Project Code: SUNDAN-01-045
Area:Field Operations
Sponsor:Sundance Forest Industries

This Projects principal aim/objective was the reduction of intra- and inter-specific competition over regenerated cutblocks designated as coniferous land base.

Over the Spring and Summer of 2003 – 1018.33 hectares of regenerated cutblocks were weeded and thinned utilizing brush and chain saws.

A summary report describes the Project and provides block summaries for each of the four contracts. The overall cost amounted to $415.77per hectare. Quality control percentages varied from 93.7 to 98.37 %.

Keywords
Weeding and Thinning
Sundance Forest Industries Ltd
Mechanical Tending – Brush Saw
Conifer Release
Density Management