News and Views

  title={News and Views},
  journal={Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research},
  pages={289 - 294}
  • Published 2001
  • Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research
  • l Direct seeding of hardwood trees . p 292 l World’s largest forestry fair. P 294 According to statistics compiled by the Icelandic Forestry Association, in the year 1999 native birch (Betula pubescens Ehrh.) was the most commonly planted tree species in Iceland, for the first time since 1951. About 1.4 million seedlings or just under 30% of all seedlings planted were native birch, followed closely by Russian larch (Larix sukaczewii Dylis).