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Summary The way that the wood supply/demand outlook in the Pacific Region is evolving means that the future of forestry in Australia will be determined more by what happens outside Australia than within. Most of the presently accepted premises underlying forest policies in Australia will be...
Summary A major constraint on the use of thinnings from young regrowth eucalypt stands for pulpwood is the lack of commercially proven debarking processes. Some types of debarking equipment which, with further development, may be suitable are discussed briefly. Six systems of felling, debarking,...
Summary Aspects of the biology, economic importance, causes of outbreaks and possible control strategies are briefly reviewed for bark beetles generally, and in particular, for the introduced species Hylastes ater, Hylurgus ligniperda, and Ips grandicollis in commercial plantations of Pinus...
Summary The establishment of large plantations of Pinus caribaea on Melville Island under the direction of the Northern Territory Conservation Commission ultimately envisages a viable forestry enterprise run by the indigenous Tiwi producing saw lumber for the virtually captive Darwin market. Key...
Summary A conceptual design for a machine to prune pines between 2 m and 6 m is presented. Computer-aided-design illustrations of some machine features are presented. The proposed machine attaches to an excavator prime-mover, and uses an octagon of milling cutters to machine away branches. It is...
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