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    Author(s): James A. Johnson; Rodger A. Arola; Edwin S. Miyata
    Date: 1982
    Source: Research Paper NC-217. 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

    Tests the feasibility and economics of compacting hardwood tops with a prototype shearing and bunching device prior to skidding. Presents productivity levels and costs associated with compacting, skidding, and chipping hardwood tops.

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    Citation

    Johnson, James A.; Arola, Rodger A.; Miyata, Edwin S. 1982. Recovery of residue tops in selectively cut northern hardwood stands. Research Paper NC-217. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    logging residue, chipping, tree damage, productivity, cost

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