Environmental Issues

environmental issuesThese publications report on Scion’s research, covering a broad range of topics from bio-based energy/materials through to forestry science. Electronic copies of these publications can be obtained at the Scion Digital Library http://cdm20044.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p20044coll6 or by emailing publications@scionresearch.com.  Printed copies of some publications can also be purchased for delivery within New Zealand. Please complete the downloadable order form and send it to publications@scionresearch.com. Requests will be actioned within two working days of receipt.

 

Davis, M., Xue, J., & Clinton, P. (2015). Planted-forest Nutrition. (S0014). Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Scion, & NRFA. (2014). Fire weather index system tables for New Zealand - 3rd ed. (S0004). Christchurch, New Zealand: Scion Rural Research Group in association with the National Rural Fire Authority. Print copy not available.

Baillie, B. R., & Evanson, T. C. (2014). Impact of an extreme weather event on headwater streams: Progress report 2014. (S0006). Rotorua, New Zealand: New Zealand Forest Research Institute Ltd. Print copy not available.

Paul, T. (2014). Using smartphones to record monitoring data to aid wilding conifer management in New Zealand. (S0010). Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Yao, R., Velarde, S., & Harrison, D. (2014). Analysing ecosystem services in the Ōhiwa catchment. (S0011). Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Baillie, B. R., & Evanson, T. C. (2013). Impact of an extreme weather event on headwater streams: Progress report 2013. (S0002). Rotorua, New Zealand: New Zealand Forest Research Institute Ltd. Print copy not available.

Clifford, V. R., Pearce, H. G., & Anderson, S. A. J. (2013). A field guide to New Zealand fuels. (S0003). Christchurch, New Zealand: Scion, Rural Fire Research Group. Print copy not available.

Clifford, V. R., Pearce, H. G., & Anderson, S. A. J. (2013). A technical guide to New Zealand fuels. (S0005). Christchurch, New Zealand: Scion, Rural Fire Research Group. Print copy not available.

Pearce, H. G., Anderson, S. A. J., & Clifford, V. R. (2012). A manual for predicting fire behavious in New Zealand fuels - 2nd ed. (P130/2). Christchurch, New Zealand: Scion, Rural Fire Research Group. Print copy not available.

Palmer, D. J., Höck, B. K., Lowe, D. J., Dunningham, A. G., & Payn, T. W. (2009). Developing national-scale terrain attributes for New Zealand (TANZ). (FRI Bulletin No.232). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Jack, M., & Hall, P. (2009). Bioenergy options for New Zealand: Research and development strategy. (P077). Rotorua,New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Hall, P., Jack, M., Hock, B., Palmer, D., Kimberly, M., Pawson, S., Walter, C., Wilcox, P., Giltrap, D., Aussiel, A.-G., Ekanayake, J., Newsome, P., Dymond, J., Todd, M., Zhang, W., Kerr, S., & Stroombergen, A. (2009). Bioenergy options for New Zealand - Analysis of large-scale forestry for bioenergy: Productivity, land use and environmental & economic implications. (P078). Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Hall, P., Hock, B., Palmer, D., Nicholas, I., Stroombergen, A., McKissack, D., de Vos, R., & Heubeck, S. (2009). Bioenergy options for New Zealand - Transition analysis: The role of woody biomass from existing forests and drivers for change in energy supply in New Zealand. (P079). Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Hall, P., & Jack, M. (2008). Bioenergy options for New Zealand - Pathways analysis: Energy demand, pathways evaluation, economics of purpose grown energy forests, life cycle analysis of biomass resource to consumer energy. (P076). Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Pearce, H. G., & Anderson, S. A. J. (2008). A manual for predicting fire behaviour in New Zealand fuels. (P130). Christchurch, New Zealand: Scion, Rural Fire Research Group. Print copy not available.

Hall, P., & Gifford, J. (2007). Bioenergy options for New Zealand - Situation analysis: Biomass resources and conversion technologies. (P075). Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion. Print copy not available.

Pearce, H. G., Hamilton, R. W., & Millman, R. I. (2004). Fire behaviour and firefighter safety implications associated with the Bucklands Crossing fire burnover of 24 March 1998. (FRI Bulletin No.197, Forest and Rural Fire Scientific and Technical Series, Report No.4). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Collins, M., Barnard, T., Bayne, K., Duignan, A., & Shayer, S. (2003). Building green in New Zealand: Wood - a sustainable construction choice. (FRI Bulletin No.226). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Langer, E. R. L., & Tomlinson, C. J. (2003). Attitudes to forestry among representative population groups in the Gisborne/East Coast Region. (P113. Sustainable Forest Management Technical Report No.2). Rotorua, New Zealand: New Zealand Forest Research Institute Ltd. Print copy not available.

