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3.01.02 - Road engineering and management

UNIT NOTICEBOARD

2021-08-03

WEBINAR SERIES: FOREST ROADS: REGIONAL PERSPECTIVES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

Speaker

Region

Date

Link

Darlon Orlamunder : Klabin Forest

Brazil

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 4:00pm to 5:00pm BRT
Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 7:00pm to 8:00pm UTC

Flyer for download
Webinar link

Mr. Campbell Harvey and
Dr. Rien Visser

New Zealand

June 1, 2021, 5:00pm to 6:00pm UTC
June 2, 2021, 5:00am to 6:00am NZST

Video recording:
https://media.oregonstate.edu/media/t/1_0kgz4rlu

Dr. Hideo Sakai

Asia

April 15, 2021
1:00pm to 2:00pm JST,
4:00pm to 5:00pm UTC

Video recording:
https://media.oregonstate.edu/media/t/1_cpejv19h

Mr. Muedanyi Ramantswana

Southern Africa

February 9, 2021
6:00pm to 7:00pm CAT,
4:00pm to 5:00pm UTC

Video recording:
https://media.oregonstate.edu/media/t/1_4wyclu16

Dr. Stelian Alexandru Borz

Europe

December 1, 2020

Video recording:
https://media.oregonstate.edu/media/t/1_gxs4po7a

Dr. C. Kevin Lyons

Western North America

September 29, 2020

Video recording:
https://media.oregonstate.edu/media/t/1_1hhx3ext

 

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Coordinator:

Charles Kevin Lyons, United States

About Unit

SCOPE

Road engineering and management including the design, construction, and use of forest roads.

OBJECTIVES

To provide a geographically diverse source of expertise for forest road engineering, and through research and extension to help develop solutions that satisfy operational demands and that satisfy societal and environmental expectations.


State of Knowledge

Africa: South African forest road handbook. FESA. 214p
https://www.icfr.ukzn.ac.za/publications/south-african-forest-road-handbook

North America: Handbook for forest, ranch, and rural roads. The Mendocino County Resource Conservation District. 420p.
http://www.pacificwatershed.com/sites/default/files/roadsenglishbookapril2015b_0.pdf

U. S. A.: Low-Volume Roads Engineering. 158p.
https://pdf.usaid.gov/pdf_docs/PNADB595.pdf

Canada, British Columbia: Forest road engineering guidebook. 208p.
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/farming-natural-resources-and-industry/natural-resource-use/resource-roads/forest_road_engineering_guidebook.pdf

New Zealand: New Zealand Forest Road Engineering Manual. 150p.
https://www.nzfoa.org.nz/resources/file-libraries-resources/transport-and-roading/484-nz-forest-road-engineering-manual-2012/file

South America: Manual on introduction to forest roads, and considerations for reduced impact logging. 85p.
http://www.itto.int/files/itto_project_db_input/2560/Technical/Manual%20on%20Introduction%20to%20Forest%20Roads%20ver%202010.pdf

Australia, Tasmania: Forest Practices Code 2015. 120p.
https://www.fpa.tas.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0020/132455/Forest_Practices_Code_2015.pdf

Europe: Forest road manual. Guidelines for the design, construction and management of forest roads. COFORD. 156p
https://www.unirc.it/documentazione/materiale_didattico/598_2007_39_832.pdf

Finland: Metsätieohjeisto. 96p.
http://metsate1.asiakkaat.sigmatic.fi/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Tieohjeisto_osa_1_Tekstiosa.pdf

Ireland: Forest Road Manual-Guidelines for the Design, Construction and Management of Forest Roads.156p.
http://www.coford.ie/media/coford/content/publications/projectreports/ForestRoadManual.pdf