Module 5: Stand Establishment

List of Figures

Figure 1 Graphic view of forest plantations and young stands
Figure 2 Site production between good and poor stand establishment practices
Figure 3 Total growing stock percentages for 16 native trees
Figure 4 Sample of forest succession found in Nova Scotia
Figure 5 Early stand development of shade intolerant and shade tolerant species
Figure 6 Methods of natural regeneration
Figure 7 Shelterwood cutting system
Figure 8 Shade zone effects on forest floor vegetation
Figure 9 Comparison of red spruce seedling growth at two different
Figure 10 Manual cutting to control sprout dominance
Figure 11 Site preparation equipment used prior to planting
Figure 12 Species to plant
Figure 13 Stand establishment flowchart (** Abbreviations explained)