Fogarty, L. G. (2002). A flammability guide for some common New Zealand native tree and shrub species. (FRI Bulletin No.197, Forest and Rural Fire Scientific and Technical Series, Report No.6). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Höck, B. K., Langer, E. R., Ledgard, N., & Manley, B. (2001). Economic and social impacts of land-use change in the unimproved pastoral highlands of the New Zealand high country: A methodological case study. (FRI Bulletin No.210). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Te Morenga, L., Manley, B., & Höck, B. (2001). Regional models of the economic impacts of five scenarios of land-use change in the Mackenzie/Waitaki basin: Model inputs and results. (FRI Bulletin No.214). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Bates, S., Bayne, K., & Killerby, S. (2001). Room for a view: Three visions of the future urban environment in Australasia. (FRI Bulletin No.224). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Alexander, M. E. (2000). Fire behaviour as a factor in forest and rural fire suppression. (FRI Bulletin No.197, Forest and Rural Fire Scientific and Technical Series, Report No.5). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Maclaren, J. P. (2000). Trees in the greenhouse: The role of forestry in mitigating the enhanced greenhouse effect. (FRI Bulletin No.219). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Richardson, J., Bjorheden, R., Hakkila, P., Lowe, A. T., & Smith, C. T. (2000). Bioenergy from sustainable forestry: Principles and practice. Proceedings of IEA Bioenergy Task 18 Workshop, 16-20 October, 2000, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia. (FRI Bulletin No.223). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Robb, C., & Barkle, G. F. (2000). New Zealand guidelines for utilisation of sewage effluent on land - Part 1: The design process. (P057/1). Rotorua, New Zealand: New Zealand Land Treatment Collective and Forest Research. Print copy not available.

NZLTC. (2000). New Zealand guidelines for utilisation of sewage effluent on land - Part 2: Issues for design and management. (P057/2). Rotorua, New Zealand: New Zealand Land Treatment Collective and Forest Research. Print copy not available.

Lowe, A. T., & Smith, C. T. (1999). Developing systems for integrating bioenergy into environmentally sustainable forestry: Proceedings of the International Energy Agency, Bioenergy Agreement Task 18, 7-11 September 1998, Nokia, Finland. (FRI Bulletin No.211). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Rasmussen, J. H., & Fogarty, L. G. (1997). A case study of grassland fire behaviour and suppression: The Tikokino fire of 31 January 1991. (FRI Bulletin No.197, Forest and Rural Fire Scientific and Technical Series, Report No.2). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Tomer, M. D., Schipper, L. A., Knowles, S. F., Rijkse, W. C., McMahon, S. D., Smith, C. T., Thorn, A. J., & Charleson, T. (1997). A land-based system for treatment of municipal wastewater at Whakarewarewa Forest, New Zealand: Characterisation of soil, plant, ground water and wetland components. (FRI Bulletin No.199). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Hunter, I. R. (1996). The occurrence and treatment of magnesium deficiency in radiata pine in New Zealand. (FRI Bulletin No.172). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Fogarty, L. G. (1996). Two rural/urban interface fires in the Wellington suburb of Karori: Assessment of associated burning conditions and fire control strategies. (FRI Bulletin No.197, Forest and Rural Fire Scientific and Technical Series, Report No.1). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Fogarty, L. G., Jackson, A. F., & Lindsay, W. T. (1996). Fire behaviour, suppression and lessons from the Berwick Forest Fire of 26 February 1995. (FRI Bulletin No.197, Forest and Rural Fire Scientific and Technical Series, Report No.3). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Maclaren, J. P. (1996). Environmental effects of planted forests in New Zealand: The implications of continued afforestation of pasture. (FRI Bulletin No.198). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Jappinen, A., & Offen, S. (1995). Timber size control in sawmills: A do-it-yourself guide. (FRI Bulletin No.189). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Burns, B. R., & Leathwick, J. R. (1992). Vegetation map of the Waipoua Forest Sanctuary and environs, Northland, New Zealand. (FRI Bulletin No.143). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry. Print copy available within New Zealand for NZ$49.50 inc p&p.

Maclaren, P., & Wakelin, S. J. (1991). Forestry and forest products as a carbon sink in New Zealand. (FRI Bulletin No.162). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry. Print copy not available.

