Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

Bulkley Valley Research Centre Founding Member Co-Authors Book, December 2008

A Critique of Silviculture - Managing for Complexity

by Klaus J. Puettmann, K. David Coates, and Christian Messier

The discipline of silviculture is at a crossroads. Silviculturists are under increasing pressure to develop practices that sustain the full function and dynamics of forested ecosystems and maintain ecosystem diversity and resilience while still providing needed wood products. A Critique of Silviculture offers a penetrating look at the current state of the field and provides suggestions
for its future development.

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