More on indicator plots for monitoring planting

Sutton, Wink; Trewin, Robin
May 2005
New Zealand Tree Grower;May2005, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p32
Discusses the use of indicator plots for monitoring tree quality in plantations. Factors which contribute to a successful plantation establishment; Impact of poor planting stock on tree growth and survival.


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