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Tropical Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center

 

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The Tropical Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center (TropHTIRC) is a collaborative tropical research, development and technology transfer effort between industry, university, private, state and federal entities to advance tree improvement of hardwoods for increased forest productivity in hardwood restoration and reforestation programs.



Strategic Planning Meeting, October 20-21, 2010
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Young-Growth Koa Wood Quality Assessment & Demonstration Project

HFIA teamed up with the US Forest Service and University of Hawai‘i to implement the Young-Growth Koa Wood Quality Assessment and Demonstration project. Others involved include Kamehameha Schools, Department of Hawaiian Home Lands, and Parker Ranch. HFIA contracted with subcontractors to harvest and mill the project trees. (More...)
 

 

Purdue University Purdue University Department of Forestry and Natural Resources USDA Forest Service Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center