New E-Forester Article
FBRI Enterprise Services: New Satellite Analytics and a Pivotal Change in Forest Inventory
FBRI is now providing Stand-based Forest Inventories at a fraction of traditional costs. The cost-reduction timing is crucial for 2021. The FBRI Inventory is higher resolution than all traditional methods and provides 100% coverage in one year (up to one million acres).
The Fallacy of the Group Selection Cutting System
There is no economic or biological advantage which may be assigned to applying a “group selection” regime to a working forest ownership. It is a classroom theory of no practical value. This forest researcher has never found a successful implementation of this concept. The following three pages provide the basis for this statement.