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Forest mensuration and biometry Paperback – 2015

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Description for Forest mensuration and biometry

Forest Mensuration is that branch of forestry which deals with the determination of dimensions (i.e. diameter,height, volume), form, age and increment of single trees, stands or whole woods, either standing or after felling.Forest Mensuration is an essential, practice-based handbook designed to help all those working in the timber trade and forestry understand how to measure trees and timber.Modern forestry generally embraces a broad range of concerns, in what is known as multiple-use management, including the provision of timber, fuel wood, wildlife habitat, natural water quality management, recreation, landscape and community protection, employment, aesthetically appealing landscapes, biodiversity management, watershed management, erosion control, and preserving forests as 'sinks' for atmospheric carbon dioxide. A practitioner of forestry is known as a forester.Today a strong body of research exists regarding the management of forest ecosystems and genetic improvement of tree species and varieties. Forestry also includes the development of better methods for the planting, protecting, thinning, controlled burning, felling, extracting, and processing of timber. One of the applications of modern forestry is reforestation, in which trees are planted and tended in a given area.The first dedicated forestry school was established by Georg Ludwig Hartig at Hungen in the Wetterau, Hesse, in 1787, though forestry had been taught earlier in central Europe, including at the University of Giessen, in Hesse-Darmstadt.

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Product details

  • Paperback: 364 pages
  • Publisher: khanna bandhu; 6 edition (2015)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 8185933235
  • ISBN-13: 978-8185933238
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 2.5 x 21.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,47,858 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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