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Silvicultural methods for regenerating oaksAuthor(s): F. Bryan Clark; Richard F. Watt
Source: In: Oak Symposium Proceedings. 1971 August 16-20; U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: Upper Darby, PA. 37-43.
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Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionAdvance reproduction is the key to forming the new oak stand. However, the size or strength of the advance stems is just as important as number. Most oak stands approaching maturity have enough advance reproduction, but many do not. In such cases, harvest cuttings must be delayed and overstory densities regulated to favor the establishment and development of new oaks in the understory.
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CitationClark, F. Bryan; Watt, Richard F. 1971. Silvicultural methods for regenerating oaks. In: Oak Symposium Proceedings. 1971 August 16-20; U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: Upper Darby, PA. 37-43.
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