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A Stocking Guide for Allegheny Hardwoods and Its Use in Controlling Intermediate CuttingsAuthor(s): Benjamin A. Roach
Source: Res. Pap. NE-373. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 30p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionA stocking guide for stands of Allegheny hardwoods (sugar maple or sugar maple-beech with varying admixtures of black cherry, red maple, white ash, sweet birch, and other species) on the Allegheny Plateau in northwestern Pennsylvania. Included are procedures for evaluating stocking and stand conditions, thinning even-aged stands, determining minimum residual stocking, distributing the basal-area cut in a stand, and using the guide for selection cutting.
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CitationRoach, Benjamin A. 1977. A Stocking Guide for Allegheny Hardwoods and Its Use in Controlling Intermediate Cuttings. Res. Pap. NE-373. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 30p.
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