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Structural legacies of catastrophic windstorm in a mature Great Lakes aspen forest.Author(s): Brian J. Palik; James Robl
Source: Research Paper NC-337. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionWe report on biological legacies resulting from a major windstorm in a Minnesota aspen forest and suggest guidelines for managing legacies with silvicultural disturbance.
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CitationPalik, Brian J.; Robl, James. 1999. Structural legacies of catastrophic windstorm in a mature Great Lakes aspen forest. Research Paper NC-337. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station
Keywordsaspen, biological legacy, natural disturbance, silvicultural disturbance
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