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Morphology of jack pine and tamarack needles in dense stands.Author(s): Terry F. Strong; J. Zavitkovski
Source: Research Paper NC-153. 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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DescriptionEffects of position in the crown on needle morphology and surface area were studied. Needle length, surface area, and dry weight increased and specific needs area decreased from the lower to the upper third of the crown.
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CitationStrong, Terry F.; Zavitkovski, J. 1978. Morphology of jack pine and tamarack needles in dense stands. Research Paper NC-153. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsbiomass, trees, crown, conifers, measurements
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