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Estimating fire-caused mortality and injury in oak-hickory forests.Author(s): Robert M. Loomis
Source: Research Paper NC-94. 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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DescriptionPresents equations and graphs for predicting fire-caused tree mortality and equations for estimating basal wound dimensions for surviving trees. The methods apply to black oak, white oak, and some other species of the oak-hickory forest type.
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CitationLoomis, Robert M. 1973. Estimating fire-caused mortality and injury in oak-hickory forests. Research Paper NC-94. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsblack oak, white oak, hickory, forest fire damage appraisal, forest fire effects
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