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Comparison of clearing-saw cutting attachments for weeding young conifer plantations

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub6046
Auteur
Holmsen, S.D.
Whitehead, R.J.
Date
1988
Édition
43321
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Auteur
Holmsen, S.D.
Whitehead, R.J.
Date
1988
Édition
43321
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
21 p
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Forestry
Sujet
Silviculture
Vegetation
Série
FO Special Report
Langue
English
Résumé
In a study funded under FRDA, FERIC AND PFC established research plots for the silvicultural assessment of a vegetation-management trial in Nelson. FERIC conducted productivity assessments of three cutting attachments for Husqvarna clearing saws; the Maxi 200, Multi 300, and Multi 255-4. Pretreatment vegetation and port-treatment seedling damage were examined by PFC researchers. This report summarizes the first-year results. Follow-up revegetation and crop growth response will be monitored and reported by PFC.
Vegetation control
MOTOR MANUAL METHOD
Brush saws
Cutting attachments
Husqvarna 244RX clearing saw
PLANTATIONS
SOFTWOODS
EVALUATION
PRODUCTIVITY
COSTS
Time study
Seedling damage
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A comparison of the Silva Wadell powered cone scarifier and TTS-35 disc trencher in Central Newfoundland

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub43995
Auteur
Dominy, S.W.J.
Date
March 1993
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Auteur
Dominy, S.W.J.
Date
March 1993
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
22 p
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Forestry
Sujet
Vegetation
Treatment
Slash treatment
Scarifying equipment
Slash
Sites
Site preparation
Scarification
Preparation
Power supply
Energy
Série
FO Special Report ; SR 84
Langue
English
Résumé
SITE PREPARATION
Scarifying equipment
Cone scarifiers
Disc trenchers
Vegetation control
Slash treatment
Comparison
Microsites
DONAREN 180D POWERED-DISC TRENCHER
SILVA WADELL POWERED-CONE SCARIFIER
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Comparison of two site preparation treatments using the Meri Crusher

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub40483
Auteur
Mitchell, Janet L.
Date
October 2000
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Auteur
Mitchell, Janet L.
Date
October 2000
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
4 p.
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Forestry
Sujet
Vegetation
Sites
Site preparation
Scarifying equipment
Scarification
Saskatchewan
Preparation
Advantage
Série
Advantage ; Vol. 1, No. 24
Langue
English
Résumé
Mistik Management Ltd. has been using a Meri Crusher mounted on a small loader since 1998 to prepare sites for planting. The Meri Crusher mulches the organic material and mixes the mulched material with mineral soil to create a mixed microsite to favour planted white spruce and provide vegetation control from Calamagrostis canadensis (marsh reed grass) and aspen. However, harvesting in aspen and mixedwood forests creates moderate to high slash loading. When the Meri Crusher is used for site preparation, these slash loadings have led to low machine productivity.
Site preparation
Scarifying equipment
Vegetation control
Crushers (silv.)
Mulching
Comparison
Meri crusher
Saskatchewan
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COSIA in-situ oil sands shared practices for working in and around wetlands

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub7667
Auteur
Gillies, Clayton
Osko, Terry
Pyper, Matthew
Date
February 2018
Édition
52674
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
and failure; and tree mortality or other vegetation changes in wetlands adjacent to roads. This document
Auteur
Gillies, Clayton
Osko, Terry
Pyper, Matthew
Date
February 2018
Édition
52674
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
76 p.
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Transportation Infrastructure
Sujet
Alberta
Roads
Culverts
Vegetation
Série
Report
Langue
English
Résumé
Wetlands are a critical and valued component of boreal landscapes in northeastern Alberta, and they comprise a significant proportion of operational tenures within the in-situ oil sands region. While companies have made progress on avoidance and mitigation strategies to reduce their impacts to wetlands, they also face many common challenges, including pad, road, and culvert settlement; culvert bowing and failure; and tree mortality or other vegetation changes in wetlands adjacent to roads. This document compiles a toolbox of shared practices currently in use by COSIA companies, or which have been used but were found to be unsuccessful.
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Differences in species flammability: identifying less-flammable vegetation

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub36827
Auteur
Baxter, Greg
Date
February 2010
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
by FPInnovations–Feric Division, and in the use of less-f lammable vegetation to minimize the effects of fire
Auteur
Baxter, Greg
Date
February 2010
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
8 p.
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Forestry
Sujet
Vegetation
Loads
Hybrid
Biomass
Advantage
Série
Advantage ; Vol. 11, No. 25
Langue
English
Résumé
We tested six plant species or mixes at Vegreville, Alberta to determine their ignition and fire behaviour characteristics and whether they could be used along linear corridors to reduce the fire potential at strategic locations. Nine ignition trials over three years and one grass-fire burning into the test plots were completed to allow ranking of the species based on their characteristics. Three of the species were chosen for additional field studies: white clover, yarrow, and Plateau Rocky Mountain fescue.
Flammability
Ignition
White clover
Trifolium repens
Alsike clover
Trivolium hybridum
Yarrow
Achillea millefolium
Plateau Rocky Mountain fescue
Festuca saximontana
Vegetation
Fuel loads
Biomass
Curing
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Effect of air pollution on wood production and quality

