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The New Zealand Journal of Forestry is a journal publishing technical articles and peer-reviewed research relevant to forestry in New Zealand and the South Pacific.  It has been published since 1925 (as Te Kura Ngahere until 1936).  Full text articles are available as PDF files for all issues.  Issues < 3 years old are restricted to members/subscribers - all older issues are available free.  Authors may self-archive the publisher's version/pdf of their paper on open-access websites with the condition that the author attributes the paper to the journal.  The New Zealand Journal of Forestry is published by the New Zealand Institute of Forestry (Inc.).

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  Current Issue:
Editorial
Social licence to operate
Chris Goulding
Pages: 2
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 180 KB)

Feature article
One billion trees - thoughts on gaining and maintaining a social licence to operate
Peter Edwards, Karen Bayne and Barbara King
Pages: 3–10
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 446 KB)

Feature article
Policy design lessons from the Erosion Control Funding Programme - afforestation through an adaptive governance lens
Sandra J. Velarde, Lisa Sharma-Wallace, Tui Warmenhoven, Pia Pohatu, Peter Edwards and Tim Barnard
Pages: 11–16
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 430 KB)

Refereed article
Media coverage of recent New Zealand storm events
Karen Bayne, Peter Edwards and Tim Payn
Pages: 17–25
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 487 KB)

Professional Paper
The use of mass timber - an update
John Stulen
Pages: 26–31
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 366 KB)

Professional Paper
From seed to harvest - factors affecting genetic worth of a radiata pine stand over its rotation
Emily Telfer, Toby Stovold, Natalie Graham, Ahmed Ismael and Heidi Dungey
Pages: 32–36
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 816 KB)

Professional Paper
Where to for Wood Councils?
Erica Kinder
Pages: 37–41
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 329 KB)

Obituary
Graham Will - the father of radiata pine nutrition
Bill Dyck
Pages: 42–43
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 208 KB)

Opinion
Evolutionary risks
John Purey-Cust
Pages: 44
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 292 KB)


PDFs of issues < 3 years old are restricted to subscribers.  Free access will always be available to issues > 3 years old.