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The potential for harvesting "puckerbrush" for fuel.Author(s): James A. Mattson; Sharon A. Winsauer
Source: Research Paper NC-262. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionDocuments the biomass in 12 typical stands of puckerbrush and evaluates the feasibility of several potential systems to harvest these stands. Identifies areas of needed development for economically viable harvesting systems.
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CitationMattson, James A.; Winsauer, Sharon A. 1985. The potential for harvesting "puckerbrush" for fuel. Research Paper NC-262. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsbiomass, energy, small trees, swath harvesters, fuel drying
- Alternate biomass harvesting systems using conventional equipment
- Production economics of harvesting young hardwood stands in central Appalachia
- Production economics of harvesting small-diameter hardwood stands in central Appalachia
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