Benefits of timber management methods like selective thinning, invasive species removal, and prescribed burns!
I’ve been arguing that land owners and timber companies should utilize forestry mulching when it comes to timber management and/or prepping a tract for replanting. Here’s the proof of the benefits and ultimately a return on your investment!
This photo from the Southern U.S. shows two trees planted 17 years ago. The smaller tree competed with 5,000 stems per acre, while the larger tree grew free from competition in a stand that was far less dense. We share this as an example of how active management can help promote tree growth. Source: Renewable Resources- renewforest.com