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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
One billion trees
Chris Goulding
Pages: 2
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 157 KB)

Professional Paper
An overview of the construction of a tall wood building: Brock Commons Tallwood House
Angelique Pilon, Zahra Teshnizi and Diana Lopez
Pages: 3–10
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 439 KB)

Feature article
Durable eucalypt forests - a multi-regional opportunity for investment in New Zealand drylands
Paul Millen, Shaf van Ballekom, Clemens Altaner, Luis Apiolaza, Euan Mason, Ruth McConnochie, Justin Morgenroth and Tara Murray
Pages: 11–23
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 792 KB)

Feature article
Breeding Douglas-fir for high-value wood products in the genomic selection era
Mari Suontama and Heidi Dungey
Pages: 24–28
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 346 KB)

Feature article
Redwood in New Zealand
Simon Rapley
Pages: 29–33
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 333 KB)

Feature article
The Coast Redwood Science Symposium 2016
Paul Silcock
Pages: 34–37
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 329 KB)

Professional Paper
Forestry automation and robotics
Richard Parker, Peter Clinton, Karen Bayne and Brionny Hooper
Pages: 38–40
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 199 KB)

Professional Paper
Worker deaths a sad reminder that forestry’s safety problems have not gone away
Fiona Ewing
Pages: 41–43
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 363 KB)

Opinion
Ultra - a specialty crop for K grade radiata
Graham West
Pages: 44–45
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 236 KB)


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