Keyword: Quercus suber

The thickness of cork oak trees varies highly, even when they are located in the same geographical location or stand. The objective was to
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The cork used in the manufacture of natural cork stoppers or technical stoppers must meet a number of conditions, including being free of certain
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Silvo-pastoral systems are quite common in the Alentejo region of south Portugal. Bringing together economic profitability and ecological sustainability is challenging and requires a
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Reducing the amount of damages in the cork oak forest is very important in terms of the sustainability of this ecosystem. Although some of
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The study aimed at assessing the value and trade-offs of a number of ecosystem services associated to cork oak woodland management under different sylvicultural
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Estimate reproduction cork thickness as a criterion to examine the commercial value and to fit a non-linear model for predicting cork weight to guide
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Cork harvesting, every 10 to 15 years depending on the region, requires trees in good phytosanitary conditions and is a potential source of stress,
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The objective of this study is to establish a vigilance map to identify the areas where cork oak is adapted or inadapted to the
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Cork oak ecosystems have been experiencing a serious decline in the last decades attributed to different causes, including wildfires. After fire trees may become
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This document presents the Network of Selected Cork Oak stands of Extremadura, an initiative for the conservation and improvement of forest genetic resources for
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