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub37177
Auteur
Keith, C.T.
Date
March 1987
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Sustainable Construction
Auteur
Keith, C.T.
Date
March 1987
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
1 v.
Secteur
Wood Products
Domaine
Sustainable Construction
Champ de recherche
Advanced Wood Materials
Sujet
Wood quality
Wood
Vegetation
Quality control
Qualitative analysis
Pollution
Air pollution
Air
Série
CFS No. 36;04-55-12-102
W-446
Localisation
Ottawa, Ontario
Langue
English
Résumé
Wood quality
Air pollution - Damage to vegetation
Air pollution - Effects
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Evaluating the effectiveness of FireSmart priority zones for structure protection

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub39760
Auteur
Walkinshaw, Stew
Schroeder, Dave
Date
November 2013
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
........................................................................................................................................... 19 FPInnovations 4 Keywords FireSmart, Vegetation control, Wildfires, Thinning, Fire
Auteur
Walkinshaw, Stew
Schroeder, Dave
Date
November 2013
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
20 p.
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Forestry
Sujet
Fire
Fire Control
Vegetation
Wildfires
Advantage
Série
Advantage ; Vol. 14, No. 6
Langue
English
ISSN
14933381
Résumé
When wildfire escapes into the wildlands-urban interface, homes, industrial facilities, and other urban values can be threatened or destroyed. As recommended by the FireSmart Canada program, vegetation management is a key principle in mitigating the risk of wildfire affecting urban values. In 2007, at a forested test site in the Northwest Territories, Canada, FPInnovations evaluated the effectiveness of using vegetation management- i.e., removal and reduction of forest fuels from the vicinity of a small building- as a strategy for protecting the building from wildfire.
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Evaluation of the Donaren 180D powered-disc trencher in Central Newfoundland, and a comparison with the Silva Wadell powered-cone scarifier

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub43994
Auteur
Dominy, S.W.J.
Date
December 1993
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Auteur
Dominy, S.W.J.
Date
December 1993
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
14 p
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Forestry
Sujet
Vegetation
Treatment
Slash treatment
Scarifying equipment
Slash
Sites
Site preparation
Scarification
Preparation
Power supply
Energy
Série
FO Special Report ; SR 88
Langue
English
Résumé
SITE PREPARATION
Scarifying equipment
Cone scarifiers
Disc trenchers
Vegetation control
Slash treatment
Comparison
Microsites
DONAREN 180D POWERED-DISC TRENCHER
SILVA WADELL POWERED-CONE SCARIFIER
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Evaluation of the Donaren 180D powered-disc trencher in Central Newfoundland, and a comparison with the Silva Wadell powered-cone scarifier [summary of FERIC Special Report SR-88]

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub36564
Auteur
Dominy, S.W.J.
Date
March 1995
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
is usually the preferred planting microsite. This spot is the area farthest from competing vegetation
Auteur
Dominy, S.W.J.
Date
March 1995
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
2 p.
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Forestry
Sujet
Vegetation
Treatment
Slash treatment
Slash
Sites
Site preparation
Scarifying equipment
Scarification
Preparation
Power supply
Energy
Série
Field Note ; Silviculture-FN-000076
Langue
English
Résumé
Site preparation
Scarifying equipment
Cone scarifiers
Disc trenchers
Vegetation control
Slash treatment
Comparison
Microsites
DONAREN 180D POWERED-DISC TRENCHER
SILVA WADELL POWERED-CONE SCARIFIER
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Fire behaviour in mulch fuel beds: observations from experimental fires at Pelican Mountain

https://library.fpinnovations.ca/fr/permalink/fpipub7663
Auteur
Hvenegaard, Steven
Price, Louis
Date
October 2018
Édition
52659
Genre du document
Research report
Domaine
Fibre Supply
%20formatting.docx%23_Toc527531414 FPInnovations Page 4 INTRODUCTION Vegetation management is one of the seven
Auteur
Hvenegaard, Steven
Price, Louis
Date
October 2018
Édition
52659
Genre du document
Research report
Description physique
16 p.
Secteur
Forest Operations
Domaine
Fibre Supply
Champ de recherche
Wildfire Operations
Sujet
Fire
Behavior
Mulch
Vegetation
Wildfires
FOP Technical Report
FPI TR
Série
Technical Report ; TR 2018 n.43
Langue
English
Résumé
FPInnovations collaborated with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry and other research agencies to conduct two experimental fires in mulched fuels under very high fire hazard conditions. This study documented fire behaviour and compared it to other experimental fires in mulch fuel beds at other independent study sites. Documentation of fire behaviour in this novel fuel type can inform wildfire managers of potential fire behaviour and suppression challenges.
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