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Crown release accelerates diameter growth and crown development of yellow birch saplings.Author(s): Gayne G. Erdmann; Richard M. Godman; Robert R. Oberg
Source: Research Paper NC-117. 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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DescriptionReports 3-year diameter growth, height growth, and crown responses of 16-year-old dominant and codominant saplings to five degrees of crown release.
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CitationErdmann, Gayne G.; Godman, Richard M.; Oberg, Robert R. 1975. Crown release accelerates diameter growth and crown development of yellow birch saplings. Research Paper NC-117. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsBetula alleghaniensis, yellow birch, crown thinning, crop tree, crown classes, stem quality
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