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Evolution of variable retention: Western Canada, the USA and Tasmania
Baker, SC (2010) Evolution of variable retention: Western Canada, the USA and Tasmania. BC Forest Professional Magazine, Novemb (Intern). pp. 12-13.
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The use of variable retention (VR) in Canada, the USA and Tasmania, the island state off southern Australia, varies widely. Variable retention, a harvesting technique that retains biological legacies at the site-level, is increasingly being used worldwide in place of clearcutting. Usually the aims are greater social acceptability for timber harvesting and improved biodiversity outcomes
|Keywords:||variable retention, green tree retention, biodiversity, logging, clearfelling, clearcutting, social acceptability, forest influence|
|Journal or Publication Title:||BC Forest Professional Magazine|
|Page Range:||pp. 12-13|
|Additional Information:||Copyright © 2010 Association of BC Forest Professionals|
|Date Deposited:||06 Feb 2011 22:45|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:15|
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