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Bulldozer better than poisons for preparing scrub oak planting sitesAuthor(s): W. E. McQuilkin
Source: Forest Research Note NE-7. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionBefore scrub oak lands can be reforested, some cheap and effective way of preparing planting sites must be found. Chemical weed killers have been tried, but they proved to be impractical for general use (see Northeastern Research Note 6).
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CitationMcQuilkin, W. E. 1951. Bulldozer better than poisons for preparing scrub oak planting sites. Forest Research Note NE-7. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
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