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 for sale @ $29.95 (VHS) and $39.95 (DVD)
Oregon State University, click on http://wwwdata.forestry.oregonstate.edu/fmc/showtitle.php?tid=19.

PESTICIDES IN FORESTRY: RISK ANALYSIS VIDEO; 1991; 46 minutes; topics include margins of safety, probabilities of reversible and irreversible effects, potency, and ecosystem recovery. Available for sale @ $29.95 (VHS).
Oregon State University, click on http://wwwdata.forestry.oregonstate.edu/fmc/showtitle.php?tid=117.

PREVENTING TREE PLANTING INJURIES HANDBOOK; 1996; demonstrates good planting techniques and maintaining good physical fitness. English and French versions available. Stock number BK73.
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.