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Plant wars: some tree species compete better against grasses for reforestation

What happens to degraded pastureland once the cows are kicked out? After years of letting the area rest, does it eventually become what it once was? Not likely. When disruptions such as invasive species and human interference are introduced to an area, ecological succession doesn’t occur the way it should naturally.

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How We Created The Most Comprehensive Silviculture Planner Ever – Silvacom

In the Beginning… Prior to the launch of Silvacom’s Silviculture Planner, we were using an aspatial tracking system called Silviculture Online. At that time we had a different version of this system for each client, which made updates and enhancements quite challenging. Silviculture Online had passed its life span and something had to be done, …

Source: How We Created The Most Comprehensive Silviculture Planner Ever – Silvacom

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Women of the woods: Inside Berkeley’s forestry program | The Daily Californian

“Go bears! Get low! Quicker pulls! Almost there!” Wood chips fly and cheers fill the air as seniors Madeline Green and Allison Erny take turns pulling a long, jagged saw back and forth across a log. They are trying to cut a cookie (a round slice of wood) as fastRead More…

Source: Women of the woods: Inside Berkeley’s forestry program | The Daily Californian

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Introducing PEF: A Game-Changer in LCA | Sustainable Brands

The Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) approach is a game-changing standard in LCA, with effects and ramifications that we are only just beginning to understand. That’s why PRé is devoting an article series to PEF, discussing it one aspect at a time. Today: How did PEF come about? And what are some of the lessons we have learned so far?

Source: Introducing PEF: A Game-Changer in LCA | Sustainable Brands

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