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Wood Quality:  Challenges in the 21st Century

Strategies for Clonal Selection of Poplar Hybrids in Chile Based on Superior Wood Properties

Francisco Zamudio, Ricardo Baettig, Marco Yañez, Universidad de Talca, Talca, Chile


Effects of Stem Inclination on Compression Wood Formation in Young Radiata Pine Trees

Barb Lachenbruch, Oregon State University Corvallis, OR USA

Fernando Droppelmann, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile


Impact of Silvicultural Practices on Loblolly Pine Wood Quality

Laurence R. Schimleck and Richard F. Daniels, University of Georgia, Athens, GA USA

Alexander Clark III, USDA FS, Athens, GA USA


Predicting Vertical Heartwood Diameter Profiles of Mature Scots Pine (Pinus Sylvestris L.) Based on Data from the Forest

Per Otto Flæte and Kjell Vadla

(The Norwegian Forest and Landscape Institute, Ås, Norway)


Poplar Wood Density Assessed by X-Ray Densitometry: New Insights for Inferring Wood Quality

Fidel A. Roig, Alberto Calderón, Natalia Navas and Arturo Somoza, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
Claudio S. Lisi and Mario Tomazello Filho, Universidad de
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil


Very Early Screening of Wood Quality for Radiata Pine: Pushing the Envelope

Luis Apiolaza, John C.F. Walker, Hema Nair and Brian Butterfield, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, NZ


Pairing Test and Longitudinal Growth Strain: Establishing the Association

Shakti S. Chauhan, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, NZ



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