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Red Pine Seedling Establishment after Shelterwood-Strip HarvestingAuthor(s): John W. Benzie; Alvin A. Alm
Source: Research Note NC-224. 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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DescriptionShelterwood-strip harvesting in a mature red pine stand provided favorable growing conditions for red pine seedlings established by planting nursery stock, by planting 10-week-old to 1-year-old tubelings, and by direct seeding. How long the shelterwood-strips can be left standing before they seriously affect seedling development to be determined
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CitationBenzie, John W.; Alm, Alvin A. 1977. Red Pine Seedling Establishment after Shelterwood-Strip Harvesting. Research Note NC-224. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsregeneration, planting, seeding, tubelings, visual quality
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