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COPPICE SELECTION SYSTEM [1 record]

Record 1 1997-12-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Silviculture
  • Ecosystems
DEF

A coppice system in which only selected shoots of merchantable size are cut at each felling, giving uneven-aged stands.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sylviculture
  • Écosystèmes
DEF

Mode de traitement appliqué au taillis simple, qui consiste à exploiter successivement, dans chaque cépée, les rejets qui ont atteint ou dépassé une certaine grosseur fixée à l'avance.

CONT

Ce n'est pas sans logique qu'on peut comparer le furetage à un jardinage des souches [...] Ne découvrant jamais fortement le terrain, le furetage est inapplicable aux essences de lumière, qui repoussent mal à l'ombre [...]

Spanish

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