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The white pine - oak forests of the anthracite regionAuthor(s): C. F. Burnham; M. J. Ferree; F. E. Cunningham
Source: Station Paper NE-8. Philadelphia, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 35 p.
Publication Series: Science Perspectives (SP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe white pine - oak forests in the Anthracite Region occupy approximately one-fifth of the forested area. They occur chiefly in the central and southern counties of the region and are characteristic of the fairly fertile agricultural sections in the rolling foothills. Sixty-nine percent are located in these farming areas, another 23 percent are in less accessible forests, and only 8 percent are in the vicinity of the coal fields.
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CitationBurnham, C. F.; Ferree, M. J.; Cunningham, F. E. 1947. The white pine - oak forests of the anthracite region. Station Paper NE-8. Philadelphia, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 35 p.
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