Tree Planting - Forests Made by Hand

  • Authors: Barnett, Jim
  • Publication Year: 1999
  • Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
  • Source: Forests & People, 1999, 49(2):12-14


The typical tree-planting scene hasn't changed much in 50 years. Workers armed with tree bags on their backs and hoedads or dibbles will line up on a frosy morning to begin the process of putting seedlings in the ground one by one.

  • Citation: Barnett, Jim. 1999. Tree Planting - Forests Made by Hand. Forests & People, 1999, 49(2):12-14
  • Posted Date: January 1, 2000
  • Modified Date: August 22, 2006
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