x, 156p., Figs., App., Index, 23 cm. (First pub. in 1980)
CONTENTS:- Part 1: The foundations of forest management- Chapter 1) Preliminary matters relating to the regulation of the yield; Chapter 2) Relations between the growing stock, Increment and yield; Chapter 3) Silvicultural systems in relations to yield regulation; Chapter 4) Yield regulation in regular forests. Part 2: Preparation and control of a working plan Chapter 1) Preliminary matters; Chapter 2) Field work Chapter; 3) The working plan report; Chapter 4) The control of the working plan. Part 3: Chapter 1) Introduction; Chapter 2) A summary of the problem dealt with under forest finance; Chapter 3) Compound interest formulae; Chapter 4) Solution of the problems relating to the valuation and productivity of forest capital Chapter 5) Choice between Agriculture and forestry Chapter 6) General conclusions on the application of financial tests to forest management.