Silva Fennica : regular issues : 45(5)

45(5), 2011

Northern Primeval Forests
– Ecology, Conservation and Management


Bengt Gunnar Jonsson, Jari Kouki & Timo Kuuluvainen: Northern primeval forests – ecology, conservation and management / Full text

Review articles

Ekaterina Shorohova, Daniel Kneeshaw, Timo Kuuluvainen & Sylvie Gauthier: Variability and dynamics of old-growth forests in the circumboreal zone: implications for conservation, restoration and management / Abstract / Full text

Guntis Brumelis, Bengt Gunnar Jonsson, Jari Kouki, Timo Kuuluvainen & Ekaterina Shorohova: Forest naturalness in northern Europe: perspectives on processes, structures and species diversity / Abstract / Full text

Timo Kuuluvainen & Tuomas Aakala: Natural forest dynamics in boreal Fennoscandia: a review and classification / Abstract / Full text

Philip J. Burton & S. Ellen Macdonald: The restorative imperative: challenges, objectives and approaches to restoring naturalness in forests / Abstract / Full text

Research articles

Silvia Lamedica, Emanuele Lingua, Ionel Popa, Renzo Motta & Marco Carrer: Spatial structure in four Norway spruce stands with different management history in the Alps and Carpathians / Abstract / Full text

Alessandra Bottero, Matteo Garbarino, Vojislav Dukic, Zoran Govedar, Emanuele Lingua, Thomas A. Nagel & Renzo Motta: Gap-phase dynamics in the old-growth forest of Lom, Bosnia and Herzegovina / Abstract / Full text

Annie Claude Bélisle, Sylvie Gauthier, Dominic Cyr, Yves Bergeron & Hubert Morin: Fire regime and old-growth boreal forests in central Quebec, Canada: an ecosystem management perspective / Abstract / Full text

Kris Vandekerkhove, Luc De Keersmaeker, Ruben Walleyn, Frank Köhler, Luc Crevecoeur, Leen Govaere, Arno Thomaes & Kris Verheyen: Reappearance of old-growth elements in lowland woodlands in northern Belgium: Do the associated species follow? / Abstract / Full text

Jean-Philippe Légaré, Christian Hébert & Jean-Claude Ruel: Alternative silvicultural practices in irregular boreal forests: response of beetle assemblages / Abstract / Full text

Mari T. Jönsson, Shawn Fraver & Bengt Gunnar Jonsson: Spatio-temporal variation of coarse woody debris input in woodland key habitats in central Sweden / Abstract / Full text

Tuomas Aakala: Temporal variability of deadwood volume and quality in boreal old-growth forests / Abstract / Full text

Nicole J. Fenton & Yves Bergeron: Dynamic old-growth forests? A case study of boreal black spruce forest bryophytes / Abstract / Full text

Inari Ylläsjärvi, Håkan Berglund & Timo Kuuluvainen: Relationships between wood-inhabiting fungal species richness and habitat variables in old-growth forest stands in the Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park, northern boreal Finland / Abstract / Full text

Asko Lõhmus & Piret Lõhmus: Old-forest species: the importance of specific substrata vs. stand continuity in the case of calicioid fungi / Abstract / Full text

Ville A.O. Selonen, Maija Mussaari, Tero Toivanen & Janne S. Kotiaho: The conservation potential of brook-side key habitats in managed boreal forests / Abstract / Full text

Mats Jonsell & Jesper Hansson: Logs and stumps in clearcuts support similar saproxylic beetle diversity: implications for bioenergy harvest / Abstract / Full text

Radek Bace, Miroslav Svoboda & Pavel Janda: Density and height structure of seedlings in subalpine spruce forests of Central Europe: logs vs. stumps as a favourable substrate / Abstract / Full text

Seppo Rouvinen & Jari Kouki: Tree regeneration in artificial canopy gaps established for restoring natural structural variability in a Scots pine stand / Abstract / Full text

Russell Grenfell, Tuomas Aakala & Timo Kuuluvainen: Microsite occupancy and the spatial structure of understorey regeneration in three late-successional Norway spruce forests in northern Europe / Abstract / Full text

Per Angelstam, Kjell Andersson, Robert Axelsson, Marine Elbakidze, Bengt Gunnar Jonsson & Jean-Michel Roberge: Protecting forest areas for biodiversity in Sweden 1991–2010: the policy implementation process and outcomes on the ground / Abstract / Full text

Research notes

Raisa Mäkipää & Tapio Linkosalo: A non-destructive field method for measuring wood density of decaying logs / Abstract / Full text

Adam Felton, Erik Andersson, David Ventorp & Matts Lindbladh: A comparison of avian diversity in spruce monocultures and spruce-birch polycultures in southern Sweden / Abstract / Full text

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