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Habitat mapping and interpretation in New EnglandAuthor(s): William B. Leak
Source: Res. Pap. NE-496. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 28p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionRecommendations are given on the classification of forest land in New England on the basis of physiographic region, climate (elevation, latitude), mineralogy, and habitat. A habitat map for the Bartlett Experimental Forest in New Hampshire is presented based on land form, vegetation, and soil materials. For each habitat or group of habitats, data are presented on stand composition, understory vegetation, biomass, volume, and diameter development by species.
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CitationLeak, William B. 1982. Habitat mapping and interpretation in New England. Res. Pap. NE-496. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 28p.
Keywordsland classification, site, soils, northern hardwoods
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