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Larch Litter Removal Has No Significant Effect On RunoffAuthor(s): Richard S. Startz; David N. Tolsted
Source: Research Note NC-163. 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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DescriptionRunoff was measured on paired litter-removed, litter-left plots in an 11-year-old European larch plantation. On five of the six pairs of plots, the plot with the litter left intact yielded more runoff. however, the differences were neither statistically nor hydrologically significant.
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CitationStartz, Richard S.; Tolsted, David N. 1974. Larch Litter Removal Has No Significant Effect On Runoff. Research Note NC-163. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsoverland flow, infiltration, forestation, watershed management.
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