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Roadside brush control with 2,4,5-T on eastern national forestsAuthor(s): W. E. McQuilken; L. R. Strickenberg
Source: Station Paper NE-148. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 24 p.
Publication Series: Science Perspectives (SP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionMaintenance standards for roads within the national forests in the East have, until recently, included annual mowing of the shoulders. One or occasionally two passes with a mower carrying a 5-foot cutter bar were made on each side of the road. Costs for this kind of operation were about $16 per road mile per year.
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CitationMcQuilken, W. E.; Strickenberg, L. R. 1961. Roadside brush control with 2,4,5-T on eastern national forests. Station Paper NE-148. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 24 p.
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