Coppice and early-stage plantations

Description (English)

Forest treated as coppice without standards. Plantations with a dominant canopy of young trees that are still less than 5 m in height. Plantations of dwarf trees or shrubs cultivated for wood or small-tree production, with a regular whole-plant harvesting regime, including short-rotation Salix beds for biomass production, Christmas tree crops, tree nurseries.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T4-7

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Indicator species

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Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G5.7 Coppice and early-stage plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G5.7 Coppice and early-stage plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G5.7 Coppice and early-stage plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G5.7 Coppice and early-stage plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G5.7 Coppice and early-stage plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G4.6 Early-stage woodland and coppice same
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