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Information about old growth for selected forest type groups in the eastern United States.Author(s): Lucy E. Tyrrell; Gregory J. Nowacki; David S. Buckley; Elizabeth A. Nauertz; Jeffrey N. Niese; Jeanette L. Rollinger; John C. Zasada; John C. Zasada
Source: General Technical Report NC-197. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station. 507 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionCompiles information about old-growth attributes for nine forest type groups that occur in the eastern United States. A range of values for each old-growth attribute for each forest type is summarized regionally from published and unpublished sources.
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CitationTyrrell, Lucy E.; Nowacki, Gregory J.; Buckley, David S.; Nauertz, Elizabeth A.; Niese, Jeffrey N.; Rollinger, Jeanette L.; Crow , Thomas S.; Zasada, John C. 1998. Information about old growth for selected forest type groups in the eastern United States. General Technical Report NC-197. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsold growth, old-growth forest, forest structure, coarse woody debris
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