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Assessing woodlands for woodfuel production

An overview of considerations and legal requirements which need investigating before developing a management plan for woodfuel production.

Year of Publication2009

There is potential to actively manage many woodlands more effectively to produce woodfuel. Some strategic and operational considerations for producing woodfuel from a typical lowland wood are detailed here. Brief guidance and further references are provided for measuring and assessing the quantity of wood.

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wood fuel productionsivicultureforestry
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Supporting the development of the national rural economy.

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