Potential for hardwood on cleared land Discusses environ mental costs benefits

Potential for hardwood on cleared land discusses

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plantations. Potential for hardwood on cleared land. Discusses environ- mental costs/ benefits. Discusses constraints of: seed availability, frost, pests, pathogens, salinity, water-logging Tas, Vic, WA case studies. Costs and returns for farming and forestry. Soil 1:5 million Veg n 1:5 million Climate 1:5 million Rainfall >600mm/yr Cleared Vegetation Dry season<=6 months Comprehensive analysis of plantation capability. Includes environmental, harvesting and research constraints. Environmental benefits of hydrological, soil, biodiversity, climatological, Economic studies. National scale study 6 Borschmann R. 1998. Prepared for Plantation Development Services for Plantations North East DRAFT Plantation productivity potential of Blue Gum and Radiata Pine for NE Victoria Victoria E. globulus, P. radiata Growth data derived from research trials and demo plantings Cleared freehold land, rainfall, altitude, geology x rainfall classes Distance from town centres N/A Plantation productivity potential for P. radiata & E. globulus N/A Area statements by productivity classes 7 Prepared by BRS under the Eden RFA process 1998 Identification of plantation expansion opportunities in NSW – Eden CRA region Eden E. nitens, P. radiata Cleared private land. Climate ( rainfall, temp, radiation & evaporation) Soil ( geology, lithology, landscapes, depths, nutrient index). Topography. Site index Land values, land tenure and use, productivity classes & buffer exclusions NPV and productivity classes Plantation potential maps for P. radiata & E. nitens Land tenure & use, NPV of Ag, NPV of plantations (baseline, high & low scenario) N/A Area statements 8 Bush et al 1998 Central Plantation potential analysis Murray Valley E. nitens, E. regnans Topographic models, soil Temperature, soil types and Relationship between land Relationship between land Rainfall, soil capab. N/A A report with area statements by 69
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Ref No. Author/ Date/Source Title Regions Species Data lists used Capability Suitability Economic analysis Maps used Envelopes Notes Highlands(Vic) Prepared by BRS for Central Highlands RFA process Victoria P. radiata, A. melanoxylon suitability classes slope property size and land price property size and land price. Socio- economic analysis Land cover & tenure, land suitab by parcel size. Potential for E. globulus, E. nitens, E. regnans, P. radiata, A. melanoxylo n suitability classes 9 Bruskin S., SFNSW, research division, Coffs Harbour Rainforest Plantings, material prepared for the joint venture plantation manager in response to a submission from the Big Scrub Landcare group NSW North Coast various rainforest species Hoop pine log prices to 1994/95, NSW rainforest growth data, eucalyptus growth data, economic analysis,, climate/rainfall data rainfall statistics, optimal growth rates for eucalypt and rainforest species, soil types for hoop and bunya pine, climate data Market discussions, wood production schedules, eucalypt, hoop pine, mixed rainforest plantations and cash flow summaries associated with varying ventures.
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