management Archive

10 Dec 2007

An assessment of vegetation and canopy structure of moderately exploited natural forest area in Yagirala forest reserve

W M P S B Wahala,Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka W A J M De Costa, Department of Crop Science, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. and D M S H
10 Dec 2007

Predicting the optimal rotation length of Teak plantations using a simulation model

L H P Gunaratne and T N Subramanium Department of Agricultural Economics and Business Management, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. The traditional problem in Forest Economics has been mainly dealt with the estimation of optimal rotation length
10 Dec 2007

Estimation of change of taper with age for Tectona grandis L. f. (Teak)

M A Nafees, Divisional Forest Office, Ampara and S M C U P Subasinghe, Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka. Taper is the change of diameter over a specified length along
10 Dec 2007

Construction of a growth model to predict the individual stem volume of Tectona grandis L.f. (Teak) in Sri Lanka

S M C U P Subasinghe Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka Stem volume is one of the most important variables in commercial forestry since all the management decisions are taken