Story: Southern beech forest

Retrieving beech logs

Today, beech logging occurs only in privately owned forest, and it must be carried out in a sustainable way. It is economic to bring out single logs by helicopter.

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Joanna Orwin, 'Southern beech forest - Uses and management', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/13330/retrieving-beech-logs (accessed 2 June 2020)

Story by Joanna Orwin, published 24 Sep 2007