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Quaking aspen productivity recovers after repeated prescribed fire.Author(s): D. A. Perala
Source: Research Paper NC-324. 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 how quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx.) stand recovered after logging, and logging and burning. Aspen suckering was profuse after each destructive episode but differences in stockability caused different yield trajectories.
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CitationPerala, D. A. 1995. Quaking aspen productivity recovers after repeated prescribed fire. Research Paper NC-324. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsPopulus tremuloides, stockability, self-thinning, aspen
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