Forestry Handbook

The long-awaited 5th edition of the South African Forestry Handbook has been published!

Cover2 LRThe Handbook was edited by Brian Bredenkamp and Sally Upfold. The contents include an introduction by Michael Edwards and a brief history of the South African forest industry written by Willie Louw.

The subsequent sections focus on:
• Silviculture of plantations
• Forest management
• Sustainability and risk management
• Forest engineering
• Forest economics
• Non-industrial forests and natural areas
• Timber utilisation and forest products
• Useful information including human resources in the forestry industry

SAIF members: R550 (only one copy per member)
Non-members: R700
A bulk discount of 10% applies on orders of 10 or more copies.
Price includes VAT and postage.

International orders to get quote from Secretariat.

This thoroughly researched Handbook will serve as a hands-on, forestry reference guide to anyone involved in forestry, from senior forestry managers to foresters, in their decision-making.

Download the order form:  SAIF Handbook order form 2015

More information can be addressed to the Secretariat.
Corine Viljoen
Cell: 082 523 8733