Name of project:Effect of brushwood crashing on growth of spruce, beech and fir seedlings in conditions of the FD Ledeč
Number:O- 5/2008
Year:2008 - 2011
Provider:GS LČR
Researcher foreign:VÚLHM
Co-researcher foreign:Mendelu Brno

Description of project

Aim of the project wass to evaluate the effect of the use the brushwood, crushed after felling, on the growth of seedlings, and to find optimal ways of wood crushing and forestation in the localities treated in this way. Within the investigation the state and possible changes in soil chemistry, in nutrition of seedlings and their health state and growth were studied. Also selected physical characteristics of the soil, meteorological parameters, decomposition and state of biotic factors were evaluated. Final report is available on