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Development of old-growth northern hardwoods on Bartlett Experimental Forest - a 22-year recordAuthor(s): Stanley M. Filip; David A. Marquis; William B. Leak
Source: Station Paper NE-135. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 7 p.
Publication Series: Science Perspectives (SP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionNorthern hardwood forests provide the industries of New England with their most valuable woods: yellow birch and sugar maple for veneer, paper birch for turning stock, and other hardwood species for a variety of specialty products. As a result of recent developments in hardwood pulping, these northern hardwood forests now represent a tremendous reservoir of raw material to the pulp and paper industry. To ensure a continued and balanced supply of timber for these wood-using industries, foresters must be well equipped with information on the growth and development of northern hardwoods.
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CitationFilip, Stanley M.; Marquis, David A.; Leak, William B. 1960. Development of old-growth northern hardwoods on Bartlett Experimental Forest - a 22-year record. Station Paper NE-135. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 7 p.
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