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To conduct operational trials of thinning methods for small diameter stands

Laird Van Damme

To conduct operational trials of thinning methods for small diameter stands

by Laird Van Damme

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Published by Forest Resource Development Agreement in [Ontario] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest thinning -- Ontario,
  • Plant spacings -- Ontario,
  • Forests and forestry -- Research -- Ontario -- Evaluation,
  • Forestry projects -- Ontario -- Evaluation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLaird Van Damme.
    ContributionsCanada-Ontario Forest Resource Development Agreement.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD396.5 .V34 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 12 p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14773108M

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