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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
Long-term thinking, resilience and doing forestry differently
Adam Forbes
Pages: 2
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 168 KB)

Feature article
Puruki Experimental Forest - half a century of forestry research
Loretta Garrett, Steve A. Wakelin, Stephen Pearce, Steve J. Wakelin and Tim Barnard
Pages: 3–10
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 556 KB)

Feature article
Long-term site productivity research - 30 plus years in the making
Peter Clinton, Loretta Garrett and Simeon Smaill
Pages: 11–15
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 235 KB)

Refereed article
Emergence of psychosocial considerations for improving safety in the New Zealand forest industry
Shaun Cawood, Trevor Best and Rien Visser
Pages: 16–26
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 893 KB)

Professional Paper
Land use options and economic returns for marginal hill country in Northland
Dean Satchell
Pages: 27–33
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 348 KB)

Professional Paper
Volumetric yields in small-scale plantations of Guadalcanal Island
David L. Cornelio
Pages: 34–42
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 1,576 KB)

Opinion
Farming - a foresterís perspective
Jamie Falloon
Pages: 43–44
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 364 KB)


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