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Age-size relationships in all-aged northern hardwoodsAuthor(s): Barton M. Blum
Source: Forest Research Note NE-125. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 1-3
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionDuring the summer of 1960, a series of clearcuttings in small patches were made in an old-growth stand of northern hardwoods on the Bartlett Experimental Forest, Bartlett, New Hampshire. This provided an opportunity to observe the variation in ages of a wide range of trees of different sites and species. The annual rings of over 100 stumps were counted in this stand of typical all-aged, old-growth birch, beech, and maple - which has been untouched by loggers since some light cutting took place late in the 19th century.
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CitationBlum, Barton M. 1961. Age-size relationships in all-aged northern hardwoods. Forest Research Note NE-125. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 1-3
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