Growth responses to thinning and pruning in Eucalyptus globulus, Eucalyptus nitens, and Eucalyptus grandis plantations in southeastern Australia
David I Forrester, Thomas G Baker
Canadian Journal of Forest Research | CANADIAN SCIENCE PUBLISHING, NRC RESEARCH PRESS | Published : 2012
The studies presented and analysed here were variously supported by the Victorian Department of Primary Industries, the Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment, Forest and Wood Products Australia, and the Cooperative Research Centre for Forestry. Hancock Victorian Plantations Pty Limited, Peart family, Goulburn Valley Region Water Authority, and the Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment provided sites, silvicultural assistance, and some data. Numerous individuals contributed to trial design, establishment, maintenance, and measurement, including R. Appleton, R. Borshmann, J. Costenaro, M. Duncan, S. Elms, P. Kneale, M. Lutze, M. McCormick, D. Stackpole, R. Stokes, and G. Wall. Thank you also to R. Forrester for statistical advice and two anonymous reviewers who provided useful comments that improved the manuscript.