Growth Modelling and Yield Prediction for Sustainable Forest Management

Vanclay, Jerome K (2003) Growth Modelling and Yield Prediction for Sustainable Forest Management. Malaysian Forester, 66 1: 58-69.

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Author Vanclay, Jerome K
Title Growth Modelling and Yield Prediction for Sustainable Forest Management
Journal name Malaysian Forester
ISSN 0302-2935
Publication date 2003-01-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
Open Access Status File (Author Post-print)
Volume 66
Issue 1
Start page 58
End page 69
Subject 300803 Natural Resource Management
300604 Management and Environment
Abstract A brief synthesis of milestones in forest growth modelling helps to establish research topics for further model development in managed tropical forests. Forest growth models have become indispensable for forest management, but need further development to realize their full utility. Feedback from monitoring predictions versus realizations should provide the basis for continuing improvement, both in growth modelling and in forest management.
Keyword forest growth modelling
yield prediction
rainforest
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