GUIDE TO THE APPLICATION OF THE REGULATION RESPECTING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF FORESTS IN THE DOMAIN OF THE STATE

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Chapter VI – Allocation of forest operations and residual forest
Division III – Special provisions applicable to the bioclimatic domain of the spruce-moss forest

Section 145

A minimum of 30% of the productive forest area in residual forest stands 7 m or more in height must be maintained at all times in an aggregated cut block where the trees are harvested.

That area must be well distributed in the cut block.

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Objectives

  • To contribute to ecosystem-based forest development
  • To reproduce the effects of the natural disturbances to which species have adapted

Forest operations carried out using an approach including aggregated cut blocks and timber stands

Figure 144 Forest operations carried out using an approach including aggregated cut blocks and timber stands