Definition of coppice with standards in English:

coppice with standards

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historical
  • Managed woodland consisting of coppiced shrubs or trees, with scattered trees that are allowed to reach full height.

    • ‘To improve the quality of harvests, foresters have been modifying forestry techniques for over a century, notably by converting old coppice with standards to even-aged high-forests.’
    • ‘Moreover, coppice and coppice with standards no longer provide the revenue which private owners expect.’
    • ‘Reinstatement of coppice with standards will be beneficial with protection from deer damage.’
    • ‘Where coppice with standards is the objective, then no more than 10 native standard trees per hectare are kept.’
    • ‘He prescribed coppice with standards under a 30 year rotation, the scheme had worked satisfactory.’