Assessing the wood properties of conifers and broadleaves that are likely to be part of the future forest resource

Our current and recent conifer projects are:

Merchantability of Noble fir, Norway spruce, western red cedar and western hemlock      

Providing information to growers and processors about the wood properties and likely merchantable volumes of these species.

Tree and Wood properties of the silver firs, grand fir, Serbian spruce and Japanese red cedar

An investigation of the sawn wood properties and production potential of these species.

Our current and recent broadleaf projects are:

Sawn wood production and properties of silver birch and sycamore        

An investigation of the sawn wood properties and production potential of these species.

Wood Properties & Uses of Sitka Spruce in Britain

Utilisation of Lodgepole Pine

For further information on our current and recent study trees, please search our individual species .