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Perspectives on the ecology and silviculture of oak-dominated forests in the Central and Eastern States.Author(s): Paul S. Johnson
Source: General Technical Report NC-153. 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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DescriptionDescribes the historical and ecological relations between oaks, fire, and humans and reports the consequent silvicultural options and limitations in managing and sustaining oak-dominated forests.
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CitationJohnson, Paul S. 1992. Perspectives on the ecology and silviculture of oak-dominated forests in the Central and Eastern States. General Technical Report NC-153. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsQuercus, oak, fire, regeneration methods, savannas, old-growth
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