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ISBN: 9781931498210
Year Added to Catalog: 2004
Book Format: Paperback
Book Art: 8-page color section, b&w illustrations, appendices, glossary, index
Number of Pages: 8 x 10, 256 pages
Book Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
Old ISBN: 1931498210
Release Date: December 1, 2002
Web Product ID: 217

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Common Sense Forestry

by Hans Morsbach

Table of Contents


  1. Coming into a Small Woodland
  2. The Ten Commandments for Small-Woodland Owners
  3. Buying Land
  4. Is Your Land Suitable for a Beautiful Forest?
  5. Starting Your Forest
  6. Fighting Pernicious Grasses
  7. Establishing a Forest by Succession
  8. Establishing a Forest by Planting Seedlings
  9. Establishing a Forest by Direct Seeding
  10. The Trouble with Squirrels
  11. The ABCs of Pruning Hardwoods
  12. Thinning and Crop-Tree Management
  13. Managing for Biodiversity
  14. Managing a Perpetual Mixed Forest
  15. Hedgerows
  16. Mavericks of Forestry
  17. Conifers
  18. Hiring a Consulting Forester
  19. Harvesting
  20. Are Clear-Cuts Evil?
  21. Economic Analysis
  22. Figuring Your Income Tax
  23. Government Subsidies
  24. A Historical Perspective
  25. Conclusion

Appendix A: About the Literature on Forestry
Appendix B: Useful Equipment for the Small-Woodland Owner
Appendix C: Income Tax Forms


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