Forestry Tools – Forest Harvesting

Part three in our Forestry Tools series deals with harvesting and the issues and tools used.  If you missed the first two parts,  Part One on Forestry Management or Part Two which highlighted Silviculture terms are still accessible to all. Broad base dip - An erosion control practice for roads; a shallow depression constructed diagonally across a woods road to drain water off the road. Buffer strip - An area of land in vegetation that is (a) located downslope from forest activities that protects from sediment runoff, especially along … [Read more...]