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Effect of initial stand spacing and breed on dynamic modulus of elasticity of Pinus radiata
(University of Canterbury. Forestry, 2006)
Wood stiffness or modulus of elasticity (MOE) is one of the most important wood properties for solid timber applications, and as such, the efficacy of wood use, especially for structural timber is strongly related to MOE. ...
Modelling the influence of stocking on longitudinal and radial variation in wood properties of Pinus radiata on a warm Northland site
(University of Canterbury. School of Forestry, 2009)
The objective of this study was to determine how final stocking influences tree growth and radial and longitudinal variation in wood properties at a Pinus radiata D. Don plantation located at one of the warmest forest sites ...
The performance of blocks of clones in a radiata pine production forest.
(University of Canterbury, 2015)
Problem: Genetically identical clones of Pinus radiata are being planted in New Zealand plantation forests. There have been many clonal trials carried out; however there is a weakness in published literature surrounding ...