine the volume that is stored in the forest. The objective of this research was to generate an equation for eight federative entities that allows an accurate estimate of the timber volume of Abies religiosa in the center and...

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Santiago, J. C. G.; Calderón, O. A. A.; Pérez, J. J.; Larreta, B. V.
Publisher
Facultad del Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, Bogota, Colombia
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Revista Colombia Forestal, 2020, 23, 2, pp 99-113
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The objective of this study was to determine the effect of Agroforestry systems (AFS) and non-AFS of Theobroma cacao L. on soil and leaf litter quality, during rainy (RS) and dry (DS) seasons in a tropical zone. The treatments were T. cacao crop (CC), Yopo forestry (Anadenanthera peregrina L.)...

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Mendoza, J. A. R.; Parra, A. S.
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Facultad del Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, Bogota, Colombia
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Revista Colombia Forestal, 2020, 23, 2, pp 75-88
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The production of poles in Chile is done by choosing trees specially selected for that purpose, however, the forestry that is massively applied is oriented to the simultaneous production of pruned, sawn and pulpable logs. Silviculture for the specific production of poles in Chile is a technically...

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Corvalán Vera, P.
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Universidad de Pinar del Río Hermanos Saíz Montes de Oca, Pinar del Río, Cuba
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Revista Cubana de Ciencias Forestales, 2020, 8, 2, pp 375-391
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the main characteristics of the compounds produced with cement, sand and lignocellulosic waste for the production of wood-cement compounds. Residues of Bambusa vulgaris var. vulgaris (bamboo) and Manilkara sp.(maçaranduba) were used to determine compatibility...

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Baracho Júnior, E.; Marangón, L. C.; Rolin, M.; Páez, J. B.; Álvarez Lazo, D. A.
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Universidad de Pinar del Río Hermanos Saíz Montes de Oca, Pinar del Río, Cuba
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Revista Cubana de Ciencias Forestales, 2020, 8, 2, pp 220-230
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Prosopis alba is one of the most widely used native forest species for sawmilling in Argentina. The forestry development law No 27.487/19 considers the plantation of this species taking into account densities and suitable practices for quality wood achievement. Coupled with good management right...

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Fontana, M. L.; Pérez, V. R.; Luna, C. V.
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Facultad de Ciencias Agropecuarias, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Palmira, Colombia
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Acta Agronómica, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2020, 69, 1, pp 68-74
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The present work was developed at the University of Pinar del Rio "Hermanos Saíz Montes de Oca" during the months of January to March 2018, with the objective of determining the presence or not of secondary metabolites in the foliage and bark of Leucaena leucocephalawith potential use in...

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Dueñas, Y. D.; Domínguez, J. C. M.; Reyes, K. C.; Ángeles Redonet Miranda, M. de los; Quintana, Y. L.; Guanche, L. H.
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Universidad de Pinar del Río Hermanos Saíz Montes de Oca, Pinar del Río, Cuba
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Revista Cubana de Ciencias Forestales, 2020, 8, 1, pp 153-162
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The objective of this work was to the characteristics of the planing tests on the wood of Pinus caribaea Morelet var. caribaea Barret and Golfari, Acacia mangium Willd, Gmelina arborea Roxb, Samanea saman (Jacq.) Merril and Eucalyptus saligna Sm. The study material was obtained in plantations...

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Valdez Reinoso, R. H.; Fernández Concepción, R. R.; León Sánchez, M. A.; Simón, N. C.; Álvarez Lazo, D. A.
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Universidad de Pinar del Río Hermanos Saíz Montes de Oca, Pinar del Río, Cuba
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Revista Cubana de Ciencias Forestales, 2019, 7, 1, pp 1-16
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Human activities not only accelerate soil redistribution rates on hillslopes, but also alter patterns of erosion and deposition. The objectives to quantify the surface net erosion (Net erosion=Erosion - Sedimentation) and to assess the establishment of forestry species in soil conservation...

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Martínez, I.; Pantoja, G.; Cancán, E.; Limaico, D.; Vizcaíno, M.; Añazco, M.; Uribe, H.
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Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
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Agro Sur, 2019, 47, 3, pp 55-62
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The state of San Luis Potosí has forested ecosystems that have limited research in forestry. Studies on tree structure and diversity are carried out to generate information necessary to carry out a suitable management in these ecosystems. The objective of the research was to evaluate and compare...

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Dávila-Lara, M. A.; Aguirre-Calderón, Ó. A.; Jurado-Ybarra, E.; Treviño-Garza, E.; González-Tagle, M. A.; Trincado, G.
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Universidad Juárez Autónoma de Tabasco, Villahermosa, Mexico
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Ecosistemas y Recursos Agropecuarios, 2019, 6, 18, pp 399-409
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The objective of the work was to study the effect of forest plantation on the soil cover, the productive types and the pastoral value of the herbaceous stratum. The study was carried out in three locations, in 18 transects located in the row between, short fire alleys and natural grassland,...

Author(s)
Silveira, D.; Cadenazzi, M.; Zanoniani, R.; Boggiano Pablo
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Facultad de Agronomia, Universidad de la República, y del Instituto Nacional de Investigación Agropecuaria, Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay
Citation
Agrociencia (Montevideo), 2019, 23, 2, pp 41-52

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