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Metsänhoitajien jatkokurssit 1938. 4.

Metsähallitus (1939). Metsänhoitajien jatkokurssit 1938. 4. Silva Fennica no. 52 article id 4548. https://doi.org/10.14214/sf.a13955

English title: Professional development courses of foresters in 1938.


Silva Fennica Issue 52 includes presentations held in the third professional development courses, arranged for foresters working in the public administration in 1938. The presentations focus on practical issues in forest management and administration, especially in regional level. The education was arranged by Forest Service. 


The issue includes the following presentations; the individual presentations can be found in separate PDFs: 

Greetings by Mauno Pekkala 

National Pensions Act and withholding of salary 

Assessment of forest growth 

Root systems of trees and forest management 

Nature conservation 

Timber measurement legislation 

Car transportation of timber and its significance to forestry in state forests 

Forestry and tourism 

Charcoal burning 

Experiences in forest management of Hylocomnium-Myrtillus site type forests 

Forest regeneration in Perä-Pohjola in northern Finland 

Forestry in the conservancy of Western Finland 

The right to use property belonging to someone else 

Preparation of a works program of a district 

Statistics of felling methods 

Bookkeeping and maintenance of equipment in forest administration 

Reservation of valuable timber-trees in connection to settlement activities 

Views on road and path network 

Maintenance of drainage systems and forest management of forests in drained peatlands 

Regeneration of burned areas 

Forest management of Norway spruce forests 


The article includes a German summary. 

Original keywords
metsänhoitajien jatkokurssit; metsäopetus; Metsähallitus; valtionmetsät; hoitoalueet; jatkokoulutus; metsänhoitajat; metsänhoito

English keywords
professional development courses; forest education; foresters; forest officers; Forest Service; state forests; forest management; forest administration

Published in 1939

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