SITE PREPARATION, TREE PLANTING, AND PRECOMMERCIAL THINNING

Items available from the Forest Resources Association are flagged with FRA's logo which clicks to a printable order form.

BRUSHCUTTER SAFETY MANUAL HANDBOOK; describes correct and safe operating practices when using brushcutters and trimmers. English and Spanish versions available. Stock number 0457-187-0121.
Stihl Inc., or download .pdf file from www.stihlusa.com/manuals/.

EFFECTIVE SMOKE MANAGEMENT PLANNING PAMPHLET; 1987; 13 pages; covers burning as a forest management tool including site preparation, safe use of prescribed fire. Available for sale @ $2.00 to FRA members, $4.00 to all others. Stock number 87-A-15. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.

LOGGING ROAD CONSTRUCTION VIDEO; 1987; 40 minutes; describes main events in logging road construction and discusses appropriate equipment for each phase. Available free from
Oregon State University HERE.

PREVENTING TREE PLANTING INJURIES HANDBOOK; 1996; demonstrates good planting techniques and maintaining good physical fitness. English and French versions available. Stock number BK73. Available from the Workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia HERE.
Workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia, or download from www.worksafebc.com/publications/health_and_safety/by_topic/assets/pdf/treeplanting.pdf.

SAFE SITE PREPARATION PROCEDURES HANDBOOK; 2000; 22 pages; guide to safety and accident prevention in site preparation work.) Available for sale @ $3.00 to FRA members, $6.00 to all others. Stock number 00-A-10. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.

SAFE TREE PLANTING PROCEDURES HANDBOOK; 2000; 13 pages; guide to safety and accident prevention in hand and mechanical tree planting work. Available for sale @ $3.00 to FRA members, $6.00 to all others. Stock number 00-A-11. (click here for a printable order form)
Forest Resources Association Inc.