Outstanding work has been done in forestry research in India in the past now a history of more than a century. Many informations on the development of research analysis in Forest sciences are scattered into the literature and number of methods are available for research analysis of plants, water and soils. But, the analyst is confronted by some problems. The first problem is, to select a procedure, which will properly evaluate the related parameter. The second problem is, to discover appropriate contents, which are present in the experimental samples one is attempting to analyse. The third problem is, to find the most specific methods, appropriate to the required analysis.This manual will serve to further the cause of Forestry in general and Forestry Research in particular.
Dr. M.P. Singh, FMA, Head of the Deptt. Forest Sciences, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi-834006 (Jharkhand).
Dr. J.L. Srivastava, IFS, Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Retd.), Government of Jharkhand, Ranchi-834002.
Dr. R.B. Sah, Ph.D., Department of Silviculture, Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi-834006.