An assessor's observations on Irish conifer crops.

  • G. Gallacher
Keywords: Sitka spruce, Picea sitchensis, Douglas fir, Pseudotsuga menziesii, Pinus sylvestris, Scots pine, silviculture.


THE work of assessment provides, for the forester involved in this occupation, an excellent opportunity to observe how native and exotic conifers are adapting themselves to present day forest conditions in this country. He has the advantage of being able to see, concentrated in a relatively short period, conifer stands of the majority of common and not so common species through various parts of the country...
How to Cite
Gallacher, G. (1960) “An assessor’s observations on Irish conifer crops.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 3March2024).