The effect of some climate factors on dimensional stability in Pinus brutiaş İ. (2015): The effect of some climate factors on dimensional stability in Pinus brutia. J. For. Sci., 61: 352-358.
download PDF
This study investigated the effect of climate factors on dimensional stability in Pinus brutia Ten. wood in its natural range in the Mediterranean region of Turkey. For this purpose, test trees at approximately the same age and altitude were taken from five different climate regions of the Mediterranean. The results of the statistical analyses indicated that climatological factors had an important impact on dimensional stability in Calabrian pine wood. While there is a significant relation between the direction in which test samples from the test tree were obtained and the amounts of radial and tangential shrinkages, there is a non-significant relationship with the amounts of swellings. Regression analyses showed that volumetric shrinkage and swelling in some regions had a significant correlation with wood properties. Furthermore, differences in dimensional stability between the climatological factors could be attributed to the fast-growing plantations for arid zone forestry.
Abasali N.S., Kiaei M., Samariha A. (2012): Experimental characterization of shrinkage and density of Tamarix aphylla wood. Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 46: 369–373.
Arnold David H., Mauseth James D. (1999): Effects of Environmental Factors on Development of Wood. American Journal of Botany, 86, 367-
Ayaşlıgil Y. (1989): The ecology and natural spread of woody plants in park and gardens. Journal of İ.Ü. Forestry Faculty, Serie B; 39: 89–100. (in Turkish)
Bektaş İ., Güler C. (2001): Determination of some physical properties of eastern beech wood in Andırın region. Turkish Journal of Agriculture & Forestry, 25: 209–217. (in Turkish).
Bolte Andreas, Ammer Christian, Löf Magnus, Madsen Palle, Nabuurs Gert-Jan, Schall Peter, Spathelf Peter, Rock Joachim (2009): Adaptive forest management in central Europe: Climate change impacts, strategies and integrative concept. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 24, 473-482
DIN 52 184 (1979): Testing of wood, determination of swelling and shrinkage. Geschaftsstelle, Germany Industrie Norm: 6.
Doğu D. (2002): The factors affecting wood structure. Journal of DOA, 8: 81–102. (in Turkish)
Glass S.V., Zelinka S.L. (2010): Moisture Relations and Physical Properties. General Technical Report FPL–GTR–190. Madison, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 4–6.
Göker Y., As, N., Akbulut T., Dündar T. (2000): The effect of spiral grain on the some physical properties of Pinus brutia. Turkish Journal of Agriculture & Forestry, 24: 51–56
Guitard Daniel, Gachet Christophe (2004): Paramètres structuraux et/ou ultrastructuraux facteurs de la variabilité intra-arbre de l’anisotropie élastique du bois. Annals of Forest Science, 61, 129-139
Kord B., Kilalashaki A., Kord B. (2010): The within-tree variation in wood density and shrinkage, and their relationship in Populus euramericana. Turkish Journal of Agriculture & Forestry, 34: 121–126.
Stamm A.J. (1964): Wood and Cellulose Science. New York, Ronald Press: 549.
Udoakpan U.I. (2013): Assessment of some physical properties of Pinus caribeae in a four different age plantation in Oluwa Forest Reserve, Nigeria. ARPN Journal of Science and Technology, 3: 662–668
TS 4176 (1984): Wood-sampling sample trees and logs for determination of physical and mechanical properties of wood in homogeneous stands. Ankara, Turkish Standard Institute: 7.
TS 2470 (1976): Wood-sampling methods and general requirements for physical and mechanical tests. Ankara, Turkish Standard Institute: 5.
Ugrenovic I. (1950): Wood Technology. Zagreb, Nakladni zadod Hrvatske: 254.
Walker J.C.F., Butterfield B.G., Langrish T.A.G., Harris J.M., Uprichard J.M. (1993): Primary Wood Processing: Principles and Practice. London, Chapman and Hall: 595.
Wodzicki T. J. (2001): Natural factors affecting wood structure. Wood Science and Technology, 35, 5-26
download PDF

© 2020 Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences | Prohlášení o přístupnosti