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    Author(s): Edwin S. Miyata; Helmuth M. Steinhilb; Glenn D. Mroz; Lynne A. Coyer
    Date: 1983
    Source: Research Paper NC-238. 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

    Discusses the results of a field test of a Pettibone Master 1500 skidder and Flecor Corporation SS812 roller chopper for site preparation work in Wisconsin. Includes cost, productivity, and effectiveness of site preparation on 23.4 acres (9.47 ha).

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    Citation

    Miyata, Edwin S.; Steinhilb, Helmuth M.; Mroz, Glenn D.; Coyer, Lynne A. 1983. Productivity of a large-wheeled skidder and roller chopper for preparing sites. Research Paper NC-238. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    species conversion, hardwoods, conifers, costs, production, effectiveness

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