Figured Wood: A Study of Methods of Production
Abstract:Figured wood in deciduous trees results from natural causes which are poorly understood. This paper brings together information on this subject and describes exploratory tests of possible methods for producing high-value figured wood. Results of these tests are preliminary pending further growth of the experimental trees.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Forester, Tennessee Valley Authority, Forestry Relations Department, Norris, Tenn.
Publication date: February 1, 1948
More about this publication?
- The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
- Membership Information
- ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites