Introduction to Forestry Science

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Author : L. Devere Burton


512 Pages  Hardcover 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2000

©2008 , Published


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Introduction to Forestry Science, Second Edition, is an introductory forestry book that covers the principles and practices of forest management that are commonly practiced in the United States. Processing of wood and forest products is an important unit that points out the economic impact of fores... more


Provides many photographs and illustrations, appealing to visual learners

Exposes students to basic concepts of forestry, and provides a vision of what it might be like to work in the forest industry

Introduces students to the use of technology in forest management applications

Provides review qu... more

New to this Edition

Additional species of trees are profiled, expanding the scope of coverage