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Fire effects in northeastern forests: red pine.Author(s): Cary Rouse
Source: General Technical Report NC-129. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionFire and red pine are closely associated. Fires can provide red pine with the mineral soil and freedom from competition it needs to become well established. Fire can also be used to control pests, increase tree growth, enhance aesthetics, and improve wildlife habitat.
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CitationRouse, Cary. 1988. Fire effects in northeastern forests: red pine. General Technical Report NC-129. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsPinus resinosa, red pine, ecology, fire management, silviculture
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