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Leslie C. Brodie

Leslie C. Brodie
Land and Watershed Management
3625 SW 93rd Avenue
Olympia, WA 98512
United States
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Research Highlights

Thinning to create gaps in forest canopy increases structural variability in conifer plantations

Year: 2018
Two studies provide scientific basis for stand treatments designed to accelerate bio- and structural diversity in uniform conifer stands in western Washington and Oregon.

Harvesting Overstory Trees Results in Little Damage to Residual Trees

Year: 2013
A growing number of land owners and managers have expressed interest in harvest treatments that retain a partial overstory of trees to reduce the visual impact of the harvest and to benefit wildlife or other ecosystem components.