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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
Editorial
Chris Goulding
Pages: 2
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 183 KB)

Conference Report
New Zealand forestry in 2050 - a backwards look into the future
Peter Clark
Pages: 3–4
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 69 KB)

Conference Report
Pruned wood supply from the Central North Island and disrupter influences on wood processing
Jeff Tombleson
Pages: 5–9
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 321 KB)

Conference Report
Fake news and post-truth - does philosophy have anything to say to forestry?
Robert Nola
Pages: 10–14
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 228 KB)

Conference Report
The tension of opposites
Brian Richards
Pages: 15–19
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 334 KB)

Conference Report
The timber renaissance - materials, technologies and techniques
Tobias Smith
Pages: 20–21
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 141 KB)

Professional Paper
Tairua Forest - a history
Ian Barton
Pages: 22–29
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 528 KB)

Refereed article
Consumption of plywood and sawn timber for concrete formwork in the Chinese construction industry
Wei-yi Li and David Evison
Pages: 30–37
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 385 KB)

Short Communication
Technology at work at Toi Ohomai
Gordon Acres and Richard Stringfellow
Pages: 38–40
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 282 KB)

Short Communication
School of Forestry update
Bruce Manley
Pages: 41–43
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 281 KB)

Opinion
One billion trees - the elephant in the room is a cow
Murray Parrish
Pages: 44
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 272 KB)


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