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Introduction

Wood has been used for thousands of years for fuel, as a construction material, for making tools and weapons, furniture and paper, and as a feed-stock for the production of purified cellulose and its derivatives, such as cellophane and cellulose acetate.1

Welcome to the Wood category. Please use this category for your research projects pertaining to the study and research of wood. The wood research projects could include analysis about lumber and the properties and attributes of a specific wood species.

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Research links

The links provided below are helpful links for our editors to use, they are by no means meant to be the only source. If you find links that are helpful for the research of this subject, please include them below.

https://www.fpl.fs.fed.us/index.php (Forest Products Laboratory)

https://www.treesearch.fs.fed.us/ (US Forest Service Tree Search)

http://web.utk.edu/~grissino/index.htm (The Science of Tree Rings)

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Files and images in this category

File Gallery: Wood

  ID T Name Actions
181 Eastern Hemlock Tree Bark
Photograph of the bark of the Canadian Hemlocken (Tsuga canadensis en ). Photo taken at the Tyler Arboretum where its species was identified.

Attribution: By Photo by and (c)2016 Derek Ramsey (Ram-Man) [GFDL 1.2 (http://www.gnu.org/licenses/old-licenses/fdl-1.2.html) or CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Canadian_Hemlock_Tsuga_canadensis_Bark_Horizontal.jpg
180 Tsuga Canadensis (Linnaeus) Carriere
Eastern Hemlock at the northeast end of Hill Road in Berlin, Rensselaer County, New York

Reference: "File:2017-09-10 13 19 28 Eastern Hemlock at the northeast end of Hill Road in Berlin, Rensselaer County, New York.jpg." Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. 22 Jan 2018, 12:01 UTC. 22 Sep 2018, 22:18 .
179 Eastern Hemlock Cones And Foliage
Eastern Hemlock cones and foliage

Reference: Large Image for Tsuga Canadensis (Eastern Hemlock) | USDA PLANTS. https://plants.usda.gov/java/largeImage?imageID=tsca_002_ahp.tif. Accessed 22 Sept. 2018.
178 Sitka Spruce Slab
Sitka Spruce slab by Cook Woods

Reference: “Live Edge Sitka Spruce Mini Slab.” Cook Woods, https://www.cookwoods.com/products/live-edge-sitka-spruce-mini-slab-3. Accessed 7 Sept. 2018.
177 Sitka Spruce Foliage
Picea sitchensis foliage, Wild Pacific Trail, Ucluelet, Vancouver Island, British Columbia.

Attribution: By Roland Tanglao from Vancouver, Canada (Wild-Pacific-Trail-20100606-IMG_1148.jpg) [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Picea_sitchensis_Wild_Pacific_Trail,_Ucluelet_4.jpg
176 Sitka Spruce Tree Bark
Tree bark of the Sitka Spruce

Attribution: By Botaurus [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Forst-Billenhagen-Picea-sitchensis-13-04-2008-177.jpg
175 Sitka Spruce Cones And Foliage
The cone and accompanying foliage of a Sitka Spruce

Attribution: By Walter Siegmund [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Picea_sitchensis_5713.JPG
174 Picea Sitchensis (Bongard) Carriere
The San Juan Spruce: Canada's Largest Sitka Spruce

Attribution: By Tim Gage from Vancouver, Canada (IMGP3641Uploaded by Skeezix1000) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_San_Juan_Spruce_-_the_largest_Sitka_Spruce_in_Canada.jpg
173 Engelmann Spruce Foliage
Engelmann Spruce foilage, needles
Reference: Picea Engelmannii (Engelmann Spruce) Description. https://www.conifers.org/pi/Picea_engelmannii.php. Accessed 7 Sept. 2018.
171 Engleman Spruce guitar set
Classical, Torrefied Engelmann Spruce Guitar set

Reference: “Classical, 1 Torrefied Engelmann Spruce Guitar Set (3A BEARCLAW) - Stock# 9576.” Bow River Wood to Works, https://www.woodtoworks.com/Classical-1-Torrefied-Engelmann-Spruce-Guitar-set-3A-BEARCLAW--Stock-9576_p_18127.html. Accessed 7 Sept. 2018.

References

1 Wikipedia contributors. "Wood." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 9 Feb. 2017. Web. 11 Feb. 2017.
 
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