An Irishman looks at some Australian forets.

  • J. Heverin
Keywords: Tree species, man's influence, exotics species, silvicultural system, sales of timber, survey.


During the postwar years the Forestry Commission of New South Wales established what were known as Survey Units for the purpose of carrying out Survey assessment and road location in unclassified and unsurveyed areas of virgin forest land. The writer has been a member of such a unit and proposes giving in this article some impressions of forest conditions and practices in that State...
How to Cite
Heverin, J. (1956) “An Irishman looks at some Australian forets.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 29May2024).