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Botanical and Commercial Range of Balsam Fir In the Lake StatesAuthor(s): Paul O. Rudolf
Source: Research Note NC-16. 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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DescriptionAccurate maps showing the distribution of important tree species are valuable to foresters, botanists, wildlife specialists, land managers, and others. Although the general natural ranges for our principal tree species have been well known for some time, new information continues to develop. Commercial ranges, hoever, have not previously been mapped precisely, and artificial extensions of ranges generally have not been mapped at all. Fore these reasons, range maps of the principal forest tree species have been prepared for the Lake States (Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin), and that for balsam fir (Abies balsamea (L.) Mill.) is presented here.
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CitationRudolf, Paul O. 1966. Botanical and Commercial Range of Balsam Fir In the Lake States. Research Note NC-16. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsmaps, balsam fir, lake states
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