SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE FORESTRY

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Publisher's Note
Table of Contents
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Foresty People and Places

 

CONTENTS
PUBLISHER’S NOTE i
PREFACE ii

PART ONE - I WRITE AS I PLEASE

TRAVELLERS TALES
Introduction 3
Letter From Woodlark Island 4
Letter From Mandalay 7
Letter From Khugert Somon 9
Letter From Dailing 11
Letter From Tikitere 13
Letter From Santa Cruz 15
Letter From Madison 18
Sent By A Mushroom 21
PEOPLE & PLACES
Introduction 24
UN Faces a Challenge in the Future of a Stone Age Land 26
Art of the Asmat 29
A Paradise of Islands 31
The Name Droppers 34
Come All Ye 36
"An Engineer of Extraordinary Versatility" 38
Forestry in Iceland 41
Forestry Beyond the Rim 44
Roadside Forestry 48
Paul Bunyan – Conservationist 54
LITERARY AND SCIENTIFIC
Introduction 57
Old Light on New Problems 59
Trees and Temperature 63
The Wood from the Trees 66
New Roles for Old Coconuts 68
Coconut Charcoal Could Fuel Ships 71
Land Alone Endures 73
Loggers Squeeze PNG 76
Chips from Everything 78
A Faustian Dilemma 80
Unnatural Practices 85
To Each His Own 88
To Him That Hath…. 90
Burning Questions 92
Logs Versus Lumber 94
Sticks and Carrots in Forest Concession Management 97
Ecological Democracy in New Zealand 100
FOOD AND FOLKLORE
Introduction 105
Beyond Tempura 106
Norfolk Island Nourishment 109
Hot Stuff For Gourmets 111
Venison Market has Velvet Lining 114
In Memoriam, Arthur WakefieldMonthly, March, 1986 116
To The Manor Re-Born 119
Tourist Table D’hote 121
Cheese Please 124
Melting Pot of Culinary Delights 127
Little Fishes, Gourmet Dishes 129
REPORTS FROM CHINA
Introduction 133
Comrade, Spare That Tree 136
China Re-Visited 138
Report From China 140
A Policy In The Ashes (with Ellen Salem) 142
Designing Wood Out of the Economy 145
Forest Products and China’s Trade 148
Mother-In-Law Troubles: The Forest Industries of China 150
Ducks In the Bedroom, Fish on the Roof 152
Another Cultural Revolution 155
Thank–You Truly 157

PART TWO - BREAD AND HONEY

Education and Research
Introduction 161
Education
Changing Perceptions of Forestry - Some Implications for 166
Forestry Education 178
Forestry Education in the Asia Pacific 189
Cultural Revolution in Canterbury
Research
The Proper Priorities of Research and Development 192
Forestry and Forest Products Research 202
The Function of Research Organisations 204
Environmental Sustainability - A Global Perspective 217
New Zealand Forestry Research Pioneers, An Address 223

PART THREE -
AND WHAT PLEASES ME

Introduction 231
Innovation and Prosperity in Forestry? 232
Non-Wood Forest Products - A Regional Overview 254
Agro-Forestry and the Pacific Islands (with Janet Richardson) 272
The Beginnings of British Forestry 289
Multi-Purpose Forest Valuation 304
Learning From China 315
Et Cetera
Introduction 329
Food for Forestry 331
The Influence of Rooting Medium on the Structure and Development of the Root Cap in Seedlings of Acer Saccharinum L. 332
Some Reflections on the Last Fifty Years 334
The Lonesome Pine Lives On 336
Obiter Dicta 338
INDEX 339

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