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New Zealand Tree Grower, May 2017

  • Eyes in the Sky
    Michelle Harnett and Jonathan Dash
    Lit up like a Christmas tree is a good description of a laser-generated image of a forest. Stunning images aside, research in New Zealand and overseas is showing that the…
  • Improving small plantation and woodlot inventory using remote sensing - how you can help
    Jonathan Dash and Michael Watt
    Small plantations and woodlots comprise around 36 per cent of the total New Zealand plantation estate. Growers of these woodlots include an estimated 14,000 small-scale and medium-scale forest owners and…
  • Corruption in forestry has serious long-term consequences
    Wink Sutton
    Interpol has estimated that the annual global cost of corruption in the forestry sector is of the order of US$29 billion. This supply of wood has had the effect of…
  • President's Comment
    Neil Cullen
    As the incoming President of the NZFFA I see my role partly as building on the work of previous Presidents. When he was President, Ian Jackson oversaw the introduction of…


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