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shelterwood cutting

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shelterwood cutting noun

Any regeneration cutting in a more or less regular and mature crop, designed to establish a new crop under the protection (overhead or side) of the old, or where the resultant crop will be more or less regular[1].


corta de protección uniforme[2]


Coupes progressives[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Forest Resources Glossary. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service. (2019, May 08).
  2. FAO Language Resources Project. (2005). International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), Viena