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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:
Remote sensing - evolution or revolution?
Trevor Best
Pages: 2
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 166 KB)

Feature article
Port Blakely Tree Farms - five years of LiDAR inventory (a practitionerís perspective)
Aaron Gunn
Pages: 3–5
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 175 KB)

Feature article
Structure-from-Motion photogrammetry as a tool for harvest residue pile measurement
Luke Riedinger and Campbell Harvey
Pages: 6–11
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 466 KB)

Feature article
The impact of recent climate on fire danger levels in New Zealand
Murray Dudfield, H. Grant Pearce and Geoff Cameron
Pages: 12–18
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 394 KB)

Feature article
Identifying post-harvest soil disturbance using satellite imagery
Jim Walsh and Rien Visser
Pages: 19–25
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 724 KB)

Feature article
Preliminary estimation of catchment capacity to develop debris flows and their runout distances using high resolution Digital Elevation Models (DEMs)
Mark Bloomberg and David Palmer
Pages: 26–31
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 323 KB)

Professional Paper
2021 - another New Zealand forestry centenary
Michael Roche
Pages: 32–36
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 338 KB)

Short Communication
School of Forestry update
Bruce Manley
Pages: 37–40
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 446 KB)

Short Communication
FISC update
Fiona Ewing
Pages: 41–43
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 218 KB)

The dangers of invisibility
Jeremy Fleming
Pages: 44
Abstract | Article (pdf file, 280 KB)

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