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SelectFor offers specialist continuous cover consultancy and training services. SelectFor brings together the experience and knowledge of 4 leading practitioners in continuous cover forest management. SelectFor promotes, instigates and contributes to research in various aspects of continuous cover forest management.

Continuous Cover Forest Management: Irregular Silviculture

  • Managing a forest ecosystem rather than periodically creating and removing whole crops of trees.
  • Producing structurally diverse stands with a range of size-classes present at stand level.
  • Creating resilient stands and making use of natural processes.
  • Harvesting the forest increment from the best quality trees.