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Official publication: Practice Guide | PG

Identifying the historic environment in Scotland's forests and woodlands

Identifying the historic environment in Scotland's forests and woodlands has been prepared by Forestry Commission Scotland and Archaeology Scotland as an aid to forestry and woodland managers when considering the...

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  • Forest management
  • Ecosystem services
Official publication: UK Forestry Standard (UKFS) | FC

The UK Forestry Standard - summary checklist

Practising sustainable forestry means managing our forests in a way that meets our needs at present but that does not compromise the ability of future generations to meet their needs....

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  • Forest management
Official publication: UK Forestry Standard (UKFS) | FC

The UK Forestry Standard 2017

The UK governments have set out their requirements for sustainable forest management in the UK Forestry Standard. Available both as ePub and PDF.

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  • Forest management
Official publication: Research Note | RN

Conservation of black poplar: insights from a DNA fingerprinting approach

Black poplar is Great Britain’s rarest native hardwood and there is considerable interest in conserving the genetic diversity present in the remaining population. However, multiplication by vegetative propagation has led...

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  • Genetics
Official publication: UKFS Guideline Note | GN

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  • Forest management
Official publication: Technical Note | TN

Protecting the Environment during Mechanised Harvesting Operations

This Technical Note provides guidance on matching harvesting systems to site conditions to reduce the risk of soil damage and water pollution. It updates some previously identified issues and describes...

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  • Forest management
  • Tree breeding
Official publication: Research Report | RP

Shake in oak: an evidence review

Shake (internal splitting of the wood in a growing tree) is believed to affect and devalue around one-fifth of British oak crops. There is currently no fully reliable method to...

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  • Tree breeding
Official publication: Management handbook | BK

Managing Native Broadleaved Woodland

What native broadleaved woodland managers need to know; a new handbook that provides answers to questions that woodland managers ask and covers topics including use of grazing animals, uneven aged silviculture and management for nature conservation.

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  • Forest management
Official publication: Research Report | RP

Trees, people and the built environment - Proceedings of the Urban Trees Research Conference 13-14 April 2011

Our urban forests, the trees and woodlands in and around our towns and cities, provide numerous environmental, economic and social benefits. As the most important single component of green infrastructure...

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  • Urban greening
Official publication: Practice Guide | PG

Managing forest operations to protect the water environment

This Practice Guide provides advice to forest managers, practitioners, planners and supervisors, on how forest operations should be planned and managed to protect the water environment.

Themes

  • Forest management
  • Forest hydrology