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Forest Science is a peer-reviewed journal publishing fundamental and applied research that explores all aspects of natural and social sciences as they apply to the function and management of the forested ecosystems of the world. Topics include silviculture, forest management, biometrics, economics, entomology & pathology, fire & fuels management, forest ecology, genetics & tree improvement, geospatial technologies, harvesting & utilization, landscape ecology, operations research, forest policy, physiology, recreation, social sciences, soils & hydrology, and wildlife management.
Forest Science is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December.

2016 Impact Factor: 1.782 (Rank 17/64 in forestry)

Average time from submission to first decision: 62.5 days*
June 1, 2016 to Feb. 28, 2017

Also published by SAF:
Journal of Forestry
Other SAF Publications

Publisher: Society of American Foresters

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Volume 50, Number 3, June 2004

Introduction

Introduction to Special Issue on Canopy Research
pp. v-vi(2)
Author: Green, Edwin J.

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Regular Article

Importance of Foliar Nitrogen Concentration to Predict Forest Productivity in the Mid-Atlantic Region
pp. 279-289(11)
Authors: Pan, Yude; Hom, John; Jenkins, Jennifer; Birdsey, Richard

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Old-Growth Forest Canopy Structure and Its Relationship to Throughfall Interception
pp. 290-298(9)
Authors: Nadkarni, Nalini M.; Sumera, Mark M.

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Forest Stand Structure and Pattern of Old-Growth Western Hemlock/Douglas-Fir and Mixed-Conifer Forests
pp. 299-311(13)
Authors: North, Malcolm; Chen, Jiquan; Oakley, Brian; Song, Bo; Rudnicki, Mark; Gray, Andrew; Innes, Jim

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The Distribution of Free Space and Its Relation to Canopy Composition at Six Forest Sites
pp. 312-325(14)
Authors: Dial, Roman; Bloodworth, Benjamin; Lee, Andrew; Boyne, Patrick; Heys, Jeffrey

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Crown Cover Is Correlated with Relative Density, Tree Slenderness, and Tree Height in Lodgepole Pine
pp. 356-363(8)
Authors: Rudnicki, Mark; Silins, Uldis; Lieffers, Victor J.

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Spatial Relationship of Biomass and Species Distribution in an Old-Growth Pseudotsuga-Tsuga Forest
pp. 364-375(12)
Authors: Chen, Jiquan; Song, Bo; Rudnicki, Mark; Moeur, Melinda; Bible, Ken; North, Malcolm; Shaw, Dave C.; Franklin, Jerry F.; Braun, Dave M.

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Three-Dimensional Canopy Structure of an Old-Growth Douglas-Fir Forest
pp. 376-386(11)
Authors: Song, Bo; Chen, Jiquan; Silbernagel, Janet

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