This section contains basic information about forest management. It is separated into the six sections: management objectives, socio-economics, ecology, forest health, silviculture, and best management practices. These sections contain information germane to all of the specific tree species guides.
you have a basic knowledge of
forestry, you can skip these sections
and proceed to the Specific
Tree Species Guides.
However, the tree species specific
guides also contain links back
to this basic forest management
information if needed.