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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:
Chris Goulding
Pages: 2
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 172 KB)

Conference Report
NZIF AGM and annual conference (3-6 September 2017)
Tim Thorpe, Murray Parrish and Chris Goulding
Pages: 3–5
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 172 KB)

Professional Paper
The National Environmental Standards for Plantation Forestry - implications for the forestry sector
Chris Fowler
Pages: 6–11
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 282 KB)

Professional Paper
Why can’t I see the forest for the cows - arboreal solutions for New Zealand’s water quality crisis
Russell Death
Pages: 12–15
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 243 KB)

Professional Paper
100 years of the eucalyptus tortoise beetle in New Zealand
Toni Withers and Elise Peters
Pages: 16–20
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 291 KB)

Professional Paper
MPI response to Hughes and Molloy on the ETS for small-scale forest owners
Peter Lough and Simon Petrie
Pages: 21–23
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 105 KB)

Professional Paper
Quantifying the small-scale owners’ estate in Canterbury, Otago and Southland
Bruce Manley, Justin Morgenroth, Rien Visser, final year BForSc students of 2015 and final year BForSc students of 2016
Pages: 24–32
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 350 KB)

Refereed article
Grade-reducing features in timber products
Nathan Kotlarewski, Michael Lee and Gregory Nolan
Pages: 33–35
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 199 KB)

Refereed article
Quantifying the carbon in harvested wood products from logs exported from New Zealand
Bruce Manley and David Evison
Pages: 36–44
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 393 KB)

Reflections on the conference
Jonathan Dash
Pages: 45
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 169 KB)

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