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Mapping vulnerability of spruce-fir stands in the Northeast to spruce budworm attackAuthor(s): Thomas F. McLintock
Source: Station Paper NE-21. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 20 p.
Publication Series: Science Perspectives (SP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionOnce again a spruce budworm epidemic threatens to destroy large volumes of timber in the Northeast. One defense against the budworm is to cut and utilize trees in those stands in which the budworms are most apt to feed and breed. In this report the author presents three practical methods of determining what trees or stands should be cut first.
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CitationMcLintock, Thomas F. 1949. Mapping vulnerability of spruce-fir stands in the Northeast to spruce budworm attack. Station Paper NE-21. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 20 p.
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