New Forests

, Volume 7, Issue 2, pp 151–192

Mounding site preparation: A review of European and North American experience

  • R. F. Sutton
Review Paper

DOI: 10.1007/BF00034198

Cite this article as:
Sutton, R.F. New Forest (1993) 7: 151. doi:10.1007/BF00034198


Mounding site preparation in the northern boreal and temperate regions is reviewed under the following headings: Terminology, History, Kinds of mounds, Effects of mounding, and Mound making.

Key words

moundingmoundsite preparationplantation establishementregeneration silvicultureplanting spotmicrosite

Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. F. Sutton
    • 1
  1. 1.Forestry Canada, Ontario RegionGreat Lakes Forestry CentreSault Ste. MarieCanada