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Strip clearcutting to regenerate northern hardwoods.Author(s): Frederick T. Metzger
Source: Research Paper NC-186. 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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DescriptionDescribes results of strip clearcutting trials in mature northern hardwood and hemlock-hardwood stands in the Lake States. Two strip width and orientations were tested, with and without herbicide treatment of the advance regeneration. Establishment, growth, and species composition of the regeneration were assessed.
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CitationMetzger, Frederick T. 1980. Strip clearcutting to regenerate northern hardwoods. Research Paper NC-186. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordssugar maple, yellow birch, red maple, eastern hemlock, even-aged silvicultural systems, herbicides, Michigan, Wisconsin
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