Sawing and wood quality studies on pruned redwood

Silcock, Paul
August 2008
New Zealand Tree Grower;Aug2008, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p26
The article focuses on a sawing and wood quality study on pruned coast redwood from Managatu forest in Gisborne, New Zealand. Future Forest Research Ltd submitted an application to carry out the study to the Forest Industries Development Agenda (FIDA) in behalf of a group of companies, including Interpine and Scion. The study was conducted in Compartment 11 in Managatu forest, with the assessment that it is possibly the only managed stand of redwood of a harvestable age in New Zealand that has a sufficient size to support the study.


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