Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Release Accelerates Growth of Yellow-Poplar -- an 18-Year Look

Author(s):

Robert D. Williams

Year:

1976

Publication type:

Research Note (RN)

Primary Station(s):

Northern Research Station

Historical Station(s):

North Central Research Station

Source:

Research Note NC-202. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

Description

Yellow-poplar seedlings that germinated and were completely released from woody competition in 1957 (the first year after a harvest cut) were four times taller and five times larger in diameter after the 1973 growing season than seedlings that were not released.

Citation

Williams, Robert D. 1976. Release Accelerates Growth of Yellow-Poplar -- an 18-Year Look. Research Note NC-202. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

Publication Notes

  • We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
  • This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
https://www.fs.usda.gov/treesearch/pubs/11380