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World Forestry: Forest Research and its Prospects in the People's Republic of China

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Long experience has provided China with much practical knowledge about her complex forest sites and ecology, but only recently has the nation begun systematic research on a substantial scale. Now she is making progress in forest surveys, silviculture, tree breeding, and pest control; and some basic research is under way in dendrology, soils, tree physiology, and biochemistry. Much remains to be done, and if progress is to be speeded it is desirable to keep the research institutions stable, increase the number of experimental forests, strengthen basic research, and promote scientific cooperation within the People's Republic and with other nations.
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Document Type: Miscellaneous

Affiliations: Vice President of the Chinese Academy of Forestry and Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of the Chinese Society of Forestry

Publication date: 1981-08-01

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  • 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.

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