The challenge to the forest manager.

  • L. Condon Forest and Wildlife Service, Kilkenny.
Keywords: Forest ecosystems, forest protection, species selection, soil microbes, thinning, harvesting, age-class, forest management, diseases, silviculture, fire protection, silviculture.


As well as constituting a challenge the Second Rotation constitutes a time of great opportunity for the forest manager. By his appraisal of the performance of first rotation crops through an entire cycle of production from establishment to harvesting, he is in a unique position to contribute a wealth of experience and knowledge to the creation of a new generation of forest crops.
How to Cite
Condon, L. (1979) “The challenge to the forest manager.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 22July2024).
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