Murphy, G. E., Blundell, W. M., & Fahey, B. D. (1991). Environmental constraints on forest harvesting in the Marlborough Sounds. (FRI Bulletin No.166). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Shula, R. G. (1990). A selective annotated forest energy bibliography. (FRI Bulletin No.149). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Leathwick, J. R. (1990). Vegetation map of the Pureora Mountain Ecological Area, North Island, New Zealand, 1:15 875. (FRI Bulletin No.157). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry. Print copy available within New Zealand for NZ$49.50 inc p&p.

Leathwick, J. R. (1990). Vegetation map of the Waipapa ecological area, North Island, New Zealand. (FRI Bulletin No.158). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry. Print copy available within New Zealand for NZ$49.50 inc p&p.

Somerville, A., Wakelin, S., & Whitehouse, L. (Eds.). (1989). Workshop on wind damage in New Zealand exotic forests. Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, Ministry of Forestry. Print copy not available.

Brownlie, R. K., & Kelliher, F. M. (1989). Puruki Forest climate: Measurement techniques, database, preliminary analyses. (FRI Bulletin No.147). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Parker, R. W. (1988). Disposal of steel process waste at Waiuku Forest: Experiments with production waste. (FRI Bulletin No.141). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Ledgard, N. J., & Baker, G. C. (1988). Mountainland forestry: 30 years' research in the Craigieburn Range, New Zealand. (FRI Bulletin No.145). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Parker, R. W. (1987). Disposal of steel process waste at Waiuku State Forest. (FRI Bulletin No.127). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Leathwick, J. R. (1987). Waiapa ecological area: A study of vegetation pattern in a scientific reserve. (FRI Bulletin No.130). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Vincent, T. G. (1987). Certification system for forest tree seed and planting stock. (FRI Bulletin No.134). Rotorua, New Zealand: Ministry of Forestry, Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Parker, R. W., & Parker, A. L. (1986). Boron, lead, and zinc as contaminants in forest ecosystems: A literature review. (FRI Bulletin No.103). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Phillips, C. J., & Pearce, A. J. (1986). Terrain stability zoning of the Pouturu and Huiarua blocks of Tokomaru State Forest. (FRI Bulletin No.109). Rotorua, New Zealand, New Zealand Forest Service: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Davis, M. R., & Orwin, J. (1985). Report on a survey of the proposed Wapiti area, West Nelson. (FRI Bulletin No.84). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Hall, G., & Allen, R. (1985). Reconnaissance vegetation survey programs. (FRI Bulletin No.88). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Will, G. (1985). Nutrient deficiencies and fertiliser use in New Zealand exotic forests. (FRI Bulletin No.97). Rotorua, New Zealand Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Baddeley, C. J. (1985). Assessments of wild animal abundance. (FRI Bulletin No.106). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

McNulty, D. (1984). Craigieburn Valley snow safety and avalanche control programme. (FRI Bulletin No.59). Rotorua, New Zealand, New Zealand Forest Service: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

McNulty, D. (1984). Broken River snow safety and avalanche control programme. (FRI Bulletin No.60). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Twaddle, A. (1984). Variation in skidsite area amongst some exotic forests. (FRI Bulletin No.64). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Murphy, G. (1984). A survey of soil disturbance caused by harvesting machinery in New Zealand plantation forests. (FRI Bulletin No.69). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Nicholson, G. (1984). Methods of soil, plant, and water analysis. (FRI Bulletin No.70). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Leathwick, J. R. (1984). Phenology of some common trees, shrubs, and lianes in four central North Island forests. (FRI Bulletin No.72). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Blundell, W. M. (1984). Forest Service salvage logging in Kaingaroa Forest. (FRI Bulletin No.77). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Phillips, C. J., & Pearce, A. J. (1984). Terrain stability zoning of the Owhena-Mangawhero Block of Tokomaru State Forest. (FRI Bulletin No.91). Rotorua, New Zealand, New Zealand Forest Service: Forest Research Institute. Print copy not available.

Phillips, C. J., & Pearce, A. J. (1984). Terrain stability zoning of the Makomako Block of Tokomaru State Forest. (FRI Bulletin No.92). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.

Allen, R. B., Rose, A. B., & Evans, G. R. (1983). Grassland survey manual: A permanent plot record. (FRI Bulletin No.43). Rotorua, New Zealand: Forest Research Institute, New Zealand Forest Service. Print copy not available.