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Severe burning treatment tested on lowland pine sitesAuthor(s): S. Little; E. B. Moore
Source: Station Paper NE-64. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 11 p.
Publication Series: Science Perspectives (SP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionSince the prescribed use of fire is a fairly new silvicultural technique for preparing seedbeds for pine in the New Jersey pine region, it has been used rather cautiously. Burning treatments have been made in the winter, when periodic light fires can be easily controlled. The treatments have been used almost exclusively on upland sites.
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CitationLittle, S.; Moore, E. B. 1953. Severe burning treatment tested on lowland pine sites. Station Paper NE-64. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 11 p.
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