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Bark Characteristics Indicate Age and Growth Rate of Yellow BirchAuthor(s): Knud E. Clausen; Richard M. Godman
Source: Research Note NC-75. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionYellow birch trees with peeling or smooth bark tend to be younger and faster growing than rough-barked trees of similar diameters and should be selected as crop trees or superior tree candidates.
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CitationClausen, Knud E.; Godman, Richard M. 1969. Bark Characteristics Indicate Age and Growth Rate of Yellow Birch. Research Note NC-75. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsbark, yellow birch, crop trees
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