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    Author(s): David H. Alban
    Date: 1976
    Source: Research Paper NC-130. 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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    Description

    Methods are presented for estimating red pine site index from the height growth of red pine, site index of several associated species (jack pine, white pine, white spruce, or quaking aspen), and from easily measured soil properties. The restrictions and limitations of each method and their relative precision are discussed.

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    Citation

    Alban, David H. 1976. Estimating red pine site index in northern Minnesota. Research Paper NC-130. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    Pinus resinosa, red pine, growth intercept, forest soils, site productivity, interspecies relations

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