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- Nolet, Philippe; Béland, Martin
- Forests 2017 v.8 no.4
- uneven-aged management, etc ; developmental stages; equations; even-aged management; even-aged stands; forest stands; forest vegetation simulator; hardwood forests; probability; silviculture; sugars; tree and stand measurements; trees; uneven-aged stands; wind damage; wind speed; windthrow; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... While uneven-aged silviculture may appear preferable to even-aged silviculture in terms of stand susceptibility to windthrow (major wind damage), the scientific evidence is equivocal on this issue, because the two systems do not operate over the same time frame. The goal of this study was to evaluate the windthrow susceptibility of even- and uneven-aged stands over a 100-year period. Susceptibilit ...